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Making the Edible Landscape

A global three-city project: Colombo, Sri Lanka; Kampala, Uganda and Rosario, Argentina. And a base team in Montreal, Canada.

Location of three partner cities


Press and Media
Canada's McGill University and the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) have launched of a new international research initiative that may have a major impact on how planners, architects, and municipal leaders map the city of the future.

Graduate Student Work
Graduate students in the School of Architecture's Minimum Cost Housing Program and the School of Urban Planning are developing different design proposals and ideas for the selected sites for three partners cities. Results of design charettes and introductory explanation about this proposals is available to the public.

Holcim Awards Application
The MCHG application package for the Holcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction's Award competition, demonstrates the innovative manner by which food production can be integrated into planning new settlements and upgrading existing marginalized neighbourhoods.