Dr. Susana Restrepo Rico

Dr. Susana Restrepo Rico is a Colombian architect and urban planner with emphasis in sustainable urban development and informal settlements. Her first experience as an architect and urban planner was in her hometown, Medellin Colombia designing social housing projects. Since 2015 she has been involved as a research assistant in the Rapid Planning Project at the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences, working in a local an international context. Her professional interest is directed towards inclusive and participative planning policy and procedures which would produce adequate solutions for the necessities of low-income dwellers.