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Recovering Aleppo in Syria

Rubble recycling units

Project for rubble recycling units for the city of Aleppo in Syria, combining the rebuilding of the constructed habitat with the rebuilding of devastated communities.

The intention is to recycle concrete rubble while reconstructing the city’s social and urban fabric. With the support of a humanitarian agency, the project raises awareness on cultural continuity while rebuilding a “lost” city.

 

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Recovering Aleppo’s Topography
 
Next Generation prizes: The future is in their hands
 
“Alleviating the precarious living conditions of a people under stress”
 
Project Entry 2017 for Middle East Africa
Project Details
Location
Aleppo, Syria
Authors
Nour Madi
Main Author
Nour Madi
American University of Beirut (AUB), Lebanon
Jad Melki
Main Author
Jad Melki
GHAITH&JAD Architecture and Design, Lebanon
Ghaith Abi Ghanem
Main Author
Ghaith Abi Ghanem
GHAITH&JAD Architecture and Design, Lebanon
Prizes
Awards
"Next Generation" 2nd prize 2017
Middle East Africa
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“Cultural continuity and recycling” – Sustainable design by Jad Melki, Nour Madi and Ghaith Abi Ghanem
“Cultural continuity and recycling” – Sustainable design by Jad Melki, Nour Madi and Ghaith Abi Ghanem

Combining the rebuilding of the constructed habitat with the rebuilding of devastated communities, the Rubble recycling …

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