The famously productive neighbourhood in the heart of Mumbai city is full of thousands of artisans, craftspersons and mechanics, working away on their tools and machines in workshops and factories that often do
A traditional drink made from wild flowers can become a strong local economy for tribal India (The Hindu 6/1/2018)
How garment manufacturer Muzaffar makes in Dharavi. (Make in Dharavi III)
An account of urbz Seoul's strategic planning for the island of Ulleung, in the East Sea
How garment manufacturer Aameer makes in Dharavi. (Make in Dharavi II)
Listening to children could help us plan better cities for all (The Hindu 16.12.2017)
How garment maker Samit makes in Dharavi. (Make in Dharavi I)
Emerging political boundaries can help us rethink other categories. (The Hindu 3/12/2017)
Update on our latest project in Dharavi for an elevated community space
How one of Sao Paulo’s largest favelas became a nice neighbourhood
How renewed attention to urban-rural linkages may reshape the urbanisation debate. (The Hindu 5/11/2017)
One small indomitable neighbourhood holds out against the planners (and changes the plan). (The Hindu 22.10.2017)
Anyone who has commuted on trains during rush hour will know there’s something deeply tolerant about the Mumbaikar (The Hindu 07.10.2017)
Not all is worthy of the bin! Our latest column in The Hindu explores features of Indian urbanism that could inspire cities around the world. (The Hindu 24.09.2017)
The work of urbz was honoured by the Swiss President, Doris Leuthard, through an award given to Matias Echanove and Rahul Srivastava
Workshop da construção civil / Civil construction Workshop in Sao Paulo
Creating a network of local and international actors to learn from Ulleung-do’s natural heritage while living in it.
3-day workshop in Geneva on October 13, 14, 15 to produce a participatory neighbourhood plan.
Nature holds something far more precious than wood, coal and minerals — something which industrial practices have been destroying in their crude quest for cheap bucks. (The Hindu, 10.09.17)
urbz is honored by Curry Stone Foundation, which selected it as one of 100 innovators in the field of social design.
A 5 day workshop on the remote Ulleung island generates ideas and discussion for an alternative to the traditional fast paced development in South Korea.