As Architecture for Humanity turns fifteen, the organization recommits itself to the vision on which it was founded, while embracing a changing world with evolving humanitarian challenges.

Last week, our Santa Elena de Piedritas School in Peru was selected as one of the 30 winners to be showcased in the Architectural IberoAmerican Biennale (BIAU, Bienal Iberoamericana de Arquitectura y Urbanismo)!

3-ply Cassava starch glue board. In the board glued with cassava starch glue and fewer plies, there was no ply separation. However, it was moldy and damp to the touch.

The material research at the University of São Paulo, which began with a workshop, is now in the monitoring phase – evaluating how the banana tree fiber boards have held up

On March 17, students at the University of São Paulo visited Contain[IT]'s factory to learn details on the capabilities of the container structures and their use.