Information for 7007IIED
Sustainable Cities: Meeting needs, reducing resource use and recycling, re-use and reclamation
Journal article, 238 pages
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Includes papers on: cities' ecological footprints; the political economy of urban poverty and environmental management; recycling in Bogotá; upgrading in Surabaya, non-conventional options for garbage collection and recycling; urban agriculture; and Curitiba's environmental programme. Papers also on voluntary organizations in Bangladesh and an innovative sports programme for children in one of Nairobi's largest squatter settlements. There are also profiles of IIED-América Latina and of Homeless International.