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Fall, 2004

Design Charettes

Several teams made of graduate students in Urban Planning and Minimum Cost Housing developed a series of design proposals for each site. The objective of these proposals is to start discussion among city partners and local communities about different urban design approaches, which can be implemented to promote urban agriculture.

Charette 1:
Site: Molino Blanco South, Rosario, Argentina.
Design Theme: Rules for Urban Upgrading.

Charette 2:
Site: Kampala, Uganda.
Design Theme: Land Tenure, Infrastructure and Urban Agriculture.

Charette 3:
Site: Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Design Theme: Urban Upgrading.


Charette 1: Molino Blanco South (Original), Rosario, Argentina. Rules for Urban Upgrading.

October 18 - 25, 2004

Group 1:

Design Team: Lesley Campbell, Amal Mohammed Jamal, Felipe Ochoa, Yalda Rastegarrazi.

Poster Group 1 Charette 1: Molino Blanco South, Rosario, Argentina

Introduction to Molino Blanco South Proposal Group 1

Introduccion a propuesta en Molino Blanco Sur Grupo 1




Group 2:

Design Team: Faiza Moatasim, Shannon Pirie, Lorena Rodriguez, Nicholas Vreeland.

Poster Group 2 Charette 1: Molino Blanco South, Rosario, Argentina

Introduction to Molino Blanco South Proposal Group 2

Introduccion a propuesta en Molino Blanco Sur Grupo 2




Group 3: Community Link

Design Team: Jing Feng Cai, Leila Farah, Ran Li, Guy Villemure.

Poster Group 3 Charette 1: Molino Blanco South, Rosario, Argentina

Introduction to Molino Blanco South Proposal Group 3

Introduccion a propuesta en Molino Blanco Sur Grupo 3


Charette 2: Kampala, Uganda. Land Tenure, Infrastructure and Urban Agriculture.

November 1 - 8, 2004


Group 1:

Design Team: Lesley Campbell, Amal Mohammed Jamal, Felipe Ochoa, Yalda Rastegarrazi.

Charette 2, Group 1: Kampala, Uganda

Introduction to Kampala proposal Group 1




Group 2:

Design Team: Faiza Moatasim, Shannon Pirie, Lorena Rodriguez, Nicholas Vreeland.

Charette 2, Group 2: Kampala, Uganda

Introduction to Kampala proposal Group 2




Group 3: Self-management Commune

Design Team: Jing Feng Cai, Leila Farah, Ran Li, Guy Villemure.

Charette 2, Group 3: Kampala, Uganda

Introduction to Kampala proposal Group 3


Charette 3: Colombo, Sri Lanka. Urban Upgrading.

November 22 - 29, 2004


Group 1:

Design Team: Lesley Campbell, Amal Mohammed Jamal, Felipe Ochoa, Yalda Rastegarrazi.

Charette 3, Group 1: Colombo, Sri Lanka

Poster in .pdf: Urban Upgrading in Colombo

Introduction to Colombo proposal Group 1




Group 2:

Design Team: Faiza Moatasim, Shannon Pirie, Lorena Rodriguez, Nicholas Vreeland.

Charette 3, Group 2: Colombo, Sri Lanka

Poster in .pdf: Urban Upgrading in Colombo

Introduction to Colombo proposal Group 2




Group 3: Self-management Commune

Design Team: Jing Feng Cai, Leila Farah, Ran Li, Guy Villemure.

Charette 3, Group 3: Colombo, Sri Lanka

Poster in .pdf: Urban Upgrading in Colombo

Introduction to Colombo proposal Group 3




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