In Search of a Home – Global Struggle for Affordable Housing

European Commission states that there is a housing crisis and a problem of increasing homelessness in Europe. The income of citizens is not following the rising costs of living. The ones troubling to find affordable place to live are increasingly the younger generations, children, migrants and other disadvantaged minorities. According to Euronews, over 10% of the […]


The value of functional public spaces for the wellbeing of citizens

Planning of public spaces in Europe is moving towards green and pedestrian-friendly values, while in some parts of the world the public’s basic needs for safety and accessibility remain unfulfilled. A comparison between the European and South African urban space gives perspective to understanding the fundamental value of a functional public space that supports the […]