Author Archives: Babar

About Babar

For almost half a century I have been searching for those elusive goals: affordable housing, livable cities....

LACONIC ARCHITECTURE

If architecture is buildings that make a statement, then those that have little or nothing to say must be laconic. In sharp contest to the iconic architecture that has finally begun to give an economic rationale for architecture (in an … Continue reading

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PREVENTING ENCROACHMENTS

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MAKING CITIES WORK – An Introduction

This series of articles, “How-To”s, links and references are intended to help those working in and for the improvement and management of cities in developing countries. Most of these are based on my work as a consultant, advisor, trainer and … Continue reading

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