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NewsNews • 5 Jul 2021

Local initiative ModSkool receives global support through Architecture-in-Development’s Global Challenge

The Global Challenge 2021 is an initiative by founders Changfang Luo and Rob Breed of Architecture-in-Development. The platform is an attempt to connect local community initiatives with a global network of socially-engaged architecture professionals, organisations and companies. Suryan Dang The ModSkool was a response to repeated forced evictions of informal settlements in Delhi, India. After a school was demolished in a farming community on the floodplains of the river Yamuna, due to its 'illegal' status, the community approached Social Design Collaborative to help design a temporary modular school.     In collaboration with the school staff, Social Design Collaborative designed the structure as a steel frame that coul... More