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Press recognition for Sector 34 Masterplan

Navabharat Times Newspaper has published a press release celebrating Alpa Nawre’s Sector 34 Masterplan winning an International Federation of Landscape Architects Award for Analysis and Masterplanning.

(Translation) International Award for Naya Raipur Sector 34 Masterplan, design by Alpa Nawre

Raipur: Alpa Nawre, a young architect from Chhattisgarh, designed a masterplan that is being recognized not only nationally but internationally as well. An NIT Raipur B. Arch graduate, Alpa received a master’s degree in Urban Design from Harvard University. She has designed a master plan for Sector 34 in Naya Raipur – keeping in mind issues of water, open space and greenery. With this plan, in the future, the agricultural land and lives of rural inhabitants will not be disturbed, and there will no longer be a drinking water shortage. This plan has won an award in the Design Winning Entry for Analysis and Masterplanning category by the International Federation of Landscape Architects, Africa Asia Pacific Middle East. Alpa, a professor at the University of Florida, prepared this plan along with Saurabh Lohiya, Astrid Wong and Gaurav Lohiya under the firm name Alpa Nawre Design (DNA).

Sector 34 Masterplan receives International Award

Executive Director Alpa Nawre’s Sector 34 Masterplan for Naya Raipur in the State of Chhattisgarh, introduces an alternative development strategy that integrates both rural and urban populations – complete with integrated agriculture and water management to develop a more sustainable, synergic lifestyle. This concept design has won an International AAPME Award (IFLA) for Analysis and Masterplanning.