A Memorandum To Dr. Tharwat Okasha Regarding The Model Village Of Gourna
Type
report
Year
1969
Written to: Dr. Tharwat Okasha, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Culture; and the Governor of Gouna

Date: April 7, 1969


In this memorandum, Fathy delivers a proposition for the necessary repairs and renovations required for the Model Village of Gourna. The memorandum also includes provisions for finding the best ways possible to utilize the experience from the project and its construction after its renovation. The document also includes an itemized list of work to be done in the new construction, including the estimated costs of each task. Attached to the document is also a separate correspondence to the Governor of Gourna in reference to renovations for a permanent exhibition for traditional Bedouin crafts and arts, an open theater, and other structures as indicated by the Ministry of Tourism.
Citation
Fathy, Hassan. A Memorandum To Dr. Tharwat Okasha Regarding The Model Village Of Gourna. 7 Apr. 1969. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
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Copyright
Aga Khan Trust for Culture
Country
Egypt
Language
Arabic
Building Usages
area conservation
urban design and development
community development
urban design and development
new town planning
urban design and development
urban upgrading
urban design and development
informal settlement
urban design and development
Keywords
rural development