Who we are?

Who we are?

Background

  • 1979: Founding of Architectes Sans Frontières by Pierre Allard, France
  • 1992: Founding of Arquitectos Sin Fronteras Espana – 1996: Creation of the Barcelona Charter
  • 1998-2004: Meetings in Tongerloo, Milan, Hasselt, Paris, Barcelona
  • 2003: Adoption a common Charter in Hasselt, Belgium
  • 2005: Ratifying the Hasselt Charter in Rome
  • 2006: Meeting in Bokrijk, Belgium, first draft of statutes
  • 2007: Meeting in Hasselt, formal constitution of ASF- International
  • 2008: Approval of proposed statutes at GA meeting in Barcelona
  • 2009: Formal registration of statutes of according to French law
  • 2012: Granting membership to its 30th member organisation

 

How we work

  • ASF-Int members run building and planning projects in many countries on all five continents together with local partners.
  • ASF-Int maintains a website with information about member activities, project descriptions, publications, contact details et.
  • ASF-Int builds an information bank about professional competences, interesting projects, reports and other publications, and NGOs with specific qualifications.
  • ASF-Int has established on-line courses about Development Architecture.
  • ASF-Int publishes a newsletter distributed four times a year to all interested persons free of charge.
  • ASF-Int arranges meetings and seminars on pertinent issues related to design and planning of social habitat.
  • ASF-Int assists in the formation of local ASF organisations.
  • ASF-Int collaborates with many international and local partners working for sustainable development, participatory processes, slum improvement and social responsibility.

 

Background

  • 1979: Founding of Architectes Sans Frontières by Pierre Allard, France
  • 1992: Founding of Arquitectos Sin Fronteras Espana – 1996: Creation of the Barcelona Charter
  • 1998-2004: Meetings in Tongerloo, Milan, Hasselt, Paris, Barcelona
  • 2003: Adoption a common Charter in Hasselt, Belgium
  • 2005: Ratifying the Hasselt Charter in Rome
  • 2006: Meeting in Bokrijk, Belgium, first draft of statutes
  • 2007: Meeting in Hasselt, formal constitution of ASF- International
  • 2008: Approval of proposed statutes at GA meeting in Barcelona
  • 2009: Formal registration of statutes of according to French law
  • 2012: Granting membership to its 30th member organisation

 

How we work

  • ASF-Int members run building and planning projects in many countries on all five continents together with local partners.
  • ASF-Int maintains a website with information about member activities, project descriptions, publications, contact details et.
  • ASF-Int builds an information bank about professional competences, interesting projects, reports and other publications, and NGOs with specific qualifications.
  • ASF-Int has established on-line courses about Development Architecture.
  • ASF-Int publishes a newsletter distributed four times a year to all interested persons free of charge.
  • ASF-Int arranges meetings and seminars on pertinent issues related to design and planning of social habitat.
  • ASF-Int assists in the formation of local ASF organisations.
  • ASF-Int collaborates with many international and local partners working for sustainable development, participatory processes, slum improvement and social responsibility.