Architects Without Frontiers – Australia

Also known as : AWF-Australia

Architects without Frontiers (AWF-Australia) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to engage the Australian design profession in pro-bono building and planning projects that improve the living conditions of communities in need, with a focus on the Asia-Pacific region.

AWF is committed to two goals: To improve the lives of disadvantaged communities through sustainable design practice and to mobilise Australian architects and built environment professionals towards socially responsive design. AWF have worked on over 30 projects including schools, hospitals, housing, community centres and feasibility studies.

In addition to the Charter of Hasselt, the following core values and principles guide AWF in the conduct and management of all its activities: Environmental Sustainability; Capacity Building; Community Participation; Cultural Protocols; Education and Awareness; Design Integrity; Learning and Development.

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