LafargeHolcim Foundation Promoting and Rewarding Sustainable Construction
September 23, 2016

The Foundation invites members of the public to a panel discussion on how growing security concerns will add complexity to the challenges to which architecture must respond.

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July 4, 2016

The LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction seeks leading projects of professionals as well as bold ideas from the Next Generation that combine sustainable construction solutions with architectural excellence.

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September 20, 2016

The German Pavilion at the Venice Biennale explores ethical standards and social inclusion – a “target issue” of the Foundation.

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September 14, 2016

Milinda Pathiraja contributes to post-civil war reconstruction in Sri Lanka, invigorating both the social and structural.

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September 12, 2016

Foundation arranges knowledge exchange between researchers at LCR Lyon and ETH Zurich to strengthen its network of collaboration.

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The Board ensures that the activities of the LafargeHolcim Foundation are aligned with current interpretations of sustainable construction, and frames the architectural, scientific, cultural, and policy concerns that are integrated into its initiatives.

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The world-renowned affiliated universities from all continents host Awards competition jury meetings and symposiums.

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Our publications on exemplary buildings, Holcim Awards winning projects, and conference proceedings illustrate the scope of sustainable construction.

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The five “target issues” defined by the Foundation and its partner universities quantify the degree to which buildings contribute to sustainable development. 

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Browse over 200 Holcim Awards competition projects and see their evolution from inspired ideas into tangible flagships of sustainable construction.

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