Non-Profit Development

Susi Wellings, Director of SJW Architects Ltd, has been involved with pro-bono development work overseas for 10 years. Currently she is working on a skills-based training and construction project in Burundi on behalf of a well-known group of Architectural benefactors with partners Development Workshop Francais and Children in Crisis.

Between 2005 & 2007 as Country Director in Sri Lanka for US-based non-profit organisation 'Architecture for Humanity', she designed and oversaw the implementation of several post-tsunami reconstruction projects, one of which was shortlisted for the Aga Khan Awards session in 2010.  She also received the Observer Ethical Award for her work in Sri Lanka.