Holcim Foundation

Project Summary

Socioeconomic equipment in a mountain village

A community-empowerment facility located in a mountain village in Morocco using local materials and construction technology. The project includes a series of measures for re-enforcing the role of women in society by supporting their efforts with micro-credits – undertaken in order to promote agriculture and small businesses as well as the construction of modest buildings for educational purposes.

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Holcim Awards competition goes global
Holcim Awards Gold 2005 to artisan training center in Morocco
“Respecting the vibrant and dynamic culture by adopting a community-driven approach” – Holcim Awards Jury
Project Entry 2005 for Africa Middle East
Project Details
Abdelrhni Fenjiro
Main Author
Abdelrhni Fenjiro
Agence d´architecture et dúrbanism Fenjiro Abdelrhni, Morocco
Hicham Agyo
Further Author
Hicham Agyo
Gold 2005
Middle East Africa
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