Street, Yangon, Myanmar[16°77'68.99"N 96°15'32.02"E]
"Keeping heritage alive for a vibrant and viable urban future"

Historic District Upgrading

HOW TO MANAGE AND UPGRADE HISTORIC DISTRICTS IN A TIME OF RAPID URBAN CHANGE?

We help to develop policies and instruments to revitalise old neighbourhoods with respect to the historic fabric.

Urban Regeneration Plans
Million US$ Investment
Local Planners Equipped
UNESCO World Heritage Listing

HERITAGE ASSETS & URBAN REGENERATION

ULI

Hong Kong, 2017

  • Occasion: Urban Land Institute – invitation only moderated seminar
  • Topic: Presentation to build the case for heritage-led urban regeneration in Yangon – from study to implementation
  • Audience: 50 ULI members mainly real estate investors and developers active in the Asian market

HERITAGE-LED URBAN REGENERATION PLAN

heritage-works

Yangon, Myanmar 2016

CULTURAL HERITAGE STRATEGY

Guizhou

Guizhou, China 2006

  • Client: World Bank / Guizhou Government
  • Partners: Tongji University / EASEN International
  • Project: Heritage economics / cultural tourism specialist in a one-year technical assistance and capacity building trajectory with Guizhou government to set up community based sustainable tourism initiative in Guizhou province, including village infrastructure, restoration of ancient historic buildings and protection and marketing of intangible heritage
  • Result: US$20million investment in upgrading of old towns in Guizhou province
  • Download: Guizhou Cultural Heritage Tourism Strategy

URBAN REGENERATION PILOT PROJECT

Istanbul-heritage

Istanbul, Turkey, 2006-2008

CULTURAL HERITAGE FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Elmina-strategy

Elmina, Ghana, 2006

  • Client: European Commission
  • Partners: KEEA District Assembly / Urban Solutions
  • Project: Team leader / local economic development expert in a two-year technical assistance and capacity building project assisting the local development and traditional authorities in managing a 1.5-million-euro investment project to promote sustainable urban environment while at the same time stimulating the local economy and preserve the cultural heritage through tourism
  • Download: Elmina Heritage Project Summary & Elmina Investment Prospectus