Essays about: "community garden"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 essays containing the words community garden.

  1. 1. Exploring Naturmolnet’s qualities that promote well-being in the public place : pocket parks for a better urban life?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of People and Society

    Author : Rebeca Paolini Madrid; [2022]
    Keywords : pocket parks; public place; well-being; restorative environments; perceived sensory dimensions; social connection; culture; community garden; urban green spaces;

    Abstract : Green public places are in constant threat due to city development and densification. For the benefit of the urban dwellers and the environment, it is important to the development, accessibility, and quality design of public places. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultivating social sustainability through urban community gardens : Evaluating urban community gardens as a planning strategy to foster social sustainability in socio-economic vulnerable neighbourhoods

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema teknik och social förändring

    Author : Emma Danielsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Social sustainability; Socio-economic vulnerable neighbourhoods; Urban agriculture; Urban community gardens; Urban planning;

    Abstract : Urban community gardens’ capability to yield aspects of social sustainability has been addressed in previous research. Nevertheless, further studies within this scientific field are requested for, exploring various socio-economic contexts and how such variables impact the outcomes of urban community garden initiatives. READ MORE

  3. 3. To fight for collective food security and social dignity : the role of participation in a community-based organization in shaping community food security: a qualitative analysis

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Linnea Plez; [2022]
    Keywords : community; community food security; community-based organization; participation;

    Abstract : The numerous downsides of the global food system lead alternative food systems to try to find other ways to produce and distribute food in rural and urban settings worldwide. Many of these alternatives have been criticized for not considering food injustices which are commonly based on systemic social injustice. READ MORE


    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Mika Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Magasin; Eskilstuna; faluröd; odling; biokol; biochar; Folkets hus; hörnstenar; faltak;

    Abstract : The proposal aims to build on Eskilstuna municipality's work with circular ideas about sustainability to create a lively community house with focus on cultivation and creativity. By utilizing garden waste and processing it into biochar used in both large- and small-scale cultivation, carbon dioxide is bound in the soil for thousands of years. READ MORE

  5. 5. Food and crisis – urban food resilience in times of crisis : a design proposal for a campus park in Oslo

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Max Ekholm; [2022]
    Keywords : Urban farming; resilience; food security; crisis; landscape architecture;

    Abstract : As humans we tend to think a lot about food, and in our part of the world, food is something that many people take for granted. At the same time, the global population is growing, and urbanization is increasing in a rapid pace. READ MORE