Gallery: FAREstudios’s Green Women’s Clinic Inspires Hope in West Afric...


Some of of the greatest social and environmental challenges are focused around the issue of reproductive rights. Italian-based FAREstudios created a brilliant architectural solution to the issue by developing a refuge and Women’s health clinic in a poor suburb of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso in West Africa. The complex is a a new type of care center that provides health and social resources for women in impoverished communities using a site-appropriate sustainable architecture model. The Woman’s Clinic provides an important lesson in integrated design, which led it to be honored as a finalist for the 2010 Aga Khan Award for Architecture.

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1 Comment

  1. Andres June 3, 2010 at 9:46 am

    what a nice project!!.This kind of projects show us that it’s possible to help to the poorest people wideworld

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