The Healthy Housing Awards are focused on research in the field of sustainable and healthy architecture looking for people comfort by designing constructions integrated in the landscape with a balanced relation between the environment and technology. The development of innovative approaches within this field is the main purpose of these awards.
Under this frame, the International Marjal Healthy Chair from the University of Alicante promotes this call with the aim of promoting healthy solutions in housing as an example of innovative teaching. This activity provides the participation of students and teachers in an international working scenario where the regular teaching is completed with and important cultural exchange. This international frame is due to the participation of two European universities: Universidad de Alicante (Spain) and the Hogeschool van Amsterdam (Holland).