The Norman B. It was the first mass timber building constructed in Seattle in 80 years.
The campus is living laboratory of innovation and experiments with traditional building techniques and modern lifestyle requirements. Essays were submitted in French, Spanish and English. You can stay in touch with the RCS by signing up to our newsletter History of the Essay Competition The RCS has a rich history of nurturing the creative talents of young people around the Commonwealth.
After the presentations, the jury discussed the presentations and announced the winners. We endeavour to promote literacy, expression and creativity by celebrating excellence and imagination. As result of a massive communication campaign in countries 50, leaflets and posters distributedmore than 2, young people from countries submitted their essays.
Photo credit: Neelakshi Joshi. Built by unskilled volunteers using bamboo ladders, coconut-coir ropes and recycled tetrapak sheets on a retired tracker-trolley the structure has been use since.
Ladder House, Auroville, India. Highlighting the problem of waste management and a potential threat in case of excessive rainfall. It asked young people to consider the potential of the Commonwealth in strengthening the vast and varied links between citizens.