Join The Community Planning & Design Initiative Africa in discussing the importance of standardizing local materials in order to achieve sustainable African communities through the use modern African architecture.
Date: July 4th, 2017
Venue: British Council, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria
ABSTRACT: If given the opportunity to develop Africa in her own identity – What Africa will You Build?
“Imagineer” the African continent, utilizing sustainable architecture and construction processes, developed with cutting edge technologies, and grounded in age old sciences of the African continent.
Join us as we bring together Trained Architects, Engineers and local Master Builders, to explore in tandem, and unlock the secrets of building a ‘sustainable’ Africa. CPDI Africa promotes culturally sound architecture and standardized local building materials as we celebrate CPDI Africa winning built environment professionals, and our expert Panelists in building materials research and academia.