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Sabou Preschool – Sabou, Burkina Faso

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Building: Sabou Preschool
Location: Sabou, Burkina Faso
Completed: 2018
Size: 400 m²

Architect: 3RW Arkitekter
Collaborators: VZW Sabou Organization
Built by community and volunteers

AE Interests: lightweight roof with heavy shielding walls mimics local building tradition, network of steel trusses support corrugated iron sheets, solar panel powered ventilating fans, earthbuilt walls

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Written by brittanyrussell1

March 2, 2020 at 12:05 pm

Posted in Built

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