ADAUA or Association pour le Développement d'une Architecture et d'un Urbanisme Africains (Association for the Development of Traditional African Urbanism and Architecture) is an organisation of people from a number of different countries, headquartered in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Established in 1975, ADAUA aims to revive and promote indigenous African architecture and to train local inhabitants in appropriate technologies.
Messaoud, Boubakar. “New Strategies in the Face of Urbanization in the Islamic Republic of Mauritania”. In Reading the Contemporary African City, edited by Brian Brace Taylor. Singapore: Concept Media/Aga Khan Award for Architecture, 1983.
Essay in Reading the Contemporary African City, proceedings of Seminar Seven in the series Architectural Transformations in the Islamic World. Held in Dakar, Senegal, November 2-5, 1982.