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Mona Plate

contributed to D+C/E+Z in spring 2016. She supports the project “Learning From One Another – For a Sustainable City!” for the city of Aachen.  

All articles of Mona Plate

Urban development

Learning from one another

Municipal development cooperation: Aachen and Cape Town break new ground

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