LafargeHolcim Foundation Rewarding Excellence in Sustainable Construction
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Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017
Middle East Africa

Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 Middle East Africa

LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Gold 2017 Middle East Africa winners for Religious and secular complex, Dandaji, Niger (l-r): Iranian architect Yasaman Esmaili and Nigerien architect Mariam Kamara.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Main prize winners (l-r): Fatima-azzahra Bendahmane, Morocco (Silver); Yasaman Esmaili, Iran/USA and Mariam Kamara, Niger/USA (Gold); and Joana Dabaj, Riccardo Conti, Luca Astorri and Joana Dabaj, Lebanon/United Kingom (Bronze).
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winners of the LafargeHolcim Awards Gold 2017 Middle East Africa (l-r): Iranian architect Yasaman Esmaili and Nigerien architect Mariam Kamara for Legacy Restored: Religious and secular complex, Dandaji, Niger.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winner of the LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2017 Middle East Africa Fatima-azzahra Bendahmane, Ecoactiva, Casablanca, Morocco for Weaving and Stamping: Elementary school and craft training center, Aït Benhaddou, Morocco.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2017 winner Fatima-azzahra Bendahmane, Ecoactiva, Casablanca, Morocco for Elementary school and craft training center, Aït Benhaddou, Morocco.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winners of the LafargeHolcim Awards Bronze 2017 Middle East Africa (l-r): Ronan Glynn, Joana Dabaj, Riccardo Conti and Luca Astorri of CatalyticAction, El Mina Tripoli, Lebanon and London, United Kingdom for Pavilion Re-claimed: Adaptive reuse for refugee education, the El Marj, Lebanon.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Bronze 2017 winners (l-r): Ronan Glynn, Joana Dabaj, Riccardo Conti and Luca Astorri of CatalyticAction, Lebanon & United Kingdom.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Celebrations after winning the LafargeHolcim Awards Bronze 2017 Middle East Africa (l-r): Luca Astorri, Joana Dabaj, Riccardo Conti and Ronan Glynn of CatalyticAction, Lebanon & United Kingdom for Pavilion Re-claimed: Adaptive reuse for refugee education, the El Marj, Lebanon.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winners of the LafargeHolcim Awards Acknowledgement prizes (l-r): JongSeo Lee representing Steven Holl Architects (USA for project in Malawi); Massimo Lepore and Raul Pantaleo (Italy for project in Uganda); Philip Murungi and Andrew Amara (Uganda); and Gahee Van, Wonjoon Han and Sookhee Yuk (South Korea for project in Ghana).
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Acknowledgement prize winner Steven Holl Architects, New York, USA represented by Senior Associate JongSeo Lee for Ascending Array: Miracle for Africa Foundation central library, Lilongwe, Malawi.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Acknowledgement prize winner TAMassociati of Trieste and Venice, Italy represented by (l-r): Massimo Lepore and Raul Pantaleo for Reel to Real: Maisha Film Lab headquarters, Kampala, Uganda.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Acknowledgement prize winners (l-r): Gahee Van and Wonjoon Han of VHAN and Sookhee Yuk, Make Africa Better, all Seoul, South Korea for Refrigerating Jar: Shea butter storage for Nyingali community, Karaga District, Ghana.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Acknowledgement prize winners (l-r): Philip Murungi and Andrew Amara of Studio Flame, Kampala, Uganda for Through the Looking-Glass: Odek Center for Nodding Disease, Odek, Uganda.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winners of the Next Generation prizes for young professionals and students (l-r): Nour Madi, Ghaith Abi Ghanem and Jad Melki (Lebanon, 2nd prize); Noor Marji (Jordan, 4th prize); Nada Nafeh (Egypt, 3rd prize); and Heidi van Eeden (South Africa, 1st prize).
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winner of the LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation 1st prize 2017 Middle East Africa Heidi van Eeden, University of Pretoria, Cape Town, South Africa for Brick-Works: Brick kiln and incremental development project, Soshanguve, South Africa.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winners of the LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation 2nd prize 2017 Middle East Africa (l-r): Ghaith Abi Ghanem, Beirut, Lebanon and Nour Madi and Jad Melki of Ghaith&Jad, Beirut, Lebanon for Recovering Aleppo: Rubble recycling units, Aleppo, Syria.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winner of the LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation 3rd prize 2017 Middle East Africa Nada Nafeh, The American University in Cairo, Egypt for (In)formal Pattern Language: Designing processes for informal settlements, Cairo, Egypt.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Winner of the LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation 4th prize 2017 Middle East Africa Noor Marji, German Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan for Steps of Amman: Urban stair and library, Amman, Jordan.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Welcoming guests on behalf of LafargeHolcim, sponsor of the LafargeHolcim Foundation was Saâd Sebbar, Member of the Executive Committee of LafargeHolcim responsible for Middle East Africa: “Sustainability is more than CO2 and ecology, it requires working together, giving opportunities to as many people as possible: Sustainability and sustainable construction are about social equity and fair chances for everybody. That is at the core of the LafargeHolcim Awards competition.”
