2002-2004

Humayun’s Tomb, New Delhi, India, the location of the Awards ceremony in 2004.

During the ninth cycle, 378 projects were nominated. Of these, 23 were site-reviewed, and the Master Jury selected seven award recipients.[12] Notable among the recipients is the Sandbag Shelter Prototypes, a technique by which victims of natural disasters and war can build their own shelter using earth-filled sandbags and barbed wire. The resulting structures – made up of arches, domes and vaulted spaces – provide earthquake resistance, shelter from hurricanes and flood resistance, while being aesthetically pleasing.

Other winning projects include a primary school in Gando, Burkina Faso, that combines high-caliber architectural design with local materials, techniques and community participation. The Bibliotheca Alexandria in Egypt and the Petronas Towers in Malaysia are examples of high-profile landmark buildings.

The award ceremony took place at the Humayun’s Tomb in New Delhi, India.

Award recipients:

  • Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt

  • Primary School in Gando, Burkina Faso

  • Old city of Jerusalem Revitalisation Programme

  • Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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