Essays about: "urban transformations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 49 essays containing the words urban transformations.

  1. 1. Demands of Autonomous Vehicles on Urban Infrastructure : A Study of required transformations and global adaptability to AVs

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för fysisk planering

    Author : Apsara Waqas; Esayas Shishore; [2021]
    Keywords : Smart city; Smart Mobility; Sustainability; Autonomous mobility; Urban infrastructure; Road network patterns; Land use; IoT; AV navigation;

    Abstract : This paper aims to assess the limits of urban fabric for the autonomous vehicles and demands of AVs on the infrastructure. It includes the existing road situation and required transformation for successful adaptability of this smart mobility in future. READ MORE

  2. 2. Drivers and barriers for a sustainability transition of the current food and agriculture system of the city of Malmö : A case study of the sustainable urban farm and meeting place Botildenborg

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Coline Scharfenberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Botildenborg; local sustainability; multi-level perspective; sustainable urban development; urban agriculture; urban political ecology;

    Abstract : Humanity is facing massive sustainability challenges, such as climate change and the associated loss of biodiversity, water scarcity and food insecurity. Capitalist urbanisation drives furthermore profound transformations in rural and urban areas and thus in the agriculture and food systems, presenting both challenges and opportunities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Platser planerade för det oplanerade : om att ta det offentliga rummet i anspråk

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

    Author : Amanda Tiderman Häll; Veronica Lennefors; [2021]
    Keywords : delaktighet; placemaking; platstillhörighet; temporära strukturer; stadsplanering; medborgardialog; offentliga rum; placemaking; place attachment; temporary structures; urban planning; citizen dialogue; participation; public space;

    Abstract : Stadsutvecklingen har genomgått flera transformationer under historien. Vår samtida stadsplanering präglas av effektivitet och högt tempo. Detta görs ofta på bekostnad av människans behov av platsskapande, som blir åsidosatta. READ MORE

  4. 4. Perennparken på Österplan : naturlika perennplanteringar i Uppsala

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

    Author : Elias Stålnacke; [2021]
    Keywords : gestaltning; växtgestaltning; naturlik; plantering; perenner; park; Österplan; Uppsala;

    Abstract : Landskapet i städer idag ser väldigt annorlunda ut jämfört med naturen utanför. Ökad täthet i det urbana landskapet innebär nya utmaningar för plantering inne i städer. Under åren har den miljön förändrats drastiskt och en allt större markyta har hårdgjorts. READ MORE

  5. 5. The determinants of local government involvement in nature conservation programs : Evidence from Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marco Kessler; [2021]
    Keywords : Environmental policy adoption · Local government · Nature conservation · LONA · Swedish municipalities · Poisson fixed effects panel regression;

    Abstract : Environmental degradation is a coining issue of our time. Hardly any place in the world is spared from its repercussions. Governments on all administrative levels have begun to take action. It has been acknowledged that local governments are playing a key role in combating the sources and adverse effects of environmental degradation. READ MORE