LafargeHolcim Foundation International Awards for Sustainable Construction
3rd Competition
Regional Holcim Awards 2011
Africa Middle East

Winning projects 2011 in Africa Middle East

The winners of the 3rd International Holcim Awards competition for sustainable construction projects and visions from Africa Middle East have been announced at a ceremony in Casablanca.

A total of USD 300,000 was presented to ten outstanding projects.

Winners

Gold | USD 100,000 | Gando, Burkina Faso

Secondary school with passive ventilation system
Secondary school with passive ventilation system
MAIN AUTHOR
Diébédo Francis Kéré - Kéré Architecture, Berlin, Germany Read more »

Silver | USD 50,000 | Al Azarije, Palestine

Sustainable refurbishment of a primary school
Sustainable refurbishment of a primary school
MAIN AUTHOR
Alessio Battistella - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Diego Torriani - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Luca Trabattoni - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Valerio Marazzi - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Carmine Chiarelli - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Albert Alcalde Villacampa - ARCò, Milan, Italy; Claudia Romano - ARCò, Milan, Italy Read more »

Bronze | USD 25,000 | Marrakesh, Morocco

Training center for sustainable construction
Training center for sustainable construction
MAIN AUTHOR
Anna Heringer - Anna Heringer Architecture, Laufen, Germany
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Salima Naji - Rabat, Morocco; Martin Rauch - Lehm Ton Erde Baukunst GmbH, Wien, Austria; Ernst Waibel - Dornbirn, Austria; Elmar Nägele - Architekten Nägele Waibel ZT GmbH, Dornbirn, Austria Read more »

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT PRIZES

Acknowledgement prize | USD 18,750 | Zaria, Nigeria

Affordable building materials from recycled agricultural waste
Affordable building materials from recycled agricultural waste
MAIN AUTHOR
Charles Oluwole Job - Bern University of Applied Sciences, Architecture, Wood & Civil Engineering, Burgdorf, Switzerland
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Frédéric Pichelin - Bern University of Applied Sciences, Architecture, Wood & Civil Engineering, Burgdorf, Switzerland; Andreas Rosenkranz - Bern University of Applied Sciences, Architecture, Wood & Civil Engineering, Burgdorf, Switzerland; Henry Tata Kimeng - Ahmadu Bello University, Department of Architecture, Zaria, Nigeria; Sani Mustapha - Ahmadu Bello University, Department of Architecture, Zaria, Nigeria; Chigbo Aghaegbusi Mgbemene - University of Nigeria, Nigeria; Okey Nduka - University of Nigeria, Nigeria Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 18,750 | Masdar City, United Arab Emirates

Building implementing holistic architectural design
Building implementing holistic architectural design
MAIN AUTHOR
Bob Gysin - Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, Architekten, Zurich, Switzerland
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Rudolf Trachsel - Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, Architekten, Zurich, Switzerland; Sebastian El Khouli - Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, Architekten, Zurich, Switzerland; Nadja Heitz - Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, Architekten, Zurich, Switzerland; Carmen Held - Bob Gysin + Partner BGP, Architekten, Zurich, Switzerland; Tim Hampson - Dyer, London, United Kingdom; Mark Barnard - Dyer, London, United Kingdom; David Telford - Hurley Palmer Flatt, Glasgow, United Kingdom; Markus Braach - Zurich, ZH, Switzerland; Upul Jayasuriya - Milcris, Al Azaiba, Oman Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 18,750 | Cape Town, South Africa

Sustainable public eco-tourism facility
Sustainable public eco-tourism facility
MAIN AUTHOR
Andrew Justin Cooke - Architecture co-op, Cape Town, South Africa; Jessica Tami Cohen - Architecture co-op, Cape Town, South Africa Read more »

Acknowledgement prize | USD 18,750 | Fez, Morocco

Urban precinct reconstruction and rehabilitation
Urban precinct reconstruction and rehabilitation
MAIN AUTHOR
Michel Mossessian - mossessian & partners, London, United Kingdom
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Yassir Khalil - Yassir Khalil Studio, Casablanca, Morocco Read more »

"NEXT GENERATION" PRIZES

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 25,000 | Pretoria, South Africa

Adaptive re-use of industrial site for urban agriculture
Adaptive re-use of industrial site for urban agriculture
MAIN AUTHOR
Calayde Aenis Davey - University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa Read more »

"Next Generation" 2nd prize | USD 15,000 | Gohatsion, Ethiopia

Passive floodplain agricultural system
Passive floodplain agricultural system
MAIN AUTHOR
Wonjoon Han - University of Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
FURTHER AUTHOR(S)
Gunho Kim - University of Seoul, Seoul, South Korea Read more »

"Next Generation" 3rd prize | USD 10,000 | Agadir, Morocco

Culturally-sensitive urban master plan
Culturally-sensitive urban master plan
MAIN AUTHOR
Khalid El Jaouhari - ENA Rabat National School of Architecture, Rabat, Morocco Read more »
 
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