AFRICAN CITIES MAGAZINE 2nd EDITION
This second edition of our magazine takes up some of the major axes that underlie the development of African cities. A special feature is devoted to education in architecture and urban planning in Africa in the first part. Then we address major issues of the urban future of the continent including public spaces, urban resilience, smart city. etc. You will have the opportunity to discover special interviews with some of the major actors of architecture and urbanism on the continent, who will present their visions for the African cities of tomorrow. Inspiring projects in architecture and urbanism are also presented, especially those that promote better social inclusion, integration of local communities, and local economic development. Finally, this second edition of the magazine shows the place of religious cultures in architecture in Africa before highlighting inspiring urban art projects.
We hope you enjoy this second edition of our magazine and that it will give you a better perspective of African cities and inspire you to contribute more to the creation of more inclusive, resilient and sustainable cities in Africa.
AFRICAN CITIES MAGAZINE 1st EDITION
This first edition of AFRICAN CITIES Magazine on resilient and sustainable development through innovative solutions is the first edition of this annual magazine. With a series of innovations, initiatives, and projects on urban planning, architecture, or design, this first edition will showcase how innovative ideas and solutions shape urban systems into more resilient, inclusive, and sustainable human settlements in Africa. Through different portraits and interviews of practitioners, innovators, and change-makers in architecture and urban development, we hope to share experiences, examples, best practices, and tools for a more sustainable future. We also hope to showcase the beauty, diversity, challenges, and opportunities in African cities of today, as well as paint a picture of what the cities of tomorrow will look like.
We hope you enjoy this first edition of our magazine and that it encourages you to be more actively involved in the establishment of more inclusive, resilient, and sustainable cities in Africa.