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Urban Circulatory System in Brazil

Sanitation system in informal communities

Project for blue-green infrastructure that treats wastewater while teaching water stewardship in informal communities in Rio de Janeiro.

Implementation is envisioned as a fractal approach, from the grouping of several residences, to schools, to whole neighborhoods.

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“Utopias can become reality”
 
A resource more important than oil
 
Global finalist project entry 2018 – Urban Circulatory System in Brazil
 
Bronze: Sanitation system in informal communities of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
 
“An active relationship between water management and the community”
 
Project Entry 2017 for Latin America
Project Details
Location
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Authors
Eva Pfannes
Main Author
Eva Pfannes
Ooze Architects, Netherlands
Sylvain Hartenberg
Main Author
Sylvain Hartenberg
Ooze Architects, Netherlands
Prizes
Awards
Bronze 2017
Latin America
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“Turning Linear Flows into Cycles” – Sustainable design by Eva Pfannes
“Turning Linear Flows into Cycles” – Sustainable design by Eva Pfannes

A sanitation project for a Rio de Janeiro favela turns linear flows into cycles, makes processes visible and is scalable …

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Urban Circulatory System in Brazil: Bronze 2017 Latin America
Urban Circulatory System in Brazil: Bronze 2017 Latin America

Sanitation system in informal communities: This project localizes water treatment, cleaning wastewater where it is …

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