Pursue a master's degree in Sustainable Emergency Architecture: Find out more at our online information session

Pursue a master’s degree in Sustainable Emergency Architecture: Find out more at our online information session

Want to make a positive impact on the world through architecture and design? If you’re interested in social impact design and have a degree in Architecture, Urban Planning, Urban...

Our new book, Development in Context: Challenges and Sustainable Strategies

Our new book, Development in Context: Challenges and Sustainable Strategies

We’re proud to annouce the recent launch of our latest publication: Development in Context: Challenges and Sustainable Strategies. Featuring articles by former students and f...

Torre Baro workshop featured at CCCB exhibition

Torre Baro workshop featured at CCCB exhibition

We are proud to announce that the socio-spatial analysis conducted by our students this year in the Torre Baro workshop to assess the strategic value of spatial and cultural resour...

Former student Sonam Lama's account of the earthquake and rebuilding efforts in Nepal

Former student Sonam Lama’s account of the earthquake and rebuilding efforts in Nepal

Sonam leadding the Trek for Rebuilding to aid remote communities affected by the earthquake Former student Sonam Lama has been hard at work since the first of two devasting earthqu...

Final Jury 2015 | Master Thesis Presentations

Final Jury 2015 | Master Thesis Presentations

Our students have been working fast and furiously on their master thesis over the last few months, and we’re as excited as they are relieved to see the results! Join us this ...

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Kathrin Golda-Pongratz’s Landscapes of Pressure FAD Awards finalist
Jun 18, 2015 | by Ana Cañizares | No Comments | Read →

Our faculty member Kathrin Golda-Pongratz’s recently published Landscapes of Pressure is a finalist in this year’s FAD Awards in the Critical Thinking category. Based o...

Open Lecture with Aditya Kumar on Community-Based Planning
Apr 23, 2015 | by Ana Cañizares | No Comments | Read →

Next Monday at 12pm we welcome scholar Aditya Kumar, who will be give an open lecture on community based planning in managing disaster reconstruction, post-war reconstruction and s...

A call for alternative visions along Beirut’s coast
Apr 7, 2015 | by Ana Cañizares | No Comments | Read →

In an effort to prevent the transformation of Dalieh – the last of the natural headlands overlooking Beirut’s emblematic Sakhret el-Raouche (Pigeon’s Rock)–to another priva...

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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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About Master of International Cooperation Sustainable Emergency Architecture

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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