Architectural Record – March 2013
http://archrecord.construction.com/news/2013/03/130315-Lagos-Shantytown-Gets-Floating-Prototype-School.asp

There are no roads or much infrastructure of any kind in the floating world of Makoko, a shantytown flowing out from Lagos, Nigeria’s waterfront. Teetering atop small piers, the maze of tenuous wooden structures is frequently inundated by floods. Like many coastal cities, Lagos’ burgeoning population is faced with the increasing threat of more frequent flooding from rising sea levels.