FORA.tv Speaker - Jorge Mario Jauregui

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Biography

A native of Rosario, Argentina, Jorge Mario Jauregui studied architecture at the National University at Rosario, where he served as a professor from 1973 to 1976. He went on to earn a graduate degree in architecture and urban planning at the Federal University in Rio in 1991. Jauregui was awarded the Grand Prize at the Fourth International Architecture Biennial in Sao Paulo, Brazil, in 1999 for his work on the Favela-Bairro program, a collaborative initiative that has transformed impoverished favelas in and around Rio de Janeiro into functioning neighborhoods, or bairros. In addition, this work received the Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design from the Harvard Graduate School of Design in 2000.

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Architecture and Urbanism for Social Inclusion

04.09.07 | 01:20:07 min | 1 comment