Essays about: "rurban"

Found 1 essay containing the word rurban.

  1. 1. Desertopia

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur; KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Samuel Rizk; Johanna Wickström; [2015]
    Keywords : architecture; urban design; Egypt; desert; desertification; sustainable; rurban; planning; region; ecosystem; nutrient flows; food; water; desalination; seawater greenhouse; train; farming; community; neighborhood; empowerment; network; city; town; village; development; climate change; poverty;

    Abstract : Today over 80 million Egyptians and the majority of the country’s agricultural land are squeezed into an area the size of Stockholm county. This doesn’t have to be the case since Egypt also has an area about twice the size of Sweden covered by unutilized desert land. READ MORE