This guidebook presents information on green roofs, specifically extensive green roofs, as applied in Mauritius. The focus is on the benefits that can be reaped and modifications needed to the current way
our buildings are built, for the installation of green roofs. The main goal of this research work is to make a preliminary assessment of what can be expected from green roofs and pave the way for its integration in Mauritius.
his guidebook is a shortened version of a research report compiled for this project. The full research report can be obtained from the Mauritius Research Council
Funded under the Unsolicited Research Grant Scheme of the Mauritius Research Council (MRC), this guidebook has been developed by Prodesign