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.
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.
Date: July 4th, 2017
Venue: British Council, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria
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.