Le Maroc à nouveau à l'honneur sur la question du durable pour des prix internationaux. Nous voici ici aux côtés de Francis Keré et son collaborateur Dominique Mayer, de Giovanna Claudia Romano (ARCò) et une partie de l'équipe autrichienne.
First winners of 3rd International Holcim Awards competition announced in Casablanca Sustainable construction projects shaping better communities in Africa Middle East
The Holcim Awards Gold 2011 for Africa Middle East : Kéré Architecture in Berlin, for a school project in Burkina Faso that uses only solar and wind power to cool the classrooms. By routing air through underground tubes, planting vegetation, and using double-skin roofs and façades a significant thermal reduction is achieved.
Holcim Awards Silver went to a school refurbishment project in Palestine that improves natural ventilation and thermal insulation to create a comfortable climate and energy savings.
Holcim Awards Bronze was presented to a sustainable construction training center in Morocco which concentrates on the use of local resources.
Four Acknowledgement prizes were shared for projects in Morocco, Nigeria, South Africa, and the United Arab Emirates. The "Next Generation" (student category) prize-winning projects are located in Ethiopia, Morocco and South Africa.