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Cameron Sinclair, Architecture for Humanity - solutions to global crises

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TheGreen Solution Award - CaliforniaGreenSolutions.com Cameron Sinclair is co-founder of Architecture for Humanity, a nonprofit that seeks architecture solutions to global crises -- and acts as a conduit between the design and the local communities.

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Sustainable Architecture and Design for Sustainable Communities

Cameron Sinclair (then age 24) joined Kate Stohr to found Architecture for Humanity, a nonprofit that helps architects apply their skills to humanitarian efforts. Starting with just $700 and a simple web site in 1999, AFH has grown into an international hub for humanitarian design, offering innovative solutions to housing problems in all corners of the globe.

Architecture for Humanity works by Sinclair's mantra: "Design like you give a damn." (Sinclair and Stohr cowrote a book by the same name, released in 2006.)

Sinclair is now working on the Open Architecture Network, born from the wish he made when he accepted the 2006 TED Prize: to build a global, open-source network where architects, governments and NGOs can share and implement design plans to house the world.

Architecture for Humanity

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Open Architecture Network

The Open Architecture Network links communities around the globe with architects and designers who can help them solve their local problems for sustainable shelter and community life.

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Creative Commons now has a rights program for development designs for developing nations that allows people in Africa to use the design, and protects the design in the Western world.

Creative Commons provides free tools that let authors, scientists, artists, and educators easily mark their creative work with the freedoms they want it to carry. You can use CC to change your copyright terms from "All Rights Reserved" to "Some Rights Reserved."

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