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Welcoming guests on behalf of the host Country of the LafargeHolcim Awards ceremony for Middle East Africa was Dr. John Simba, Chairman of the Board of Bamburi Cement, the member of LafargeHolcim in Kenya.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Introducing the LafargeHolcim Awards competition: Joe Addo, Member of the Awards jury Middle East Africa 2017 and Principal of Constructs, Ghana/USA.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Presenting the winners of the LafargeHolcim Awards Acknowledgement prizes: Chrisna du Plessis, Member of the Awards jury Middle East Africa 2017 and Head of the Department of Architecture University of Pretoria, South Africa.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Co-presenter of the LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation prizes: Kunlé Adeyemi, Member of the Awards jury Middle East Africa 2017 and Principal of NLÉ, Nigeria/The Netherlands.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Keynote speaker and winner of the Building Better Recognition Middle East Africa 2017 Francis Kéré, Principal of Kéré Architecture, Burkina Faso/Germany for his school building in Burkina Faso, which won the Global LafargeHolcim Award Gold in 2012.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Presenting the Building Better Recognition Middle East Africa 2017 (l-r): José Cantillana, Area Manager LafargeHolcim for East and South Africa congratulating Francis Kéré, Principal of Kéré Architecture, Burkina Faso/Germany for his school building in Burkina Faso, which won the Global LafargeHolcim Award Gold in 2012.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
A warm welcome by traditionally dressed Kenyans at the LafargeHolcim Awards ceremony at the Kenya National Theater.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Guests gather at the Kenya National Theater for the first LafargeHolcim Awards ceremony of the 2017 cycle.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Acknowledgement prize winning team for Refrigerating Jar - Shea butter storage for Nyingali community (l-r): Wonjoon Han and Gahee Van, VHAN, South Korea, and Sookhee Yuk, Make Africa Better, South Korea with welcome staff in traditional dress.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Next Generation 2nd prize winners for Recovering Aleppo - Rubble recycling units (l-r): Ghaith Abi Ghanem, GHAITH&JAD Architecture and Design; Nour Madi, American University of Beirut (AUB) and Jad Melki, GHAITH&JAD Architecture and Design, Lebanon.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Delegation from Jordan including Next Generation 4th prize winner for Steps of Amman - Urban stair and library (3rd from right): Noor Marji, German Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Internationally-renowned Suzanna Owiyo performed her fusion of western Kenyan music, traditional African instruments and contemporary rhythms.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Internationally-renowned Suzanna Owiyo performed her fusion of western Kenyan music, traditional African instruments and contemporary rhythms.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Entertainment at the ceremony include The Slum Drummers, a community-based group of young drummers whose goal is to share musical practices and social topics with young people - encouraging them to stay away from drugs alcohol and all the risks they can face in a slum: www.slumdrummers.co.ke.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Entertainment at the ceremony included The Slum Drummers, a community-based group of young drummers whose goal is to share musical practices and social topics with young people - encouraging them to stay away from drugs alcohol and all the risks they can face in a slum: www.slumdrummers.co.ke.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Master of Ceremonies at the LafargeHolcim Awards ceremony in Nairobi was Julie Gichuru, TV Host, Kenya.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Guests at the reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards prize handover ceremony.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Guests at the reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards prize handover ceremony.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Guests at the reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards prize handover ceremony.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Guests at the reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards prize handover ceremony.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Guests at the reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards prize handover ceremony.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Illuminated posters of the LafargeHolcim Awards prize winning projects from Middle East Africa and introducing the LafargeHolcim Foundation.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Illuminated posters of the LafargeHolcim Awards prize winning projects from Middle East Africa and introducing the LafargeHolcim Foundation.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards ceremony at the Kenya National Theater.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
Reception following the LafargeHolcim Awards ceremony at the Kenya National Theater.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
A impressive number of Kenyan and international journalists attended the media briefing following the prize handover ceremony of the LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction in region Middle East Africa.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
