Essays about: "urban planning"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1826 essays containing the words urban planning.

  1. 1. RECOGNITION OF SUPRANATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL GOALS IN SUBNATIONAL LAND USE PLANNING

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tiit Oidjärv; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Environmental policy; Environmental Goals; Land use planning; Spatial planning; European Green Deal; Multi-level governance; Pragmatism in planning; Estonia; Finland;

    Abstract : Environmental goals are often agreed upon on the international level. Local municipality land use planning can contribute to various overall environmental goals, including those necessary to reach the European Green Deal. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating Greenery in Urban Typologies - A Study with a Mixed Method Approach in Gothenburg , Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Cornelia Wing; [2021-06-14]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : A growing number of cities are experiencing challenges with adapting to stresses originatingfrom a changing climate, such as an increase in air temperature and extreme weather events,where urban greenery has shown mitigating qualities. Apart from offering a strategy for climatemitigation and adaptation, added greenery in cities can also contribute to a large variety ofecosystem services, where qualities for human wellbeing are enhanced. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vinsta Refurbished

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Erik Sjöberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Reuse; industrial site; apartment conversion; urban planning; Vällingby; Vinsta; Johannelund; mixed-use;

    Abstract : The planning office in Stockholm is currently working on a new mixed-use master plan for the rundown industrial site in Vinsta, Stockholm. Looking at how similar developments are executed, there is reason to believe that a large part of the building stock will be demolished. READ MORE

  4. 4. Värmereducerande grönstrukturer : hur kan gröna strukturer användas för att lindra den urbana värmeöeffekten?

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

    Author : Nils Vestlund; [2021]
    Keywords : gröna strukturer; värmeöeffekten; värmerelaterarad ohälsa; stadsklimat;

    Abstract : Det här arbetet undersöker gröna strukturer som åtgärd för att motverka värmeöeffekten i svenska städer. Värmeöeffekten innebär att det urbana landskapets dygnsmedeltemperatur är högre än i omgivande ruralt landskap. READ MORE

  5. 5. Skolgårdsgestaltningen påverkar användningen : gröna kvaliteter stärker ungdomars rätt till lek och vila

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

    Author : Rut Lindeberg; [2021]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitektur; ungdomar; skolgårdsgestaltning; barnkonventionen; gröna kvaliteter;

    Abstract : Kring ungdomars skolgårdar finns en osäkerhet, målgruppen räknas som barn samtidigt som de närmar sig vuxen ålder. FNs Barnkonvention blev 2020 svensk lag vilket ger ungdomar rätt till lek och vila, under pauser från skolarbetet. Skollagen ger dock inget uttalat stöd för en skolgård utan fokuserar på målstyrda kunskapskrav. READ MORE