Design for All Institute, India

DfA India 2014 newsletter coverWhile the DfA Institute calls this publication a newsletter, you can see by the extensive table of contents that it attracts world-wide contributions on many topics. Of note in this edition is an article by Fionnula Rogerson who reports on the Congress of the International Union of Architects held in Durban South Africa, and the inaugural award, “Friendly Spaces Accessible to All”. Australian architects Allen Kong get an Honourable Mention for the Potter Street Redevelopment in Dandenong, Victoria.

Articles with a practical focus include: an urban seating system, adaptable housing for the Greek Olympics, an inclusive kitchen, and the UD Living Lab.