loader

**Update** Change by Design: South Africa 2017 Workshop March 20, 2017

Thank you to everyone who has submitted an application for the upcoming Change by Design:South Africa 2017 workshop. Applications for the Change by Design workshop in Cape Town are now closed. Thank you for the overwhelming response to this initiative! We will now start the selection process for a maximum of 24 participants. Successful applicants will be notified by the end of March. The ASF-UK CbD Programme Team

ASF-UK facilitates Community Land Trust (CLT) Masterclass with TELCO Citizens February 23, 2017

On Saturday, 11 Feb 2017, Architecture Sans Frontières-UK members joined members of TELCO Citizens (The East London Citizens Organisation), a chapter of the national Citizens UK community organising charity, in facilitating a Community Land Trust (CLT) Masterclass. The goal was that by the end of the workshop, participants would have a good knowledge of the CLT model and feel comfortable fielding questions or making a case for it.   The two organisations have developed a partnership over the last three…

WORKSHOP: CHANGE BY DESIGN SOUTH AFRICA 2017 February 16, 2017

Tools and tactics for community-led development in Cape Town Where: Cape Town, South Africa When: 26 June to 7 July, 2017 Who: practitioners and students in architecture, urban design, urban and social development planning, community education, service and communication design, urban sociology and anthropology, urban law, regional and urban economics. To apply: Application Form Application deadline: 19 March 2017 How much? £800 (includes meals, accommodation, & travel for 12 days. Flights and airport pick-up not included) The workshop Change by…

We are looking for new Associates to join the ASF-UK team! December 19, 2016

ASF-UK has grown and evolved with the support of an experienced, creative and effective team of volunteer Associates. They contribute ideas, time and inspiration in the day to day running of the organisation.  The Associates help to develop projects and run workshops under the umbrella of ASF-UK’s aims and objectives.  Associates are actively involved in current and future projects undertaken by the organisation and assume key roles within each area. They use their experience and knowledge to assist in guiding…

ASF-UK concludes successful short course for Citizens UK, ‘Reclaiming Regeneration: Tools and Tactics for Community-led Development’ in East London November 17, 2016

On 26th October 2016, ASF-UK held the last of their four evening workshops which formed a short course on community-led planning for members of TELCO (The East London Communities Organisation), a local chapter of Citizens UK. The course was entitled ‘Reclaiming Regeneration: tools and tactics for community-led development’, and was developed to boost the knowledge and capacity of four communities in East London who are experiencing large-scale urban regeneration projects within their neighbourhoods. The course was based on ASF-UK’s  Change…

Come along to the ASF-UK Members Forum 2016 – Saturday November 26 November 9, 2016

ASF-UK would like to invite current and prospective members to an evening event to share the latest project news and to understand how members can be more involved with the organisation. Where:  Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, 7A Langley St, London WC2H 9JA When: Saturday November 26th 6pm-8pm. It will also be an opportunity to network with other members and the ASF-UK team who will be sharing stories from practice. Further information and programme will be shared very soon Please RSVP…

Challenging Practice Stage A Seminar 26th – 27th November: Venue Announced November 1, 2016

ASF-UK is pleased to announce that KPF will be supporting our next Challenging Practice Stage A seminar by hosting us in their London office. The seminar will enable participants to reflect on their knowledge gained from the preparatory readings of the Introduction through case studies, facilitated discussions, interactive scenario building, and role plays. Last few weeks left to book your place! More details below: Seminar Title: Challenging Practice: Learning in Action Dates: 26th-27th November 2016 Location: KPF office, 7a Langley Street, London WC2H…

Next Challenging Practice Stage A Seminar in London: 26th – 27th November 2016 October 11, 2016

Next Challenging Practice Stage A Seminar in London: 26th – 27th November 2016 ASF-UK will be running a Stage A weekend seminar to enable participants to reflect on their knowledge gained from the preparatory readings of the Introduction through case studies, facilitated discussions, interactive scenario building, and role plays. ASF-UK hosts seminars twice a year – and the next will be in November 2016: Title: Challenging Practice: Learning in Action Dates: 26th-27th November 2016 Location: London, venue TBC Cost: £100 if you are working / £80 if you are a student or unemployed Eligibility: Attendees should…

Change by Design: Reimagining Regeneration through Participatory Design Cape Town 2015 Report is now available. September 29, 2016

We are delighted to announce that a new report based on the findings of our Change by Design workshop in South Africa, ‘Reimagining Regeneration through Participatory Design’ is now available. The report outlines the findings of a 2-week workshop that took place in Cape Town in April 2015, resulting from a partnership between ASF-UK and Development Action Group (DAG), with the support of The Bartlett Development Planning Unit and UCL Urban Laboratory at UCL, and Sheffield School of Architecture at…

ASF-UK host Reclaiming Regeneration: Tools and tactics for community-led development course for Citizens UK to explore community-led planning in East London September 15, 2016

On September 12th, ASF-UK’s Change by Design team delivered the first in a series of training sessions exploring regeneration processes for communities in East London. The session was part of an ASF-led short course entitled ‘Reclaiming Regeneration:Tools and Tactics for community-led development’ which will run until October 2016 with four evening sessions, and is being held for members of TELCO (The East London Communities Organisation), a local chapter of Citizens UK. ASF-UK have been collaborating with Citizens UK since 2014,…

Copyrights 2016 ASF-UK

Follow

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: