Right now in Venezuela there isn’t any official upgrading policy, and the living conditions in our informal neighborhoods are worse Continue reading
Next year the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child becomes law in Sweden, this gives each child the right Continue reading
Esta es la historia de un hipertexto: Comencé a “postear” en 2014, desde entonces he dicho FAVELA como quien dice Continue reading
Figure 1 Collective masterplan As the architectural cleansing continues in China, many more traditional villages are going the way of Continue reading
The U.S.-Mexican border es una herida abierta where the Third World grates the first and bleeds. ––Gloria Anzaldúa According to Gloria Continue reading
After several events, the first of those reported in a previous post, last Saturday was the final chapter of “Caracas, Continue reading
Communities that are rebuilding or reforming following a crisis exist in a constant flux of formality and informality. This liminal existence, at once formal and informal manifests itself physically in many of the places that displaced families seek shelter.
El desarrollo progresivo de los asentamientos informales venezolanos se debe en gran medida a las estructuras organizativas que surgieron de Continue reading