The shortlist has been announced on behalf of Rwanda’s Green Fund (Fonerwa), KfW Development Bank and the Green Climate Fund (GCF).
RIBA Competitions is organising the competition to identify a designer to undertake the feasibility study and masterplan for a 600ha site in the Kinyinya Hill area of Kigali. Construction of the development will start with an affordable housing pilot within a designated project area of 16ha.
The five shortlisted bidders are:
- Allies and Morrison
- Dar Al-Handasah Consultants (Shair & Partners)
- Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
- Ove Arup & Partners International
- Surbana Jurong Consultants
The shortlisted bidders will now participate in the next phase of the competition which encompasses a site visit and briefing session and concludes with the submission of design proposals and attendance at a clarification interview.