* Subscribe to Architect Africa Headlines® by Email *

The Architect Africa News & Information Network for the African built environment and building construction sector is an autonomous aggregator monitored by architects in Africa which is designed to find, categorise and deliver news and information of specific interest to architects, planners, engineers, developers, institutions and academics.

Many architects in Africa publish relevant news and information on their own websites.


Date Country News Item
18.01.19 South Africa Cato Crest residents battle continuous demolitions
18.01.19 International Cities and local governments lead the actions on the role of culture in sustainable development
17.01.19 South Africa Showdown with Herman Mashaba looms over housing court order
17.01.19 South Africa Rental Tribunal sends clear message to landlords: Don’t treat tenants unfairly
16.01.19 South Africa South Africa's First Smart Lighting Architectural Installation
16.01.19 South Africa Flooring : The whole Works from Interface
16.01.19 South Africa Why early-stage pool design planning is critical
15.01.19 South Africa Dozens of homes destroyed in Overstrand fire
13.01.19 Uganda Managing life after war: how young people in Uganda are coping
11.01.19 South Africa PERI stands tall with The Leonardo in Sandton
14.12.18 South Africa The daily struggle of living in a wheelchair in a shack
13.12.18 International Lessons from the massive Siemens corruption scandal one decade later
12.12.18 South Africa More than half the plots earmarked for backyarders in Cape Town’s southern suburbs are on wetlands
12.12.18 South Africa Mortuary workers return to work after arrests
07.12.18 South Africa Inaugural Afrisam Concreativity Award
07.12.18 South Africa Nearly 1,800 low-income families could benefit from Conradie Hospital housing project
05.12.18 South Africa South Africa needs to refresh how it manages by-products from mining
05.12.18 Nigeria Ancient village arenas remain a central force in Igbo life. Here's why
04.12.18 South Africa The Hidden Cost of Low Fees - Simmy Peerutin
03.12.18 South Africa More sea cliffs collapse at West Coast mine
03.12.18 South Africa Creating the Furniture of the Future
02.12.18 South Africa Bo-Kaap Youth Movement calls for “peaceful and positive” solution to development impasse
26.11.18 Africa Africities 2018: A Pact to cooperate on an African Charter for Local Equality
26.11.18 South Africa Promise of right to housing remains elusive in democratic South Africa
25.11.18 Africa Steps rural communities can take to protect their water resources
23.11.18 South Africa Open Studios 2018 returns this December
23.11.18 South Africa Interiors: Plascon's 2019 Colour Trends
22.11.18 South Africa dhk reveals residential design comprising four elliptical towers
20.11.18 Kenya Why, even with more access to toilets, women in a Kenyan slum avoid them
18.11.18 South Africa Saldanha Bay clinic burnt as community anger boils over
18.11.18 South Africa There's a new way to "grow" bio-bricks using human urine. Here's how it works.
18.11.18 Africa Some smart ideas to make toilets fit for purpose in Africa's cities
16.11.18 South Africa Vredenburg closed off as protesters demand better living conditions
16.11.18 South Africa Billions spent on railway contracts. Yet Metrorail collapses
14.11.18 South Africa 32 Battalion veterans left in limbo in forgotten military town
13.11.18 South Africa Why giving South Africans title deeds isn't the panacea for land reform
13.11.18 South Africa Life in South Africa's economic hub is improving -- but big challenges remain
12.11.18 South Africa Equal Education calls on Ramaphosa to get involved in fixing schools
09.11.18 South Africa Simon’s Town shack dwellers’ long wait for housing