disaster relief

Designing Recovery Housing
Interview with JUANITA VALDEZ-COX, Executive Director, LUPE (La Unión Del Pueblo Entero), and BRENT BROWN, Founder, bcWORKSHOP (Building Community Workshop) By Cynthia Smith Cynthia Smith (CS): Juanita, can you tell me how LUPE (La Unión Del Pueblo Entero) started and how the organization works? Juanita Valdez-Cox (JV): LUPE was founded in 1989 in California by...
Bill’s Design Talks: Haiti Panel
Richard Kurin, Under Secretary for History, Art and Culture at the Smithsonian will moderate a discussion with Atim Oton, co-founder of the Black Design News Network, and Amy Wilentz, author and journalist, about the design implications and opportunities arising from disaster relief efforts in Haiti. Among the efforts discussed are the "Haiti Cultural Recovery Project,"...