Laurie Baker Fellowship Programme 2018-19
The Laurie Baker Centre for Habitat Studies (LBC), Trivandrum is pleased to announce the Laurie Baker Fellowship Programme for the year 2018-19. The programme is intended to attract young architects/civil engineers/ urban planners/social science researchers who are interested in working in the area of green habitat studies. The studies may include a) documentation of the architectural plans and building sites authored by Laurie Baker and his team with a view to understand its cost effectiveness and environmental sustainability, b) socio-economic and techno-ecological studies on housing schemes/habitats pioneered by Laurie Baker, c) new areas that will contribute to advancing the concept of green habitat and d) studies that contribute to an understanding of the socio-economic dynamics of housing conditions in India and/or specific states.
Summer School on sustainable habitat development 2018
The LBC Summer School 2018 will be conducted in two batches, 21st May-3rd June 2018 (1st batch) and 17-30 June, 2018 (2nd batch). Interested people are requested to download the brochure as well as registration form (editable word file) and send back the completed form through email along with the advance registration payment details at the earliest. Participation will be confirmed on the basis of first come first served basis.