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...

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!”…

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…

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

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…

20 October 2016 Ecuador
The UIA organized a Side Event in Quito for the Habitat III UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development…

02 June 2016 Sri Lanka
We request your patronage and fullest cooperation at this urgent need of country’s requirement to fulfill the assistance on Post Flood & Landslide Relief Assistance to Victims in Sri Lanka…

02 June 2016 Italy
The XVth Venice International Architecture Biennial chaired by Paolo Baratta and curated by Alejandro Aravena, was titled Reporting from the front. During the ceremony of awards on Saturday May 28th 2016, the jury has decided to confer the awards as follows…

20 May 2016 France
Marion Tournon Branly passed away in Paris on 15 May 2016. She was the daughter of architect Paul Tournon and the granddaughter of Édouard Branly, inventer of the wireless telegrap...

25 April 2016 Ecuador
The International Union of Architects (UIA) supports its members in the United Kingdom in broadcasting this RIBA appeal for assistance with earthquake recovery efforts in Ecuador…

04 April 2016 Hong Kong
The Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA) is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2016 with a campaign entitled “60 of Design in Hong Kong"…

04 April 2016 Turkey
The Chamber of Architects of Turkey (CAT) hosted the UIA Region II Presidents’ meeting in Istanbul, Turkey on 11 March 2016…

10 March 2016 Australia
The Australian Institute of Architects announced the passing away on 1 February 2016 of architect, humanist and activist Paul Pholeros…

02 October 2015 France
As part of their ongoing commitment to responsible architecture, ever mindful of factors related to climate and the environment, the International Union of Architects (UIA), the Architects' Council of Europe (ACE), the National Council of the Order of French Architects (CNOA), and the International Council of French Architects (CIAF) announce an international conference on the theme: Architecture, the climate of the future…

25 July 2015
The International Union of Architects (UIA), representing the world’s 1.3 million architects, has announced the theme of World Architecture Day (5 October 2015): Architecture, Building, Climate…

02 November 2015 Lebanon
Organized by the Federation of Lebanese Engineers, ARCHMARATHON is an international event based on an unprecedented concept…

22 June 2015 India
Indian architect Charles Correa died in Mumbai on 16 June 2015. He was 84 years old…

04 May 2015 Nepal
Dear Colleagues, A powerful earthquake measuring 7,9 on the Richter scale struck Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015, resulting in thousands of casualties and widespread homelessness and spreading massive destruction across the capital, Kathmandu, Pokhara and the surrounding villages…

04 May 2015 Japan
After the 11/03/2011 earthquake, the Japan Institute of Architects (JIA) and the Japan Aseismic Safety Organisation (JASO) published a revised edition of their manual Earthquake-resistant Design for Architects. The first edition appeared following the Kobe earthquake…

08 July 2014
The theme of 2014 World Architecture Day, October 6, will be “Healthy Cities, Happy Cities.”…

10 June 2014
Created in 1961, the UIA Prizes honour professionals whose qualities, talents, and actions have had an international impact on the diverse sectors of architectural practice.…

06 June 2014
In 2014, the International Union of Architects (UIA) will award its Gold Medal to the Chinese born American architect, Ieoh Ming Pei…

06 May 2014
Twenty-two UIA Member Sections have sent in nominations for the 2014 UIA Gold Medal and Prizes…

14 January 2014
The UIA member sections are invited to nominate candidates for the Gold Medal and the five UIA Prizes, to be awarded at the next UIA congress in Durban…

08 January 2014
The UIA has supported the internet extension project, .archi, which will be available in the spring of 2014. While committing itself to the project, the UIA has decided to limit the usage of this extension to architects and to its member sections…

03 October 2013 Norway
Jusqu’au 1er décembre 2013 se déroule la triennale d’architecture d’Oslo sur le thème : « Derrière la porte verte – L’architecture et le désir de durabilité »…

03 October 2013 Canada
RAIC/Architecture Canada and the Heritage Canada Foundation, selected two emblematic higher learning facilities for the Prix du XXe siècle…

03 October 2013
It was a good week for the Venetian architects at Studio Tamassociati, who were honoured with the 2013 Giancarlo Ius prize and one of the five Aga Khan Awards for Architecture 2013, at just a few days interval…

19 September 2013 Australia
The Australian Institute of Architects is pleased to announce its inaugural architecture in residence program, known as the “Australian Institute of Architects Droga Architect in Residence”…