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  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Mar 16, 2009
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The Alternative Masonry Unit (AMU) lab is a project focused on providing design, development, distribution channels and support services for widespread adaption of low cost, high performance, and environmentally su

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Mar 14, 2009
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The AFH headquarters remodel project got a shot in the arm this weekend when we received a shipment of furniture donated by Steelcase. A big thanks to Steelcase for their contribution to Architecture For Humanity and their ongoing commitment to sustainable development.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Feb 26, 2009
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With more than 200 entries in the first month, the 2009 Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom is definitely on. We've been getting entrants from everywhere from Kentucky to Kabul. Last week students from partner Orient Global did their first design workshop with volunteers in Hyderabad, India.

At left: A studuent at an Orient Global school in Hyderabad, India measures his classroom as part of a workshop in conjunction with the Open Architecture Challenge.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jan 30, 2009
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Sadly, SIDAREC's first resource center in Pumwani, the basis for the program of the new SIDAREC Technology and Media Lab in Mukuru, was destroyed on the evening of January 28, 2009 in an electrical blaze. Thankfully, no one was hurt at the center, but very little remains.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jan 29, 2009
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Registration has opened for the 2009 Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom.

If you are a design professional, chances are you believe you can shape the world around you. Here's your chance to inspire students with your knowledge and expertise.

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