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Dec. 10, 2021

The newspaper "Le Monde" talks about San Pedro and the stakes emphasized by the workshop

In a cycle of article "African cities facing their future", Le Monde talks about the challenge of growth of african megapolis, and the current plans of building new towns at a human scale, taking into account tradition, economic growth and sustainability.

San Pedro used to be a "fisherman village, and is nowadays inhabited by 400 000 people. The cacao harbour is the archetype of cities where urban planning is being taken over by the municipality..."

Discover (in french) the article on the website of the famous french newspaper Le Monde.

By Laetitia Van Eeckhout, with the collaboration of Les Ateliers de Cergy. The San Pedro workshop, "From port city to coastal metropolis", was held from 26 February to 12 March 2021.

Bonne lecture !

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  • Maire, Ministre de la ville et M. Périssol à San Pedro