Strategic Project CUBATI

The Strategic Project CUBATI (Culture du bâti de qualité: Recherche, Innovation et Enterprise pour la Durabilité) is the first funded project by the Italie-Tunisie Cooperation Program in the field of building construction, a relevant sector in the cross-border economy (

Adopting the concept of baukulktur, CUBATI project intends to strengthen the links between building Companies, professionals, technicians and researchers for sustainable architecture based on two strong elements of common identity: renewable resources for building materials and architectural heritage. Lead partner of the project is the Department of Architecture of the University of Palermo, scientific responsible prof. Maria Luisa Germanà.

Author: Tiziana Campisi (UNIPA)