Editorials

November 16, 2021

Housing Rights and Architecture

As luck would have it, I was an architecture student when the first UN-Habitat conference came to Vancouver in 1976.  I was exposed to global issues […]
November 12, 2021

Introduction

Welcome to the CAHR website and to this Editorial page.  I’m glad you found your way here.  I have to assume that your perseverance in arriving […]
November 20, 2021

Architecture and Cultural Rights

The proposed development of 105 Keefer in Vancouver’s Chinatown Over the last few years there has been a conflict over a proposed new development in Vancouver’s […]
December 10, 2021

Human Rights Day 2021

We are all humans. We are all born free and equal. Human Rights Day is 10DEC, the day in 1948 when the General Assembly adopted the […]
April 4, 2022

Francis Kéré and the Pritzker Prize

On March 15th it was announced that the 2022 Pritzker Prize laureate is Diébédo Francis Kéré.  While I am pleased to see that he is the […]
April 20, 2022

Wolf Prix interview in Speigel International

On 02APR22 Der Spiegel posted an interview with Wolf Prix of Coop Himmelb(l)au. https://www.spiegel.de/international/zeitgeist/is-it-possible-to-oppose-the-war-and-still-work-for-putin-a-fa1b5c44-e1d2-468b-82f3-0513a3fb8af7 In that article he says: “If we have to take the moral […]