Support to Ukrainian architects

To support the Ukrainian architects in Ukraine and who are refugees from Ukraine in Sweden since the Russian invasion Architects Sweden has established a bilateral collaboration with the National Union of Architects of Ukraine NUAU. The collaboration is about supporting their operation in the situation of war, but also about giving the Ukrainian architects a voice in the discussion about the rebuilding. In a first stage the collaboration has focused on organizing a series of four seminars about strategic questions for the rebuilding. I the next stage the collaboration will focus on knowledge exchange with the organizing of a continued professional development program. It will address issues of sustainable urban rebuilding with the cultural heritage as a resource. It will last until 2026. It is organized within a larger framework of the Architects Council of Europe ACE.

The Swedish Confederation of Professional Associations (SACO) is a politically independent central organisation with 21 unions that promotes its members’ interests and supports its unions through analyses, debates and opinion shaping.

Swedish Design Movement brings together stakeholders in Swedish design, fashion and architecture who are spearheading the transition to sustainability.

The Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) is a professional organisation of architects from Europe that aims to help advance architecture and maintain its quality.

The International Union of Architects (UIA) is the only international non-governmental organisation that represents the world’s architects.

The European Council of Interior Architects (ECIA) is the European platform to represent and promote the qualified profession of interior architects/designers.

The International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA) represents the landscape architectural profession globally. The organisation represents 76 member associations in Europe, Africa, the Americas, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.