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A Roof, A Skill, A Market

2016 Winner | Burkina Faso

This project revives the ancient Egyptian architectural approach of using sun-dried mud bricks to create vault…

More than Housing

2016 Winner | Switzerland

This is one of the largest and most ambitious cooperative housing programmes in Europe, resulting from a colla…

Passiv Solar Verandas

2016 Finalist | Afghanistan

Since March 2014, over 1,500 Passiv Solar Verandas have been built onto the houses of people living in the rem…

Intercultural Neighbourhood

2016 Finalist | Argentina

Focusing on developing housing and intercultural communal living between the indigenous Mapuche community and …

Resilient Social Housing

2016 Finalist | Chile

Over 11,000 buildings on the Chilean coast were destroyed by an earthquake and tsunami in 2010. The challenge …

Urban Shelter Project

2016 Finalist | Jordan

The project works with Jordanian owners to refurbish uninhabitable properties to create homes. These are lease…

Promoting Eco-sanitation in Informal Settlements

2016 Finalist | Kenya

This eco-sanitation project enables marginalised communities in urban informal settlements to access basic ser…

Reconstruction of Habitat

2016 Finalist | Mexico

This project has helped low-income communities in areas vulnerable to natural disasters to build resilient hou…

50,000 Houses for War Victims

2016 Finalist | Sri Lanka

This project has provided humanitarian and financial support to help communities displaced as a result of the …

Granby Four Streets Community Land Trust

2016 Finalist | United Kingdom

Granby 4 Streets developed out of a community group that campaigned against the demolition of houses and reloc…