26th September 2016

Self Build Design by Lucas

Here’s a beautiful illustration made by Lucas, one of ‘Building in Calais jungle‘ amazing volunteers, to demonstrate how to […]
20th September 2016

Flüchtlingskrise? Wohnungsfrage! Warum 2016 das Jahr der Architekten werden könnte – Refugee crisis? Home solution!

“Nachdem Sophie Wolfrum, Manuel Herz und besonders Arno Brandlhuber die wahren Ursachen Deutscher Wohnungsnot nicht in der Flüchtlingskrise, […]
20th September 2016

Lord Rogers: Help for refugees is a mark of our civilisation

We must support those facing this crisis, says the award-winning architect whose family fled fascist Italy in 1939 […]
14th September 2016

Good Chance Theatre Dome

Good Chance builds temporary theatres of hope. Get to know more about Good Chance Theatre on it’s twitter […]
12th September 2016

Humanitarian architects work from the ground up

“There is a much wider role for architects and architecture than I had been led to believe both […]
11th September 2016

In Italy, a struggling town looks to refugees for revival

“In Italy, the job of settling and integrating asylum seekers belongs to local governments. Mayors across the impoverished […]
22nd August 2016

How to Build a Perfect Refugee Camp

“From the outside, the temporary shelter for Syrian civilians in Kilis, Turkey, doesn’t look like an inviting place […]
19th August 2016

Beyond the Tent: Why Refugee Camps Need Architects (Now More than Ever)

“In 2013 alone some 1 million people have poured out of Syria to escape a civil conflict that has been raging for […]
19th August 2016

EKO project

“Eko is up and running once more, from 8:00-20:00 there is a space where the community can come […]
16th August 2016

Refugee Republic – interactive map of the refugee camp in Domiz

Check the Refugee Republic and its interactive map about the Domiz refugee camp. You can find the Refugee […]
11th August 2016

“Jungle books” English lesson

Please check this report – diary by our friend from the MapFugees team! Educational spaces and people! “Funny atmosphere and […]
12th June 2016

ON!

The Architecture for Refugees – open source online platform is ON! Welcome to our open source online platform! We are […]
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 […]
12th October 2016

A COAT THAT TURNS INTO A TENT

GET TO KNOW MORE ABOUT THIS PROJECT! The project is led by professors Harriet Harriss and Graeme Brooker, and […]
20th September 2016

CAMPing in Zürich

The Architecture for Refugees’ upcoming presentation is going to be in Zürich! 29 October, 2016. 19.00 – EXIL […]
26th August 2016

EIN ZUHAUSE AUF 90 X 200 CM – a home on 90×200 cm

“Bis zu zwei Jahre leben Asylsuchende in der Schweiz meist in Mehrbettzimmern ohne jede Rückzugsmöglichkeit. Janina Peter und David Williner entwickelten eine […]
24th August 2016

Lost Cities and Losing oneself in the City

“What if we gave up the wish to contain cities and citizenships? The ambition to welcome newcomers within spaces […]
24th August 2016

Refugees Welcome: ‘Airbnb for asylum seekers’ started by German couple spreads around the world – and the UK could be next

HOME FOR REFUGEES – “We shouldn’t discuss if they are coming – they are coming and they are coming […]
18th August 2016

The (In)visible Architecture of Illegalised Refugees – Failed Architecture

“In the last few months groups of refugees have been campaigning to attract attention to their precarious position. Currently […]
16th August 2016

Refugee caps are the “cities of tomorrow”, says humanitarian-aid expert

“Governments should stop thinking about refugee camps as temporary places, says Kilian Kleinschmidt, one of the world’s leading […]
16th August 2016

Refugee Republic – interactive map of the refugee camp in Domiz

Check the Refugee Republic and its interactive map about the Domiz refugee camp. You can find the Refugee […]
11th August 2016

Europe’s housing shortage to exacerbate refugee crisis

Check this interview – discussion! “An estimated 8000 refugees enter Europe every day in search of a new home. But as […]