Essays about: "urban development in india"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the words urban development in india.

  1. 1. Mind the gap: Gender dimensions in urban mobility - A case study investigating sustainable urban mobility of female public transport users in Delhi, India

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Samira Pfeiffer; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable mobility; Gender; Mobility; Urban space; Public transport; Delhi-India; Sustainable development; Urban feminist geography; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Mobility and public transport are crucial determinants of sustainable development in cities. Gender dimensions are overlooked in urban mobility, impacting female public transport users’ ability to move freely in urban Delhi, India. READ MORE

  2. 2. Living In The In Between: Transforming The Urban Fringe in Bettahalsuru, Bangalore

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Anusha Muralidhar; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban Fringe; Urban Design; Peri-Urban Agriculture; Peri Urban Interface; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : India is and has always been an agricultural country. The country’s Agri-exports touched Rs 2.52 lakh crores (about USD 35 billion) in the financial year 2019-20 (Sally, 2021), out of a total income from exports of around USD 300 billion (Sally, 2021). This makes rural regions and agricultural lands incredibly important to the country. READ MORE

  3. 3. Polemics around genetically modified crops : understanding the “problematizations” by the researchers and farmers in India

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

    Author : Mayuri Kumari; [2020]
    Keywords : agriculture; problematization; WPR; discourse; GM debate; GM crops; farmers; agriculture researchers;

    Abstract : India is an agriculture based country where a big chunk of its population is employed in the agricultural sector. Despite significant improvements in food security mainly as a result of the Green revolution, farmers are still facing a list of problems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making Room: Exploring the relationship of Housing and Urbanism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Kritika Singhal; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Urban Design; Masters Thesis report; Making room; Urban transformation; Berlin; Templehof District Center; Neue Mitte Templehof; greenification; Densification. Affordability; Rental Housing; India; Sweden; Germany.; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This project is inspired by my own journey of house hunting in 10 cities across 3 countries in last 10 years and the search continues These experiences have made me curious to explore the urban dynamics of this never ending housing demand in cities across the globe The thesis examines the parameters associated with rental housing deficiency in Berlin a city that offers diversity and opportunity at both national and global level The question raised is, how can it house more talent and yet remains affordable? The research is comprehended with an urban renewal proposal for one of the historic centers in south of Berlin Tempelhof It intends to broaden the vision of the existing re development plans for Neue Mitte Tempelhof For it to reach its full potential a mixed use community based development is proposed that makes room for more livable spaces in the area.. READ MORE

  5. 5. Opportunities for sustainable water governance in Ranchi, Jharkhand, India : identifying localised solutions to water crises through a capabilities- and institutions-centred framework of strategic agency

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Jonathan Wirths; [2020]
    Keywords : water governance; transitions; critical institutionalism; strategic agency; urban development; India; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Many citizens in Ranchi, Jharkhand, suffer from the consequences of contaminated drinking water. The city’s water governance system therefore urgently needs to find ways to bring safe drinking water to its people. Prevalent models in water governance however do not provide effective guidance for the necessary transition process. READ MORE