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I strongly believe in finding and using new Architectural ideas to solve different Global issues.

Lysette Niragira

Design Director
Kigali, Rwanda

Originally from Bujumbura, Burundi, Lysette joined MASS in the fall of 2015.

She is currently working on the Gitwe Medical School and Teaching Hospital Masterplan in Rwanda, and on the Muso project, in Mali. Furthermore, she will be working on the construction documentation for the Munini District Hospital, In Nyaraguru, Rwanda.

Lysette completed a Bachelor of Science in Architectural technology at UCSI University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2014. During her studies, she worked on challenging Community oriented projects that mainly sought to understand the social, functional and cultural impact of Architecture. Additionally, she participated in a number of national architectural student competitions in Malaysia.

An intensive collaboration with her Design studio colleagues culminated with the first runner up prize in Capsule design during the PAM (Malaysian Institute of Architects) "Dualisma" competition in 2013 and the Second Place at a student competition in designing Affordable housing, organized by PAM and LaFarge in 2014.