Public Health Expert
Visiting & Regular Faculty
Alayne Adams is a social scientist with deep knowledge and understanding of public and urban health issues in Bangladesh, South Asia and Africa. She is Director of the Centre for Urban Equity and Health at icddr,b.
The tropical climate is unique in its own diverse way and it has a direct impact on the design of our built environment; thus ‘tropics’ as a topic is in the discussion of design, architecture and situated place making ever since the modernism and beyond.