Exactly one year ago, the Instituto de Arquitetos do Brasil (IAB) hosted the 27th World Congress of Architects – UIA2021RIO. The city of Rio de Janeiro was also named the […]

The Baltic Architects Unions Association (BAUA) presents the online version of the “Holistic renovation of modernism housing” book. This book is the third part of a joint UIA (Region 1 […]

On 4 August 2022 the UIA Work Programme Heritage and Cultural Identity hosted a webinar with a panel of experts on the subject of Adaptive Reuse of Historic Buildings.  Aligning with the […]



On 30 August 2022, UIA Work Programme Community Architecture & Human Rights (CA + HR) is hosted a webinar on Sustainable Housing for Resilient Communities: The Challenges of Affordability. Speakers shared […]

The 2022 edition of the International VELUX Award, a biannual international student ideas competition endorsed by the UIA since 2004, has announced its Regional Winners. 507 submitted projects were submitted […]

The UIA 2030 Award, a partnership with UN Habitat, promotes the work of architects that contributes to the delivery of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The first cycle […]

The World Urban Forum (WUF) is the premier global conference on sustainable urbanisation. WUF11 will be held in Katowice, Poland from 26 to 30 June 2022. The WUF was established […]

Generally, healthcare facility design demands specialisation from the formulation of its needs statement, the assembly of the team, preparation and execution of masterplanning, through to the detailed design of its […]

The draft question and answer document for the UIA Great Green Wall Competition can be found here. Please note that they will be revised and translated by 3 June.

On 2 June at 18:00 Paris time, Technische Universitat Braunschweig is presenting a talk by Paris-based architect and Professor Stéphanie Bru as part of the 2022 Daylight Talks series. A […]