Creating Neighbourhoods not Housing Estates



Dr Noha Nasser is an architect, urban designer and academic with an interest in the influence of culture on urban form and design.
She is the Founding Director of MELA, a social innovation enterprise for public spaces.
She has held several academic Director posts and two international Post-doctoral Fellowships and co-edits the Journal, Urban Design International.
She is the author of the award-winning book ‘Bridging Cultures: the guide to social innovation in cosmopolitan cities’ and editor of the recent book ‘Connections: 12 approaches to relationship-based placemaking’ – a coproduction with MELAssociates.
She became a Fellow of the RSA (Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce) in 2017.
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