Casas Melhoradas
Maputo, Mozambique
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Affordable Housing Prototypes in Mozambique

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Category:
housing
Phase:
in use
Design:
The Royal Danish Academy & Architects without Borders
Updated:
12 November 2015
introduction

Casas Melhoradas is a residential development project that aims to improve housing conditions for low-income groups in Maputo, the capital of Mozambique. The aim of the project is to both raise the quality of housing and lower housing prices while developing a housing model that utilises space and infrastructure more effectively.

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