A unified call to action: Transforming the Built Environment through Inclusion
July 7, 2024

A unified call to action: Transforming the Built Environment through Inclusion

CIC reports UCEM has published a report titled ‘Joined up leadership for an inclusive built environment’ recommending reforms to help the sector work more cohesively to increase the recruitment, retention and success of those from an array of diverse backgrounds.


From vision to reality: accessible homes for everyone
June 27, 2024

From vision to reality: accessible homes for everyone

Nick Apetroaie, chief executive of Habinteg, analyses the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities Committee’s recent report on housing for disabled people


Queer Perspectives on Public Space
May 30, 2024

Queer Perspectives on Public Space

Queer Perspectives on Public Space (2024) presents an exploration into LGBTQIA+ inclusivity in the built environment.


UCL and Sweden launch pioneering collaboration in NeuroDesign and NeuroArchitecture
May 30, 2024

UCL and Sweden launch pioneering collaboration in NeuroDesign and NeuroArchitecture

UCL researchers are to partner with RISE, Research Institutes of Sweden, to explore how the human brain interacts with built environments, and how understanding this can help design sustainable surroundings that enhance people’s health and wellbeing.


Government to lay new law to halt the march of gender-neutral toilets in buildings
May 16, 2024

Government to lay new law to halt the march of gender-neutral toilets in buildings

Government reports to lay new law to halt the march of gender-neutral toilets in buildings.


 


Epilepsy and the built environment: how architects can design inclusively for neurological conditions
May 7, 2024

Epilepsy and the built environment: how architects can design inclusively for neurological conditions

RIBA Architecture publish an interesting article about a range of steps that architects can undertake to help those living with epilepsy - one of the world's most common neurological conditions.