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How will the Covid-19 pandemic affect the built environment? Experts from the network of the LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction from around the globe share their views.

PANDEMIC OFFERS GLOBAL IMPETUS FOR SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION

How will the Covid-19 pandemic affect the built environment? Will we have to rethink concepts such as urban densification – or will we simply return to “business as usual” once the crisis abates? Experts from the network of the LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction from around the globe share their views. (more…)

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ARCHITECTURE BEYOND COVID-19 invites all architects, urban designers and interior designers (student also welcome) to submit projects that provide possible solutions to how the built environment should be re-designed to prevent future pandemics.

WHAT SHOULD ARCHITECTURE BE BEYOND COVID-19?

The world as we knew it will never be the same again – not our behaviour, economies, transport systems and the list goes on…  The built environment should also be re-looked at. It is suggested that the spread of pandemics could be enhanced by our built environments. Urban and architectural design is mostly human centered and draw people together as social […]

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The 2020 SAIAT – CemteQ Awards organising committee calls all registered architectural professionals and architectural students to enter their best projects in this year’s competition.

CALL FOR ENTRIES: SAIAT – CEMTEQ AWARDS

Entry into the 2020 SAIAT – CemteQ Awards for Inclusive Architecture has officially opened. The opportunity to showcase South African projects and innovation is available to all registered Architectural Professionals including SAIAT registered Architectural Professionals and Architectural Students. Entries close on 30 March 2020 and the awards will be presented at a gala event in […]

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What’s on: Upcoming event

4th Annual Green Building Council of SA Convention & Exhibition Date: 26 to 28 October 2011 Venue: CTICC, Cape Town, South Africa   The official Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) Convention is South Africa’s leading green building conference, providing a platform for knowledge sharing, world-class education concerning sustainability and the built environment.   […]

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