The Centre for Civil Society in collaboration with Architecture School of Built Environment and Development Studies UKZN

Facilitated By: Akshi Behari, Michael Rout & Ronald Bafana

Will host screenings of the six-part documentary series profiling architects who are using design as a form of activism and resistance to tackle the world’s urban, environmental and social crises. The series follows architects from Vietnam, Nigeria, Spain, Pakistan, Israel/Occupied West Bank and Brazil who believe architecture can do more than iconic towers and luxury flats – turning away from elite “starchitecture” to design for the majority.

Venue: CCS Seminar Room A726, Level 7, Shepstone, Howard College, UKZN

Time: 12h00-13h00

Part 4 – Greening the city: Wednesday 16 October

Vo Trong Nghia attempts to return greenery to Vietnam’s choking cities and design affordable homes for poor communities.

Credit: Al Jazeera Documentary in Six Parts: Rebel Architecture

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