Essays about: "urban second homes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words urban second homes.

  1. 1. Flyttkedjors effekt på bostadsmarknaden : en bostadspolitisk strategi länkad till social hållbarhet eller ökad segregation?

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Joakim Ziegler; [2019]
    Keywords : nyproduktion; flyttkedjor; bostadsvakanser; socialt hållbar stadsutveckling;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna studie är att förstå hur nyproducerade bostäder direkt och indirekt, genom efterföljande flyttkedjor, påverkar bostadsmarknaden och boendesituationen för olika typer av hushåll. Detta ges svar genom en fallstudie på Höganäshems två nyproducerade allmännyttiga bostadsprojekt med skilda förutsättningar på pappret. READ MORE

  2. 2. Measuring and Analyzing Accessibility to Green-Blue Areas and Public Transportation : A study of Stockholm’s progress in achieving the United Nations Agenda 2030’s SDG 11

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Maureen McNamara; [2019]
    Keywords : urbanization; compact cities; Agenda 2030; Sustainable Development Goals SDGs ; accessibility; GIS; spatial analysis; statistical analysis; green-blue areas; public transportation; Södertörnsanalysen; Södertörnsmodellen; urbanisering; kompakta städer; Agenda 2030; Sustainable Development Goals SDGs ; hållbarhetsmål; tillgänglighet; GIS; rumslig analys; statistisk analys; grönblå områden; kollektivtrafik; Södertörnsanalysen; Södertörnsmodellen;

    Abstract : The rapid urbanization of populations from rural areas to cities calls for more sustainable focused urban planning to combat the negative effects of urban sprawl. The United Nations’ Agenda 2030 includes the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and 169 targets that aim to unite both developed and developing countries in transforming humanity and the planet for a more sustainable future. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fire Risk and Vulnerability in Urban Informal Settlements in Metro Manila

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Darlene Rini; [2018]
    Keywords : Urban fire risks; informal settlement fires; urban fire risk management; GIS; URDI; urban disasters; risk indexing; fire statistics; Metro Manila; Quezon City; Science General;

    Abstract : Urban fires, particularly in informal settlements in rapidly urbanizing cities in the developing world, are an “everyday disaster” that oftentimes goes unnoticed or under-served in the face of disturbances of the more “lethal reputation”. These disturbances of normal existence are arguably the most debilitating to vulnerable communities and sustainable development, and yet get little attention in disaster literature or in practice. READ MORE

  4. 4. New trends in densification projects within the Million Homes Programme areas

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Noé Alberto Carbajal Velazco; [2018]
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    Abstract : The urban densification projects launched in many Swedish cities in recent years supposedly lead to more sustainable urban environments, according to those responsible; solving the shortage of housing units and using the urban infrastructure and other resources in a more efficient way. But many of the proposed projects face a lot of criticism when they are located within the Million Homes Programme areas due to their current situation: social segregation, unemployment, as well as the perception of the permanent increase in insecurity. READ MORE

  5. 5. Concept, Space, Home: A Conceptual History of Social Space, Functionalist Homes, and the Stockholm Exhibition of 1930

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för idé- och lärdomshistoria

    Author : Niklas Rönnerfalk; [2017]
    Keywords : Concepts; Home; Space; Conceptual History; Spatial Turn; Koselleck; Lefebvre; Semantics; Dialectics; Phenomenology; Public Private-Relations; Modernity; Modernization; Modern; the Social; Functionalism; Architecture; Stockholm Exhibition of 1930; Sattelzeit; Onomaseology; Socio-Spatiality; Social Space; the People´s Home; Acceptera; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : The field of Conceptual History is often criticized for considering only a small slice of the historical vocabulary it intends to historicize. What about the discourse of the silenced, working at home, robbed of a pen? Concepts are indicative of many contexts of meaning: in this thesis, therefore, propelled by the foregoing question and statement, it is argued that the main protagonist of German, conceptual history, i. READ MORE