Fathy, Hassan. Correspondence Outlining The Role Of The Institute For Appropriate Technology In Building Projects. 30 May 1978. Hassan Fathy Archives. Aga Khan Trust for Culture. Geneva, Switzerland.
Written to: Dr. Mustafa al-Hafnawi, Housing Minister
Date: May 30, 1978
The document discusses the role Fathy undertook in the Sadat Village Project at Aswan and the implementation of a building policy for rural construction by using the village as a guidance project. Fathy then outlines the responsibilities of the Institute For Appropriate Technology in relation with prior and future projects. Fathy suggests that the role of the Institute should cover all the steps of the project from planning, architectural design, execution, training the workforce, and coordinating administrative and financial aspects.