The community celebrated the 'Integrated Urban Design Framework for Marabastad', Pretoria , with dancing in the streets. The project was a finalist in the Nedbank/Mail & Gaurdian Green Trust Awards and earned a SA Architecture Project Award for outstanding urban design, the citation singling it out as 'a seminal work in healing this country's cities'.

Twelve years of architectural involvement has helped transform the besieged rundown Alexandra Clinic, Sandton, into a haven for the community and a model non-profit, community based institution.

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