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5 Reasons You Should Dive Into Humanitarian Architecture

The Angry Architect has written a great article and given 5 great reasons to get involved in humanitarian architecture: Community…

Interactive Map Of Humanitarian Information

OCHA and ReliefWeb has partnered and developed an interactive map available to the public with information on Affected People, Damages & Fund covered…

HOT ARID CLIMATE | Building Design Considerations

HOT DRY SUMMER & COLD DRY WINTER VERY LITTLE RAINFALL, HUMIDITY & VEGETATION COVER HIGH TEMPERATURE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN DAY &…

TROPICAL CLIMATE | Building Design Considerations

HOT, WET SUMMERS, HIGH LEVELS OF HUMIDITY + LITTLE CHANGE BETWEEN DAY/NIGHT TEMPERATURES Movement of air is an important Open…

Humanitarian Aid Myths Explored

Here’s a great article from humanitarian aid worker Jessica Alexandar: Five myths about helping the Philippines.  In this article Jessica explains…

Transforming An Everyday Space

I was travelling through London last month and was privileged enough to help out with a great project currently going…

Microfinance to Build Better Homes // Good or Bad?

On first glance this may seem like a perfect solution, but in reality what are the complications & new problems…

We Have So Much To Give In Every Way

We recently just finished a volunteer house build trip to My Tho, Vietnam.  This is the same town I went…

What Do You See?

What’s your vision for communities in need?

Building Material Spotlight: Tyres

Tires can be recycled and used as a building material.  Although still not commonly seen or recognised, would definitely love…

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