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EDITOR-IN-CHIEF: NANDITA SUMAN GRAPHIC DESIGNER: G.SUJITH SOURAB

previously collected by UG students and from books, various governmental departments and voluntary organizations which forms the corner stone for the -Students of MURP,School of Architecture, Kerela concept of public exhibitions. The exhibition was a joint venture and ultimate success nourishing our thoughts “Obstacles are those frightful things you see and inspiring us by means of public participation and when you take your eyes off your goal” – open & friendly feedbacks.

INTERNATIONAL URBAN DESIGN WORKSHOP

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t was just in the mid-October last year, the first batch in urban planning at GEC, Thrissur was started. Within a month we had become a lively part of the work named 'Thrissur Next' conducted in association with IIA Thrissur, INTACH, TUDA, Municipal Corporation and Town & Country Planning Department, Thrissur. It was an international workshop for the urban renewal of the old CBD of Thrissur to develop a strategic framework serving a basis for overall development of the city.Starting from the scratch, all 18 of our independent minds combined towards the ultimate aim of a betterplanned Thrissur. It was these four weeks of fatigue when we could acknowledge ourselves with the necessity of the scheme and its contribution to the development of the city. Initial steps of the workshop involved community mapping for the purpose of involving the masses to understand needs and aspirations for the future developments along with carefully gathering data

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‘Thrissur Next' international workshop team These feedbacks along with the gathered data ultimately formed database for the four day long technical workshop conducted from 27th- 30th November. Three teams led by eminent urban designers of national and international repute namely, John T Lang, Rajeev Kathpalia and Chi-Ti-Nan, each assisted by aspiring urban designers and students prepared three proposals for the urban renewal of the precinct. The final day discussion was moderated by Prof. K.T Raveendran b

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