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The social rise of a housing intervention: Álvaro Siza project for Bouça neighbourhood
The creation, in 1974, of SAAL was intended to assist financially challenged populations to obtain a decent dwelling. It corresponded to a unique moment in the history of Portugal, following April 25th revolution, where participatory processes were tested in a close relationship between...
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