Integration of Culture and Values in Developing Smart Rural Community in Assam, India

Velyne Katharpi - PhD Confirmation Presentation

Melbourne School of Design Japanese Room

This research aims to examine the significance of the culture and the values of rural communities in the context of developing Smart Villages in Assam, India. Focusing on the Architecture of the rural housing in the Hill-regions in Assam, the research will unfold the underlying relationship between the Architecture and the Community and derive a framework for integrating the culture and value in the process of rural development.