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Interview with Antony Folkers of ArchiAfrika

23.September.2011 · Posted in culture

Antoni Folkers is a Dutch architect who is working in Africa since 30 years. “There are cities in Africa growing at 7%, 8% a year”, the architect said during the following interview. During the fifth edition of the International Forum on Africa to be held in Taormina, Italy, next 6 and 7 October 2011, Folkers ...

Antoni Folkers is a Dutch architect who is working in Africa since 30 years. “There are cities in Africa growing at 7%, 8% a year”, the architect said during the following interview.

During the fifth edition of the International Forum on Africa to be held in Taormina, Italy, next 6 and 7 October 2011, Folkers will speak about the African interpretation of architecture, about the differences with Western architecture and urban development and about why this should interest us.

Folkers’s speech will take place inside the panel about “Urban development in Africa and the investment opportunities in linked sectors: instrafructures, services, energy, transports“.

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