Sustainable Urbanization And Ecocities

Çiçek , Eda (2012) Sustainable Urbanization And Ecocities. In: 3rd International Symposium on Sustainable Development, May 31 - June 01 2012, Sarajevo.

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Nowadays, fears about leaving a liveable world to next generations are increased. While sources are decreasing rapidly, demands are increasing more swiftly. In order not to restrict next generations‘ right to live, some measures must be taken. At this point, sustainable urbanization concept came forward. Therefore the governments brought ecocities to agenda. In this study, the phenomena of urbanization, sustainability, sustainable urbanization are examined briefly. Problems caused by urbanization are detected. And the ecocity approach that implemented for the realization of sustainable urbanization is discussed. Lastly, sample ecocities from different places are dealt with. Keywords: Sustainability, Sustainable Development, Urbanization, Sustainable Urbanization, Ecocity

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Q Science > Q Science (General)
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies > Genetic and Bioengineering Department
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Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2012 10:52
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2012 10:52

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