Reena Tiwari and students on urban regeneration project in Bangalore

Reena Tiwari and students on urban regeneration project in Bangalore

This year we also welcomed back Dr. Reena Tiwari, Associate Professor in the Departments of Urban & Regional Planning and Architecture at Curtin University of Technology Perth,...

Another real-world project with Nathaniel Corum of Architecture for Humanity

Another real-world project with Nathaniel Corum of Architecture for Humanity

This year we welcomed back Nathaniel Corum, Education Outreach Director of Architecture for Humanity, for a workshop with our students on yet another real-world project, this time ...

An inspiring interview with urban researcher Clara Irazabal of Columbia University

An inspiring interview with urban researcher Clara Irazabal of Columbia University

“What we regularly see in developmental efforts around the world is that the economic ambitions of a few are predatory of the environment and detrimental to equity.” Cl...

Former student Mbongeni Ngulube to speak at LSE

Former student Mbongeni Ngulube to speak at LSE

We are excited to announce that former student Mbongeni Ngulube will be the guest speaker of an event titled Food Sovereignty in Africa: Financing Zimbabwe’s New Rural Farmer...

Superadobe and rammed earth workshops

Superadobe and rammed earth workshops

Last month’s practical workshops had our students getting their hands dirty to learn superadobe and rammed earth construction techniques. The two-week workshop period was led...

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Marie Aquilino’s Metropolis column on reconstruction in Haiti
Feb 19, 2014 | by admin | No Comments | Read →

Post-disaster reconstruction specialist Marie Aquilino was our final visiting professor for this year’s course, and we were happy to welcome her back after the open conferenc...

Professor Isabelle Anguelovsky interviewed for investigation prize
Jan 24, 2014 | by admin | No Comments | Read →

Our faculty member Isabelle Anguelovsky was recently interviewed on TV after receiving the National Research Prize for Young Talent, awarded by the Generalitat of Catalunya and the...

2014 SEED Awards winners announced
Jan 23, 2014 | by admin | No Comments | Read →

Design Corps and the Social Economic Environmental Design (SEED) Network have announced the winners of its 4th Annual SEED Awards for Excellence in Public Interest Design, in recog...

Student Blog


Providing adequate housing and maintaining livelihoods in Dharavi
Jul 12, 2013 | by Tara | No Comments | Read →

Improving quality of life in informal settlements is a complex issue that goes beyond just providing adequate housing. In her final post reporting from her internship with SPARC, o...

Conducting toilet studies in the slums of Mumbai
Jul 10, 2013 | by Tara | No Comments | Read →

There’s always a first time for everything and in this line of work, it may not be pleasant, but it is certainly rewarding. Our student Tara Whelan tells about her daunting t...

Development obstacles in Mumbai
Jul 8, 2013 | by Tara | No Comments | Read →

Housing policies sometimes result in obstacles rather than solutions to development issues like affordable housing. Our student Tara Whelan, currently interning with SPARC in Mumba...


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The official Master of International Cooperation: Sustainable Emergency Architecture is a unique degree that prepares architects to develop and rebuild communities affected by rapid urbanization, poverty, conflict and natural disasters. The program forms part of the Erasmus Mundus European Cooperation Program and is located in Barcelona at the Universitat Internacional de Catalunya (UIC).

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