Global Challenge Pump-Prime workshop: Sustainable Design and Shared Space

Golden, S. (Organiser), Smyth, M. (Organiser), Byrne, J. (Participant), Fernandez-Ibanez, P. (Participant), Brennan, M. (Participant), David Turnbull (Participant), Francis Agyenim Boateng (Participant)

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Description

An international workshop to launch the Sustainable Design and Shared Space NI Dept of Economy funded Pump-Prime project with Ulster University (UK), Council fo Scientific and Industrial Research (Ghana) and ATOPIA Research (UK-US) partners. The workshop focused on strategies to link architecture and design with sustainable energy and water-security infrastructure in urbanising areas of Ghana, aiming to build long-term cross-disciplinary funded research on urban-building design and engineering approaches to low-cost clean water, energy and sanitation provision for the most deprived and marginalised ODA regions and people.
Period20 Nov 201721 Nov 2017
Event typeWorkshop
LocationBelfast, Northern Ireland
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Ghana
  • sustainable design
  • water stress
  • energy
  • off-grid
  • sanitation
  • architecture
  • urban design
  • Global Challenge
  • Pump-prime