Archibat’s 4th Edition:
The theme of this new edition, taking place from 7th to 12th October 2013, is "living differently". More than 20,000 visitors are expected and over 2,200 m2 of stands offer visitors the expertise of building professionals.
An opportunity for Mrs. Dominique Ouattara to gauge the best practices in the building sector in Côte d'Ivoire. Thus, the First Lady could take a walk through more than twenty stands. Mrs. Dominique Ouattara visited, one after the other, the stands of the Ministry for Construction, Housing, Sanitation and Urban Development, the stands of SICOGI; of the District of Abidjan; of Batim CI; Batim Plus and many many others.
To this end, the First Lady was able to exchange with the several exhibitors.
At the end of the visit, Mrs. Dominique Ouattara outlined her impressions to reporters. "I was particularly impressed. I congratulate the organizers. Especially President Guillaume Koffi. They did a good job. And to also encourage all exhibitors who showed us their expertise. Visiting this exhibition makes me have particular the desire to see the habitat improved.
I believe that upgrading housing can help many Ivorians. I encourage everyone to come and see this exhibition because houses can be improved with very small things. And I think it was beautiful, " she commended.