Tacloban City, Philippines
Eriksson Furunes Architecture, Leandro V. Locsin Partners & Boase
Institutional Architecture, Competition, Culture, Sustainable Development
A collaborative community effort to design and build a study center, office and orphanage after super typhoon Haiyan.
With the increase of natural and man-made disasters around the globe, it becomes increasingly important to understand how architects, and architecture, can contribute to post-disaster reconstruction efforts. While there is an argument that architects are the least people needed in this scenario, a collaborative process of planning, designing and building can enable those affected by the disaste… (continued)