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Making cities more liveable

Debra Efroymson

Making cities more liveable

ideas and action

by Debra Efroymson

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Published by HealthBridge, WBB Trust in Dhaka .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Traffic engineering -- Bangladesh -- Dhaka,
  • City and town life -- Bangladesh -- Dhaka

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 112-116).

    Other titlesLiveable cities
    StatementDebra Efroymson, Maruf Rahman, Ruhan Shama.
    ContributionsRahman, Maruph., Shama, Ruhan., HealthBridge (Dhaka, Bangladesh), WBB Trust (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE365.B3 E37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24064062M
    LC Control Number2009346629

    A livable community is one that is safe and secure, has affordable and appropriate housing and transportation options, and offers supportive community features and services. Once in place, those resources: foster residents' engagement in the community's civic, economic, and social life. Livable, age-friendly communities make for happier. Get this from a library! The challenge of making cities liveable in East Asia. [Liang Fook Lye; John Wong;] -- "The rate of urbanisation will accelerate in the years ahead. The massive influx of people to cities will result in the demand for more services, expending more resources and generating more waste.

    Although the developed and developing countries in East Asia are at different stages of development, they have to grapple with the common challenge of improving the quality of life for urban residents and making cities liveable. This book brings together a collection of articles that traces the process of urbanisation in selected countries in.   The 9 th Making Cities Liveable Conference; Generating a mood for change will be held at the Pullman Melbourne on the Park from the June The Conference provides a platform to discuss, collaborate and learn how to improve the quality of life in our capitals and major regional cities discussing the key challenges and solutions to make Australian cities . Centre for Liveable Cities, Singapore. 3, likes 26 talking about this were here. ‘Like’ us today to stay connected to and up-to-date on the most recent and interesting urban ideas, 5/5(6).

    often more separate from our neighbors in the city than in the far less populated countryside. In cities, opportunities to socialize are rare, especially for those of low income; outdoor recreation is limited and often unpleasant. In cities, unlike the countryside, children have few. But there is a much older, much less sexy piece of machinery that could be the key to making our cities more sustainable, more liveable, and more fair: the humble bus. Steve Higashide is a transit expert, bus champion, and author of a new book called Better Busses Better Cities. Making Cities Liveable features 15 lectures by leading international and Singaporean figures, including: Liu Thai Ker, Jan Peter Balkenende, Carrie Lam, Jane Goodall, Jan Gehl, Alexandros Washburn, Tan Gee Paw, Saskia Sassen, Philip Yeo, Geoffrey West, Eric Klinenberg, Paul Romer and more, who have devoted their lives and work to making cities.


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