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  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jun 13, 2012
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June sees some new faces and some new places for our work around the world. Spend a moment to meet our new staff.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jun 12, 2012
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We have a superstar line-up of panelists for our annual fall humanitarian design conference,

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jun 12, 2012
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The amazing team at Arch Daily just put together an incredible info-graphic on our work and impact. As we are actively working on 60 projects in 24 countries it's pretty hard to get a snapshot of what we've achieved. They have done an awesome job of explaining the power of design. Check out the full graphic on their site

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jun 12, 2012
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Design Fellow Nathan Jones, working on the UAC Football for Hope Centre in Besongabang, Cameroon, doesn't usually get mail like this.

Last month, a large but light wooden package was hand-delivered from Cape Town via Design Fellow Mark Warren. Safely wrapped inside was a basswood replica of the soon-to-be-built Centre, made by volunteers at Architecture or Humanity headquarters in San Francisco.

You could say the Fellows were tickled...as were the construction and community partners, and the model quickly made the rounds in Besongabang, as captured in Nathan and Mark's field video of thanks:

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Jun 11, 2012
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Construction on the Manhattan Bridge Skatepark is so on -- and we can't wait either. The concrete obstacles at the 21,000 square foot park are nearly complete. Slabs are being poured this week. And builders from California Skateparks won't sleep until this park is done. Join us and thousands of skaters at the park on June 21st, the longest day of the year AND Go Skateboarding Day 2012

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