Gallery: Kéré Architecture Wins Global Holcim Award With a Passive Cool...

With temperatures hitting 40°C in the summer, keeping the school rooms cool is a primary concern. To provide cooling without mechanical means, the school will rely on natural ventilation cooling strategies like routing air through underground tubes, planting vegetation, and the use of double-skin roofs and façades.

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