Ujima, refugee sheltering
 
 
  refugee shelter completed   +
Ujima, Refugee sheltering

Around 9-11-2001 we were redesigning and field testing refugee tents in the rural border areas of Pakistan/Afghanistan.

Most tents in refugee camps are former army tents or self-made constructions. This tent is designed for family-life in a refugee camp, considering privacy, cooking, water collecting, assembly, positioning/connecting a group of tents, the routing in the camp (no lines to trip over, etc.) Project with Robert O"Neal, RISD, Providence US