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What if you were forced to flee?

For all of us having spent summer 2015 in Athens, Italy or Spain, the refugee crisis was never only a rigid statistical graph or some abstract numbers flickering on a television screen. Since the probability of us being born in a country falling apart is only a bat of an […]


Design like you give a damn

    I remember watching Cameron Sinclair‘s acceptance talk for the 2006 TED Prize and gazing in amazement at the idea of open-source architecture. Since then we’ve come a long way, and today, his project “Architecture for humanity” is a global endeavor doing its “best to save the world, one […]


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The Power of Community: Schools built from trash, not bricks

(via) Can trash help to bring education to the poorest on the planet? Yes, it can! Hug It Forward, a San Diego-based non-profit organization, builds up new schools in Guatemala on a shoestring budget by turning the plastic bottles into raw construction materials. Many benefits for the community, kids and […]