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Makoko Floating School

10 examples of ‘Green’ Architecture in Africa

In the world of architecture we are all trying to go ‘green’ but is this the same in Africa and if it is, how is it being manifested?

Credit: Charlotte Gilhooly

Designing sustainable streets: Our next #CityTalk

[ May 3, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] What makes a street design more sustainable? It’s time for our next #CityTalk with This Big City and Re:THINK

7 of 17: and the greenest African cities are…

In our 7th article in a series of 17 Sustainable Ideas for COP17, we review the results of The African Green City Index after the press conference today at the Local Government Pavilion of the Climate Change Response Expo. The press conference was hosted by Edna Molewa, Minister of Environmental Affais, Siegmar Proebstl, CEO of Siemens Africa, Delia Meth-Cohn, Editorial Director of CEMEA and the Mayor of Durban, James Nxumalo.