architecture for refugees

25th October 2016

Dutch housing associations and the integration of refugees

Encouraging messages from Amsterdam: “Social housing associations and the NGO Vluchtelingenwerk are assisting refugees with a residence status […]
25th October 2016

A castle in a refugee camp

Refugees in Sherkole, in the Benishangul-Gumuz region of Ethiopia, live in shelters predominantly built by NRC and other […]
20th October 2016

How Refugee Camp Architecture Is Capturing the Power of Shade

“According to the UN Refugee Agency, there are approximately 45.2 million people around the world who have been […]
20th October 2016

Planned informality: the need for flexibility and foresight in urban refugee settlements

“Take a flat land in the desert of Jordan near the Syrian border and place thousands of white […]
20th October 2016

Migrationlab presents: Welcome to the living room!

“Welcome to The living room is about transforming urban/public spaces into a public living rooms together with migrants, […]
20th October 2016

Using GIS technology to map shelter allocation in Azraq refugee camp

READ about key management system for shelters in Azraq! Source: BY UNHCR INNOVATION, JANUARY 15, 2015
19th October 2016

Winter is coming: the new crisis for refugees in Europe

“Record numbers of migrants and refugees crossed the Mediterranean to Europe in October – just in time for […]
19th October 2016

250,000 refugees have now fled Burundi

WATCH THE VIDEO ABOUT BURUNDIAN REFUGEES>>>
18th October 2016

Better Shelter Unit (Refugee Housing Unit)

“In the drought-swept expanses of Dollo Ado, Ethiopia, women wrapped in bright scarves lug plastic jerry cans of […]
18th October 2016

From Module to Urban Quarter

Academy for Architectural Culture organized a summer workshop: From Module to Urban Quarter, Case Study Houses for the 21st-Century […]
18th October 2016

Shelter summerization

A do-it-yourself upper canopy + veranda assembly kit to mitigate shelter internal temperature and offer an external protected […]
18th October 2016

Building Support through Shelter

Join the group Building Support through Shelter!  Their goals: “We are hoping to create safe shelters for refugees. […]