Browsing All posts tagged under »sustainable cities«

Are slums sustainable places to live in?

March 24, 2011


At EcoBuild a few discussions addressed the notion of slums as sustainable places to live in. All over the world there are different types ‘slums’ that have emerged as a result of different conditions, which raises thoughts about how different people view slums and sustainable dwellings. Advertisements

Designing Dublin

February 21, 2011


I am just back from a weekend in Dublin, where I went to visit the lovely team of Designing Dublin. Set up by Design Twentyfirst Century, a not for profit organisation dedicated to promoting the the role that design, creativity and innovation can play in the development of Ireland, the project is a collaboration with […]