Ghana District Hospitals wins major industry award
Ghana District Hospitals was awarded the Architects' for Health Award for Best International Project at this year's European Healthcare Design Conference.
tp bennett are working with UK and Ghana based client NMS Infrastructure to deliver six new district hospitals across Ghana. Working for the Ghana Ministry of Health (GMoH), the team have developed a design model which moves forward from the generic, high energy consuming, 'white box' hospitals which have been built in developing countries in recent years.
The hospitals are being constructed using local labour and a large proportion of local materials. They are designed to be self-sufficient and as sustainable as possible.