Building for Tohoku, Are You Game?



  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Nov 30, 2012
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The Maeami-hama Community House, is moving along quickly and smoothly. See pictures below to see the progress!


Panelists delved into four panel topics at our recent humanitarian design and community development conference in San Francisco, Design Like You Give a Damn: LIVE! Experts in the areas of "Key Practices for Success in Disaster Reconstruction", "Eco Development in Low-Income Communities", and "Investing in Place: From Micro-Finance to Community Reinvestment Funds" and "Neighborhood Security and Violence Prevention in the Built Environment" shared their knowledge, how they see the fields moving forward and the ensuing challenges.

To learn more about the topic areas and to view the full panel discussions, tune into the videos below, courtesy of our friends at AV Media.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Nov 30, 2012
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October 2012 Tohoku Newsletter Banner

The end of the year is nearing.  Temperatures have dropped and snow has fallen on many parts of Tohoku.  Winter is quickly approaching.


Architecture for Humanity's Tohoku program has been busy with construction in attempt to beat the cold winter weather.  Please read updates below to see a glimpse of the work we've done in the past month.