Information for 7055IIED
Sustainable Cities Revisited
Journal article, 276 pages
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case studies of innovative local agenda 21s in Manizales (Colombia) and Chimbote (Peru) and of a Peru-wide programme to support local agenda 21s in many Peruvian cities
A review of 'localizing agenda 21' programmes in Nakuru (Kenya), Essaouira (Morocco) and Vinh City (Vietnam).
Measures to avoid anti-poor solutions to Mumbai's transport problems
An overview of how urban agriculture has changed over time in and around Mexico City and the economic and ecological advantages it provides
The environmental impact of the city of Bamenda's rapid growth in Cameroon
Innovative waste management in Manila (working with the waste-pickers) and in Cotonou (Benin)
A critical review of the concept of 'sustainability'.
An analysis of how the military and the 'population control' lobby mis-represent the causes of environmental degradation to justify their roles and a critical review of the management of urban services in Buenos Aires, over the last century and a case study on street homelessness in Johannesburg.