11 December 2017 Ireland
A Conversation with UIA Past President Vassilis Sgoutas
UIA Past President Vassilis Sgoutas discusses his book at the Irish Architectural Archive in Dublin in November 2017

04 December 2017
ACE Elections 2018-2019
the Council of Architects of Europe (ACE) elected Georg Pendl (Austria) President

01 December 2017 France
Denis Dessus, DPLG architect, formerly Vice President of the CNOA (National Council of Architects - France), has been elected President.

16 November 2017 France
The 2018 Edition of the Prix Versailles has been launched! The fourth edition of the Prix Versailles has been launched. The Prize recognizes exceptional architecture for commercial edifices and 2018 marks the third international edition of the prize, which has been endorsed by the International Union of Architects and UNESCO.

10 November 2017
Architect and city planner Nivaldo Vieira de Andrade Júnior was elected President of the Institute of Architects of Brazil (IAB) for the triennial period, 2017-2020. He succeeds Sérgio Magalhães.

07 November 2017
The Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (IRAC) and the Canada Council for the Arts (CAC) invite architects have opened registration for architects in the 2018 Edition

01 November 2017
The 9th World Urban Forum (WUF9) will take place from 7 to 13 February 2018 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

01 November 2017
Following the International Union of Architects (UIA) General Assembly in Seoul in September 2017, where a motion was tabled, a new permanent UIA Commission has been established to deal with the questions of sustainability.

25 October 2017
Paris Healthcare Week will host the 38th annual international seminar of the UIA within the Congress of the Public Health Group (PHG).

12 October 2017
The 2nd Bespoke Access Awards is open to all applicants. It is an international competition which seeks original ideas to drive better design that will improve hotel experiences for disabled and able-bodied guests.

06 October 2017
The II National Conference on Architecture and Urbanism, which will take place in Rio de Janeiro from October 7 / 10 October

02 October 2017
The President of the International Union of Architects (UIA) Thomas Vonier has issued a declaration on the occasion of World Architecture Day (WDA) 2017.

28 September 2017 United States
The Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission currently accepting designs from professionals as well as from non-professionals for permanent memorial…

27 September 2017 Mexico
The International Union of Architects has followed closely and with great concern the series of earthquakes that have occurred in your beloved country, causing extensive loss of human life and substantial property damage...

18 September 2017 Korea (Republic of)
American architect Thomas Vonier has been elected UIA President by the UIA General Assembly, which took place in Seoul, Korea, from 7 to 10 September 2017…

10 August 2017
The International Union of Architects (UIA) representing more than 1 million architects worldwide, announces the theme of the World Architecture Day 2017 “Climate Change Action!”…

26 July 2017
The UIA Bureau has decided upon the winners of the 2017 UIA Gold Medal and Prizes…

03 July 2017 United Kingdom
On 5 July 2017, the RIBA is celebrating the architecture pioneer Ethel Charles on #EthelDay – a day of international social media campaigning to recognise the achievements of women in architecture…

01 June 2017
Esa Mohamed, President of the UIA, the only global organisation representing architects, supports the AIA declaration on Landmark Paris Agreement…

10 May 2017
The UIA Architecture and Children Work Programme announces the results of the 2017 3rd UIA Architecture & Children Golden Cubes Awards …

03 April 2017
Drafted by Pei Ing TAN (Malaysia), the Khartoum Declaration on Gender Equity in Architecture was adopted by the members of the UIA Professional Practice Commission (PPC), during its meeting held in Khartoum, Sudan, on 16-17 February 2017, and the 130th UIA Council session, Seoul (Korea) on 3-4 March 2017…

03 March 2017 United States
Where architects stand: the AIA reaffirms its values in these times of changes with immigration and visa restrictions

20 February 2017 Lebanon
UIA Treasurer Fabian Llisterri and former (2011-2014) UIA Secretary General Michel Barmaki were present at the Biel Exhibition Center in Beirut for the opening of the Lebanese Architect Awards Festival on Thursday 16 February 2017…

30 January 2017 France
Members of the UIA Bureau gathered in Paris for their first meeting of 2017. The group addressed plans for the coming World Congress of Architecture and UIA General Assembly in Seoul (3-10 September 2017). The Bureau also set the agenda for the next meeting of the UIA Council, also in Seoul (2-6 March 2017)…

12 January 2017
The UIA World Architects triennial Congress in Seoul, Korea is fast approaching. And right now it is time for all UIA Member Sections to begin thinking about the candidatures they will submit for the historic UIA Gold Medal and Prizes, the winners of which will be announced at the Awards Ceremony in Seoul in September 2017…

02 January 2017 India
UIA deeply regrets to inform that UIA Past President, Jai Rattan Bhalla passed away “suddenly and peacefully », last 31st December, and presents its sincere condolences to the UIA Indian Section as well as to his Family and Colleagues…

07 December 2016 Korea (Republic of)
abstracts submission deadline extended / the newsletter for the 2017 uia congress has just been published! / register and participate!

05 December 2016
The Education Commission of the International Union of Architects (UIA) is pleased to announce the 1st UNESCO-UIA & MIDO Student Design Prize for Responsible Architecture for the 2015-2017 triennium…

24 November 2016
The UIA returns to its original internet address. From now on we will be at: www.uia-architectes.org

17 November 2016 Morocco
More than 400 participants attending the daylong conference at the Palais de Congress, Marrakech on 7th November 2016…