Details of the Webinar:
Date: 15 Dec 2022 (Thu)
CPD Hours: 1.5hrs
Registration deadline: 14 Dec 2022, 5pm
Category: Category 6: SDG11, Target 11.C, Utilising Local Materials
Project Name: House of Dreams
Speaker from the team: Peter HASDELL, Associate Dean of Academic Programmes in the School of Design at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The “House of Dreams” by Insitu Project uses circular material economy and sustainable development principles in the revitalisation of an abandoned cave settlement in Zhoushan Village in China. The unique outcome of the project developed arose due to the high use of repurposed local construction material waste combined with local unskilled labour in the construction process.
Category: Category 3: SDG 11, Target 11.1, Adequate, Safe & Affordable Housing
Project Name: Home Modification for Low-income Families
Speaker from the team: Maggie MA Kingsley, Co-founder of Domat, Assistant Professor of CUHK, HKARB Registered Architect
“Home Modification” programme aims at improving the living conditions of low-income families in Hong Kong. We are working towards making decent study areas for children at home, helping them to perform better at school so that the family can escape a cycle of poverty.