20th August 2017

Duttweilerfest! – 9. September – Zürich

Join us! Facebook EVENT – CLICK Check English text below! Was passiert? / What’s on? In der Stadt […]
6th July 2017
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Trails and Parks as Migration Infrastructure

To some, providing protected natural spaces is to provide a purely environmental or recreational facility, and within the […]
28th April 2017

Refugees arriving in UK immediately becoming homeless once they’re granted asylum, report finds

“Delays on important paperwork from Government departments and a ‘cliff-edge’ of support following positive decisions on refugee status leading people into […]
1st March 2017
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More on Formalizing Informal Transit

Mexico City Like the Digital Matatus Project in Nairobi, this mapping project run by Mapatón CDMX used smartphone-based GPS tools […]
22nd February 2017

Refugee Transportation Needs in Rural America

Because refugees within the U.S. most frequently settle in larger urban areas, the transportation needs of refugees can […]
24th January 2017

Architecture for Refugees 01 – From Field to Field BOOK

Please check our BOOK’s crowdfunding campaign and contribute to produce and publish this very needed KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER book. […]
9th January 2017

Must-Read Stories on Refugees From 2016

“We collected the best stories on refugees from 2016, as selected by refugee and migration experts and the […]
12th December 2016

Refugee tents are a waste of money, says Alejandro Aravena

“The problem with a tent is that when you use it you throw it away, so it’s money […]
5th December 2016

Architecture Sans Frontiers International

“ASF INT was founded as a result of an increased inte rest in social and environmental issues in […]
5th December 2016

Camp Code – How to navigate a refugee settlement

by CLAUDIA MARTINEZ MANSELL “Start with the obvious: not all refugee camps are the same. The experiences of […]
5th December 2016

Calais Action

“CALAIS ACTION is a grass roots giving movement, supported by a network of volunteers who aim to provide […]
30th November 2016

Meet the Syrian refugees who do not dream of Europe

Some of those stranded in a Jordanian refugee camp say they would rather wait to return to their […]
30th November 2016

Help Refugees

They can help. We can help. YOU CAN HELP! ABOUT HELP REFUGEES: “We are currently living in a […]
30th November 2016

Enzo Mari grants Berlin refugee organisation rights to reproduce his furniture

“Modernist designer Enzo Mari has given Berlin-based CUCULA the rights to redesign and sell his Autoprogettazione furniture to raise funds for its refugee […]
30th November 2016

INTERESTING: inhabitants / 1 architect

The Ratio of Architects to Inhabitants Around the World Read the article on archdaily!  
29th November 2016

The Olympic Games and Ibrahim

DO YOU REMEMBER? “Carrying the The Olympic Games torch for refugees everywhere. Please watch and share this special […]
5th December 2016

The Architecture of Displacement /MoMA

The Museum of Modern Art hosted a new show on the global refugee crisis. READ MORE on CITYLAB! […]
5th December 2016

Innovation around Emergencies: How we got started

READ ABOUT Emergency Lab on UNHCR’s website BY JOHN WARNES, EMERGENCY LAB TECHNOLOGY OFFICER, FEBRUARY 26, 2016
30th November 2016

Meet the Syrian refugees who do not dream of Europe

Some of those stranded in a Jordanian refugee camp say they would rather wait to return to their […]
29th November 2016

Designers in the refugee crisis

Three interesting Opinion about the relation between architecture and refugee crisis. CLICK FOR MORE and read on deezen! […]
29th November 2016

The Olympic Games and Ibrahim

DO YOU REMEMBER? “Carrying the The Olympic Games torch for refugees everywhere. Please watch and share this special […]
8th November 2016

3 ways refugee innovation is being supported in Uganda

“This is an excerpt from the Humanitarian Innovation Project’s recently released report: Refugee Innovation: Humanitarian innovation that starts with […]
25th October 2016

Architectural Award Winner Receives Acclaim for Refugee Work

“Celebrated architects are mostly known for the great buildings they design in expensive, multi-million dollar projects. Thus, when […]
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

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

250,000 refugees have now fled Burundi

WATCH THE VIDEO ABOUT BURUNDIAN REFUGEES>>>
14th October 2016

Refugee Children in Crisis

“They need to be children, they need to get their life back.” Aid agencies say children are the […]
12th October 2016

Designing with the community: the power of illustrations & simulations

READ THE TEXT ON UNHCR’SWEBSITE TEXT BY JACQUELINE STRECKER, LEARN LAB MANAGER, JUNE 12, 2015