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From Understanding to Action Sustainable Urban Development in Medium-Sized Cities in Africa and Latin America

Edited By: M Keiner, C Zegras, WA Schmid and D Salmeron
Publisher: Springer Nature
From Understanding to Action
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  • From Understanding to Action ISBN: 9781402028793 Hardback Dec 2004 Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
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Provides a framework for the design, implementation, and measurement of sustainable urban development in developing countries. It presents the findings of an AGS-sponsored project. Based on case studies in Johannesburg, Gabarone, and Santiago de Chile, the book identifies challenges and potentials for sustainable urban development and suggests alternative ways that governments, city-regions, communities, and planners can respond to these challenges.

The introductory part highlights the problem of global urbanization, focusing on cities of sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America. The design part includes a context/needs analysis followed by recommendations of broad frameworks for sustainable urban development. The implementation part looks at the institutional and policy framework and strategies necessary for sustainable urban development, while the measurement part deals with the required mechanisms and tools for evaluating sustainable urban development policy and strategies as well as the review of outcomes/impacts (indicators).

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Edited By: M Keiner, C Zegras, WA Schmid and D Salmeron
Publisher: Springer Nature
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