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  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • May 16, 2012
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"Events like these are why I get out of bed in the morning.”
– Amy King, Director, USGBC Leadership Institute

The 3rd annual Design Like You Give a Damn: LIVE! is making its debut this year on the West Coast. We hope you can join us for innovative panel discussions, workshops and 'Design Open Mic' on November 12-13, 2012 in San Francisco. This year's event promises to provide the best programming yet and will qualify AIA members for eight learning unit hours.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • May 13, 2012
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The spring finally arrived in Tohoku, and we're ready to resume the phase two of the Akahama Covered Alley project.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • May 08, 2012
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Finally, after long months of tendering and negotiations, construction has started at our project site in QwaQwa! The QwaQwa Football for Hope Center, is getting its foundations built right now and should be completed in early September.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • May 08, 2012
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Architecture for Humanity Board Member and Technology Chair Representative, Scott Mattoon, shared the structure and function of the board, and ideas for further strengthening the connection between the Architecture for Humanity staff and the Board of Directors at last week's Design Open Mic.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • May 07, 2012
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During Architecture for Humanity's weekly Design Open Mic (April 18, 2012), Peter Cohen, from the Council of Community Housing Organizations, poses questions related to development, growth, and design. Peter presents that green development projects and smart growth development policy should have socially equitable benefits. The Council of Community Housing Organizations ask the question in their work: who benefits from the plans and policies and investments that drive green projects and smart growth development, and who potentially is negatively impacted or excluded from those benefits?

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