Dr. Daniel O. Manduku, Director of the National Construction Authority of Kenya, explained the national context and the importance of pursuing sustainable construction.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Gold winners Iranian architect Yasaman Esmaili (speaking), and Nigerien architect Mariam Kamara, present their project Religious and secular complex, Dandaji, Niger at the media briefing.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Gold winners Nigerien architect Mariam Kamara (speaking), and Iranian architect Yasaman Esmaili present their project Religious and secular complex, Dandaji, Niger at the media briefing.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Silver winner Fatima-azzahra Bendahmane, Ecoactiva, Casablanca, Morocco presents her project Weaving and Stamping: Elementary school and craft training center, Aït Benhaddou, Morocco at the media briefing.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Bronze 2017 winners Joana Dabaj (speaking), CatalyticAction, El Mina Tripoli, Lebanon and Riccardo Conti, CatalyticAction, London, present their project Pavilion Re-claimed: Adaptive reuse for refugee education, the El Marj, Lebanon at the media briefing.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Bronze 2017 winners Riccardo Conti (speaking), CatalyticAction, London and Joana Dabaj, CatalyticAction, El Mina Tripoli, Lebanon present their project Pavilion Re-claimed: Adaptive reuse for refugee education, the El Marj, Lebanon at the media briefing.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation 1st prize winner Heidi van Eeden, University of Pretoria, Cape Town, South Africa presents her project Brick kiln and incremental development project, Soshanguve, South Africa at the media briefing.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa media briefing, Nairobi
Edward Schwarz, General Manager of the LafargeHolcim Foundation, introduced the Foundation and its activities and put the Awards in a global context.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa prize handover ceremony, Nairobi
A impressive number of Kenyan and international journalists attended the media briefing following the prize handover ceremony of the LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction in region Middle East Africa.
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa second day program, Nairobi
LafargeHolcim Awards 2017 for Middle East Africa second day program, Nairobi
Nairobi National Park, the first national park in Kenya which was established in 1946 and is 7km from the city centre, was the venue for the lunch break on the second day program.
LafargeHolcim Awards jury meeting for Middle East Africa in Cairo, May 2017
LafargeHolcim Awards jury meeting for Middle East Africa in Cairo, May 2017
The LafargeHolcim Awards jury for region Middle East Africa met at the American University in Cairo (AUC), Egypt in May 2017 to select projects using the “target issues” for sustainable construction (l-r): Marc Angélil (Switzerland), Joe Osae-Addo, (Ghana), Meisa Batayneh Maani (Jordan), Nagwa Sherif (Egypt, Head of Jury), Mohsen Ech (Lebanon/France), Howayda Al-Harithy (Lebanon), Fasil Giorghis (Ethiopia), Kunlé Adeyemi (Nigeria) and Chrisna du Plessis (South Africa).
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
The project will be a culture and education hub where the secular and the religious peacefully co-exist to cultivate minds and strengthen the community.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
New mosque under construction.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Library.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
The main construction material for the project is Compressed Earth Bricks (CEB) which provides better thermal performance and lowers energy consumption. It also lowers the cost of construction.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Library central space.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Compressed Earth Brick (CEB) production.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Metallurgy.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
A place to play, to live and to pray.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Team.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Hikma woman by the wall.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
The use of Compressed Earth Bricks made out of local red Laterite soil has already attracted the attention of the villagers and their neighbors who routinely come and watch the building process, marveling over this “new red brick”, as they call it, providing us an opportunity to educate them further on the material.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Library mezzanine.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Corridor.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Collaboration between the traditional masons and the construction crew: the contemporary masons had great difficulty producing them, even while using sophisticated form-work and measurements. The traditional masons intervened to show very simple construction techniques that achieved breathtaking results with high levels of precision.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Applying the grooved finish to exterior walls.
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
Global LafargeHolcim Awards Silver 2018 – Legacy Restored in Niger
The use of earthen materials as the main source or thermal mass, as well as the banishment of any glazed surfaces help stabilize the interior temperature. Doors and windows are strategically placed to provide natural ventilation, removing the need for mechanical cooling most of the year.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Aerial view.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Climate concept
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Site plan.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project phases.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Project objectives.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Courtyard.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Plan.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Entrance perspective.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Cross section.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Buffer zone.
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, …
Project entry 2011 Africa Middle East – Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso
Project entry 2011 - Secondary school with passive ventilation system, Gando, Burkina Faso: Team Picture.
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