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July 17, 2017

Take a peek behind the scenes of the Awards jury meeting at the Melbourne School of Design to select the winning projects for Asia Pacific.

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July 1, 2017

The regional jury for Asia Pacific has met at the Melbourne School of Design (MSD), to evaluate submissions in the 5th LafargeHolcim Awards competition.

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June 24, 2017

The regional jury for North America has met at the University of British Colombia to evaluate submissions in the 5th LafargeHolcim Awards competition.

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June 22, 2017

LafargeHolcim Awards winner Francis Kéré opens summer pavilion in Hyde Park that reflects the role of a tree as a community hub.

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June 21, 2017

Experts from Architecture Snob and the LafargeHolcim Foundation explored “Communicating Architecture”.

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June 15, 2017

Thanks to 2 prizes from the LafargeHolcim Awards Carlos Piles has made an exciting step in his career – to LafargeHolcim!

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June 14, 2017

The project heals the visible and structural wound in the territory through a habitable garden that produces water.

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June 11, 2017

The jury for Latin America met at the Universidade de São Paulo to evaluate submissions in the 5th LafargeHolcim Awards competition.

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June 3, 2017

The regional jury for Europe has met at the EPFL to evaluate submissions in the 5th LafargeHolcim Awards competition.

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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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