Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital - Space and design

The project that was inspired by Nelson Mandela’s aspiration to improve medical care for children will become a reality when it opens to patients early 2017 in one of Southern Africa’s biggest cities, Johannesburg. The funding structure and stringent requirements for a highly specialised care facility at this scale created huge challenges for the introduction of sustainability elements. At all times though, the building holds at heart the needs of its main users: children in need of healing.

 

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http://earthworksmagazine.co.za/projects/nelson-mandela-childrens-hospital/​  

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