September 11 marked the three-and-a-half year anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. Progress has been made in affected areas, where debris has been removed, infrastructure has been restored, and those in temporary housing have begun moving into more permanent housing solutions.

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Nov 04, 2014
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École Nationale Republique d'Argentine - Phase 2 opening ceremony

Today we announce the completion of our Haiti program effective January 2015, marking five years of commitment to help the people of Haiti rebuild their communities and lives.

Revive the Moat _ Yoshihiro Kaneko

Launched earlier this year, our Vancouver Chapter's “NEXT BIG ONE - An International Open Ideas Competition” raises awareness on the high-magnitude earthquake and tsunami events that plague cities around the world.  The competition received entries from every continent (except for Antarctica) and

  • by Architecture for Humanity
  • Oct 29, 2014
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Since we started our first year of aid in the Tri-State area, we discovered that as a region, the devastation left by the storm exposed the fragility of our built environment – how prepared or unprepared we were in our properties, our neighborhoods, and our selves.