Fathy, Hassan. A Report On The Master Plans To Execute The First Stage Of Rural Housing Development In Saudi Arabia. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
This document outlines the necessary steps for the execution of the master plan for the first stage of the rural housing development project in Saudi Arabia, for which two villages, Jumum and Dar'iyya, had been designated to serve as model villages. In this document, Fathy lays out the importance for a guidance project to initiate the larger project of general rural housing development around Saudi Arabia and mentions the various factors that architects, planners, and designers should keep in mind in regard to design and construction. He also enumerates several provisions for the artistic, social, demographic, and geographical research needed to carry out the project.