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How to Change the Future of Cities
A total of 23 innovative solutions for urban and social challenges facing our cities have been announced as...
The Disability (Access to Premises – Buildings) Standards 2010 cite a relatively small number of exceptions and concessions.
Providing Access Within Heritage Buildings
There are a number of legislative mechanisms that interact to impact both heritage conservation and the provision of...
New Application Guidelines On The Access To Premises Standard
The Australian Human Rights Commission has published a second version of its Guideline on the Application of the...
Livable Housing Certifies Two New Projects
Two supportive housing projects have become first new buildings to receive platinum certification from the Livable Housing Association.
Design for an Aging Population
Seniors are one of the world’s fastest-growing demographics and architects must design buildings that keep the elderly and...
The Economics of Accessibility and Universal Design
Making buildings accessible comes at a cost, but doing so also brings about many tangible and intangible benefits.
Oasis-Style Homes Partner Seclusion and Accessibility
Oasis-style dwellings can provide a buffer from urban environments while offering maximum comfort and accessibility inside.
London 2012 Paralympics – Accessibility
London's Green Park is ready for the Paralympics, having been specifically upgraded to address accessibility concerns.
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