Academic Articles
6 The role of community architects in upgrading; reflecting on the experience in Asia - Oct 2012
This article, by Chawanad Luansang, Supawut Boonmahathanakorn and Maria Lourdes Domingo-Price, was published in the October 2012 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal. It is one of seven articles in that issue which examines different aspects of ACHR's Asian Coalition for Community Action (ACCA) Program, which was initiated by ACHR in 2009.
7 Assessing the ACCA programme: turning Asia’s community upgrading initiatives into an open university - Oct 2012
This article, by Fr. Norberto Carcellar and Thomas Kerr, was published in the October 2012 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal. It is one of seven articles in that issue which examines different aspects of ACHR's Asian Coalition for Community Action (ACCA) Program, which was initiated by ACHR in 2009.
Trusting that people can do it - Sept 2012
This is a keynote essay, written by Somsook Boonyabancha, that was included in the catalogue of the "Design with the Other 90%" exhibition at the Smithsonian Institution's Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York City, held in 2012. The exhibition featured drawings, photos, models and video clips of the community-driven upgrading of communities along the Bang Bua Canal in Bangkok.
Seeing a disaster as an opportunity: harnessing the energy of disaster survivors for change - Oct 2011
This article, by Diane Archer and Somsook Boonyabancha, was published in the October 2011 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal. The articles in this issue of the E&U Journal were devoted to "Community-driven disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in urban areas."
1 Getting land for housing; what strategies work for low-income groups? - Oct 2009
This article, by David Satterthwaite, is the lead article in the October 2009 issue of IIED's Environment & Urbanization Journal. The articles in this issue of the E&U Journal, which David edited, were devoted to "Securing land for housing and urban development." This issue also contains articles about the Baan Mankong program in Thailand and the UPDF in Cambodia - both of which can be downloaded from this site.
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