INCLUDING DESIGN

Design Contest

Design contest INCLUDING DESIGN by Architettura Senza Frontiere Piemonte

ASF International Dialog and GA Meeting 2017

ASF-International conducted a bidding process to select the host for the 2017 General Assembly Meeting, marking the 10th Anniversary of the network. ASF-India was selected as the host organisation. The meeting will be held in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, from the 17th to the 23rd of April 2017.

ASF Award

Architecture Sans Frontières International (ASF Int) Award was founded in the purpose of sharing the most efficient solutions developed by architects globally to the many social, environmental and economic challenges facing the built environment. The goal of the award is to promote those solutions among the design profession and the general public, which will encourage an exchange of ideas and challenge the profession to develop the construction of social facilities and infrastructure.

 

Type of Entries

Dear ASF‐International members,

The General Assembly in Trivandrum, Kerala, will be occasion to celebrate together the 10th Anniversary of the constitution of our network. It makes this meeting more special than others and will be a moment to review, evaluate and think about the near future.

Using architecture and design to benefit the most vulnerable sectors of the world's population.

INAUGURATION THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2017

Agenda Cultural Enero 2017

EU Migration Crises in Times of Fiscal Austerity

Peo Hansen , Linköping University

Av Nifoto (Eget arbete) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

“More than 498,852 houses collapsed and more than 256,697 houses were damaged following 25 April Earthquake killing more than 8500 people. The reconstruction of all these houses and other infrastructure require involvement of lots of Architects, Engineers and other experts to make it economical, socially acceptable, contextual and sustainable.

Recovery and reconstruction works by ASF NepalRecovery and reconstruction works by ASF NepalRecovery and reconstruction works by ASF NepalRecovery and reconstruction works by ASF Nepal

The work of ASF members is often carried out in collaboration with NGO:s, which may be classified as charitable organisations. In our discussions we often refer to vulnerable groups who deserve the support of charitable organisations. Are we ourselves perhaps charitable organisations? We do not specifically say so but we are probably perceived as such both by members and by outsiders.

Using architecture and design to benefit the most vulnerable sectors of the world's population. "The desire to use architecture and design to enhance sustainability has increased exponentially in the past four decades.

ASF Nepal response updates : Architectes de l'urgence Canada mission