Essays about: "Warsaw"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 essays containing the word Warsaw.

  1. 1. The spatial-social differentiation of the city of Warsaw with an in-depth study of selected districts

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Marta Popiolek; [2022]
    Keywords : social ecology; factorial ecology; factor analysis; city development; Warsaw;

    Abstract : The inspiration for this paper came from a walk in Warsaw, Poland - a city that has a very unusual development pattern and owes its character largely to the last 75 years. The visible differences in development patterns occur in almost every neighbourhood and each of them is the result of a different conceptual approach, additionally shaped by the regulations and economic prosperity of the time. READ MORE

  2. 2. The right to one's home

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Kinga Zemla; [2020]
    Keywords : affordable housing; affordability; CLT; cross laminated timber; prefabrication; panel system; Warsaw; gentrification;

    Abstract : “The right to one’s home” is a project that raises the issue of affordable housing, challenging this broad concept both in universal terms and later applied to specific condition of a site located in Warsaw, Poland. Beside the obviously economic dimension, affordability stretches out to urban politics by proposing new power relations and redefining neoliberal cities of today. READ MORE

  3. 3. A City of Heathy Mobility. Mixed method case study on development of sustainable bicycle mobility in Warsaw.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Sandra Szynkowska; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainable transportation; development; bicycle; Warsaw; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The uncontrolled development of automotive transportation worldwide raised the urgency to promote sustainable transportation among European cities, whereas bicycle as the most sustainable alternative to cars has become a symbol of urban sustainability. The popularization of cycling trips is conducive to reducing congestion, noise, and pollution in cities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Smart Cities in practice. A comparative case study between Warsaw, Gdynia, Copenhagen and Malmö. A public actor’s perspective with a secondary focus on collaboration and digitization

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Agata Jagoda Jablonska; [2018]
    Keywords : smart city; smart city in practice; smart city governance; urbanization; digitization; collaboration; sustainability; strategy; city governing; city managing; partnerships; cross-sector collaboration; cross-sector partnership; innovation-based projects; case study; Social Sciences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this dissertation was to examine what Smart City concept entails in practice rather than a theory, with a clear secondary focus on digitization and collaboration as the means to deliver successful Smart City projects. This project sheds light on the public actor’s managerial perspective on many actual topics for the globalized world, where cities play a pivotal role. READ MORE

  5. 5. Decarbonization in European Public Transit : A Well-to-Wheels study of the bus fleets of Barcelona, Stockholm and Warsaw

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : David Hughes; [2018]
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    Abstract : It is a current objective in many cities to reduce GHG emissions and energy consumption in their public transit fleets. Specifically, the electrification of bus lines are being considered for their reduction potential and alignment with ’Smart City’ trends. READ MORE