Second Level Subjects



Ekistics concerns the science of human settlements, including regional, city, community planning and dwelling design. Its major incentive was the emergence of increasingly large and complex conurbations, tending even to a worldwide city. The study involves every kind of human settlement, with particular attention to geography, ecology, human psychology, anthropology, culture, politics, and occasionally aesthetics.

– syndicated content from Wikipedia

Organizations relating to Ekistics

ICOMOS International Committee for Vernacular Architecture / Mexico City, Mexico / Est. 1976
Modern Asian Architecture Network / Est. 2001
International Centre for the Study of the Architecture Andrea Palladio / Vicenza, Italy / Est. 1958
EcoAgriculture Partners / Washington DC, USA / Est. 2002
International Centre for Earth Construction / Villefontaine, France / Est. 1979
International Network for Traditional Building, Architecture and Urbanism / London, UK / Est. 2001
International Association of Unions of Architects / Moscow, Russia / Est. 1992
Charles Rennie Mackintosh Society / Glasgow, UK / Est. 1973
Arab Architects Organization / Beirut, Lebanon / Est. 1994
African School of Architecture and Town Planning / Lomé, Togo / Est. 1975
IFLA Europe / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1989
International Federation of Landscape Architects / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1948
International Federation of Interior Architects / Designers / New York NY, USA / Est. 1963
European Association for Flowers and Landscaping / Budapest, Hungary / Est. 1996
Benelux Convention on Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1982
International Centre for Conservation of Architectural Heritage / Ferrara, Italy
Natura 2000 Network / Brussels, Belgium / Est. 1992
Center for the Study of Tropical Construction and Architecture / Havana, Cuba / Est. 1989
European Architectural Endoscopy Association / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1992
Regional Secretary of the Andean Region Architects / Est. 1980
Nordic Association for Architectural Research / Est. 1987
European Association for Architectural Education / Diepenbeek, Belgium / Est. 1975
International Association for the Semiotics of Space / Barcelona, Spain / Est. 1989
European Council of Landscape Architecture Schools / Vienna, Austria
Multi-Sector Architectural Assistance in Developing Africa / Minneapolis MN, USA / Est. 1980

View all profiles (136 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

You are viewing a subject profile from the UIA's Global Civil Society Database.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.