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Posted on Monday, October 5, 2015 - 10:00
Public Spaces for All’ is the theme for the UN Habitat Day 2015 which will be celebrated on October 5th. 2015. Provision for public spaces for all is a sine quo non for providing a conducive Human Settlements Environment worldwide. With the world population now exceeding 7.2 billion people as at December 31st.2014 the increasing pressure on public spaces need not be gain said. Traditional public... Read more
Posted on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 09:45
Ethiopian and Bauhaus students collaborate on experimental urban housing prototypes to accommodate the massive growth of Africa's urban population. Students from the Institute of Experimental Architecture at Bauhaus University in Weimar and Ethiopian Institute of Architecture Building Construction and City Development (EiABC) have collaborated to build three residential prototypes to address... Read more
Posted on Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:10
Gudang adalah untuk masuk ke tempat Anda untuk mendapatkan persediaan untuk kembali ke lantai showroom atau untuk mendistribusikan kepada pelanggan. Namun, ketika saatnya untuk melakukannya, hal terakhir yang Anda inginkan adalah untuk menghabiskan berjam-jam mencoba untuk memburu produk tertentu, terutama jika Anda membutuhkannya untuk pelanggan. Pilih salah satu metode yang baik yang dapat... Read more
Posted on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 13:56
After a decade, City Corporation Elections was held in Dhaka on 28 April, 2015. Before the election, the mayoral candidates participated in debates and different events to show their commitments towards a sustainable city. World Vision acknowledges that children living in urban poverty remain especially vulnerable to human rights violations with slum environments associated with adverse health,... Read more
Posted on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 13:26
Strategi investasi properti membutuhkan akurasi tingkat tinggi dan untuk menghindari risiko. Sebagai hasil dari investasi properti butuh cukup lama berdiri sehingga keuntungan tercapai. Seandainya ini bisa menjadi investasi yang panjang. Demi meminimalkan kerugian, Anda akan dapat menggunakan jasa broker tanah untuk membantu menjual properti Anda. Anda ingin memilih broker properti, masing-masing... Read more
Posted on Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 17:31
In Spain a project has been launched called "Guía Climática para las elecciones municipales de mayo 2015", which aims, from a non-partisan perspective, to provide climate and environmental ideas and arguments to local political groups in Spain during the drafting of their electoral programs in the upcoming municipal elections in May. The guide covers aspects related with climate advocacy, the... Read more
Posted on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 09:24
The concept of ‘green growth’ has been connected to the ‘green economy for sustainable development and poverty reduction’, which is the first theme of the Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD).1 In addition, making cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable is becoming one of the 17 sustainable development goals proposed by the Open... Read more
Posted on Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 08:52
Dubai: A model city-within-a-city in Dubai and redesigned streets and infrastructure in Abu Dhabi will make them more smart and more sustainable cities, the Government Summit heard on Wednesday in Dubai. Senior officials said the cities were designed decades ago and need to adapt to provide smart services to a growing population so that development is sustainable for generations to come, and not... Read more
Posted on Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 06:21
Umeå’s population has doubled over the last 50 years to 118 000 inhabitants.  As such, it is one of Europe’s fastest growing cities in an otherwise sparsely populated region. Road traffic in the city centre is resulting in reduced air quality. The municipality, in collaboration with several national organisations, has therefore developed a plan to reduce road traffic and air emissions, and... Read more
Posted on Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 06:11
Last week’s Transforming Transportation conference put forth multiple innovative ideas for how cities can transform mobility to become more socially, environmentally, and economically sustainable. Speakers included former heads of state like Mexico’s Felipe Calderón, road safety champions like former New York City DOT commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan, and entrepreneurs like Zipcar founderRobin... Read more