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World Habitat Awards 1990 - 1994

Publication Date :: 1996

A compilation of descriptions of the thirteen World Habitat Award winning projects for the years 1990 to 1994, providing full details and illustrations of the projects.

There is no shortage of housing problems – what we need are solutions. This book contains only solutions. It describes thirteen successful and innovative housing projects worldwide which have brought about a dramatic improvement in the lives of poor people. The projects are to be found in the United States of America, The Czech Republic, The Philippines, Singapore, Indonesia, Germany, China, Australia, Denmark, India, Jordan and Namibia.

Around the world individual, communities and governments are pioneering innovative and successful housing solutions. All too often these excellent examples remain unknown. This book is dedicated to those who by their imagination, hard work and commitment have brought these solutions into being and have shown what can be achieved.


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Author:: Darren Saywell, BSHF (Ed.)