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Sustainable development concept is become more applied in big scale development (also known as new town development), which developed by public and private sector. In the past five years, several new town developments in Indonesia achieved international awards in sustainable development/green development sector. These achievements are mostly becaus...

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ADESINA, John Adekunle & OGUNSAJO Oluwole Olawale Department of Architecture, University of Lagos, Akoka-Yaba, Lagos State, Nigeria1 Department of Horticulture, Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, Ogun State, Nigeria2 adesinajohnlloyd@gmail.com1 bwolex@gmail.com2 Abstract Regenerating the developing Lagos-Ogun coastal towns and communities ...

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With the rapid development of megacities in China, urbanization construction has entered the transformation and upgrading stage. The development direction of urbanization has shifted from extensive quantity growth to quality improvement, from single city scale expansion to regional overall coordinated development. China has a large number of towns ...

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Under the global trends of urbanisation, rural development has posed a global challenge. As the Chinese government has continued to take invested in its rural areas, the Chinese urban and regional planners have also been presented with a series of questions: How to avoid the withering of rural communities due to urbanisation? How to build rural bra...

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As an important material carrier of Chinese farming civilization, traditional villages have the dual attributes of villages and heritage. The traditional village cannot be regenerated if they were destroyed. Therefore, it is urgent to find a suitable development model and way out in the context of high-speed urbanization. The relevant planning of t...

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Since reform and opening up, the development of Chinese urban and rural areas has shown an evolution of integration from isolation. The government promulgated national policies and related planning strategies, aiming at realizing the goal of rural revitalization through the system reform and planning adjustment of balancing urban and rural developm...

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Across the world, many emerging economies find themselves at a critical juncture known as the “demographic dividend” – where the ratio of working-age adults to children and the elderly is climbing towards a peak. If leveraged through the creation of productive work for youth, these favourable demographics can enable a major transition towards...

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Today is a time of unprecedented growth — of shaping newer and ever changing environments. Issues and shortcomings of rapid urbanisation offer opportunity grounds for architecture and planning, in this changing maze of activities. The paradigm shifts in the way how people see spaces, and how professionals see the same, are exposing and challengin...

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Generally the free trade area refers to two or more countries or regions cancelling the tariff and non-tariff barriers in the vast majority of goods through a free trade agreement. In such area, market access conditions are improved in the service sector, investments are opened, the free flow of production factors such as goods, services, capital, ...

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In Ireland rejuvenated town clusters gather together interactive settlements in a rapidly emerging metropolitan alternative to either the city or the rural lifestyle. A similar trend is observable in many countries where quality of life in a settlement of smaller scale can exceed that in the city. The concept of nucleated settlement has made planni...

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Metropolitan regions (core regions within 1-hour drive time from core urban markets with populations of at least 1 million – the extent of most daily labour markets; and extended metropolitan regions within 2-3 hour drive times – daily factor inputs within a one-day return travel time to core markets) will continue to attract people and firms a...

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Coastal megacities provide interesting scenarios of regional development. The relationship of a megacity and its associated maritime space when examined against a backdrop of multi-jurisdictional administrative divisions which traverse the land-sea space raises much questions. The aim of doing so is twofold; firstly, to open a new line of inquiry a...

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Urbanization has caused the outflow of rural population, leading to the depression in rural areas. Thus, unbalanced urban and rural development come to be a significant problem around metropolis in this era. On the other hand, however, diverse subjects in cities are involved in rural development in different ways because the rural villages are incr...

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The arguments in Nigeria over whether the urban or the rural areas should be given greater priority in national development appear somewhat misplaced and unhelpful because the urban and rural areas are mutually interdependent, with many complex links and interactions between them through the constant movements of people, goods, money, ideas and inf...

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Along with the global wave of urbanization, urban agglomerations with megacities as the core have become the main form of urbanization in various countries. The polarization effect around the metropolis leads to the centripetal flow of capital, labor, land and other resource elements in the surrounding small towns, which causes the shrinkage of sma...

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There has been a global issue facing the rural, from Italy, USA, to now SEAsia, that has left them behind their rapidly expanding urban centers. Within South East Asia a new model is emerging. In key rural areas, new infrastructures are being leveraged to allow for new opportunities for countryside places within the larger constellation networks of...

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With the continuous advancement of new urbanization, as a special link of urban system, extraordinary towns have gradually become an important force to promote the rapid development of urbanization in China. The "extraordinary town" studied in this paper refers to a small town whose population scale and economic strength have reached or exceeded th...

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THE CITY IN WHICH EVERYTHING IS CONNECTED TO EVERYTHING To design the city of the future, we have to stop extrapolating the problems of today. This is why team Stadsvrijheid developed a new conceptual framework, a new paradigm for the future. On the basis of this paradigm, the team argues back to the here and now. This approach requires different o...

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Peri-urban spaces in the Global South are regarded as sites of radical and often violent of transformation of social and spatial structures, of brutal dispossessions of lives and livelihoods to make way for speculative real estate development and the accumulation of capital through the expropriation and commodification of land. However, a host of s...

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During the rapid urbanization of China in the past 40 years, the urban fringe area has undergone high-speed dynamic changes and has become the most important growth carrier for China’s cities. Although urban fringe is regarded as a unified academic concept, the actual development results present a strong divergence into two categories: the strong...

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The study uses the case of the German city Schwerin and its surroundings to analyse current challenges, conflicts and approaches to solutions regarding an integrative urban-rural development. The focus is on the question in how far solutions for conflicts between city, surroundings, and rural areas can be just. Additionally, the project discusses h...

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Urban agglomeration becomes increasingly important because of the globalization of world economies, and the competitiveness of the urban agglomeration is mainly shaped by the linkage and cooperation of the cities among. Pearl River Delta Urban Agglomeration, one of the top three urban agglomerations in China, acts as the pioneer of the economic dev...

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As the GCC cities continue to modernize, and as their respective economies follow a path of diversification, the pressures on urban planning authorities to ‘reinvent’, rebrand, and improve these cities is rather significant. The current economic slow-down and grim outlooks, in addition to a reduced spending capacity has made these pressures eve...

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Redefining the Urban Edge: Development along East Kolkata Wetland, Kolkata What happens when urbanisation of a city reaches a natural barrier beyond which it cannot expand? In many cases, the city starts intruding into nature’s territory. A conflict between Urban Development and Ecological sustainability arises. Kolkata a megacity of Eastern Indi...

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Public space not only exists in urban modern life, but also an important space for social interaction in rural communities. Affected by the current Rural Revitalization Policy, the trend of urban population flowing to villages began to emerge in some more developed areas of China after the period of large-scale and rapid urbanization. Due to the di...

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The development of Malang City has consequently led to an upturn of new residential, trade and industrial centers in the suburbs area. Settlements rise massively in a number of suburban areas due to attractions of economic centers and accessibility easiness. This study, locating in Malang City. The research aims are: (1) to determine the characteri...

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The global South is now characterized by a strong trend of urbanization. This process is primarily demographic and territorial. In parallel, it is a revolution in cultural references and regarding social and economic integration of a growing urban population. In 2018, the world population is around 7.6 billion, 4.2 billion in urban settlements and ...

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CRISALIDE (City Replicable And Integrated Smart Actions Leading Innovation To Develop Urban Economies) is one of the very few project financed between EU and Russian Federation through the ERA NET RUS PLUS (ENRP) programme. It is the only financed project in ENRP dealing with topics related to urban planning in this current EU programming period (2...

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The megacities are a double-edged sword for the surrounding rural areas: while providing opportunities, they are also ’draining‘ the surrounding areas. The meaning of Water-related spaces of the rural area in South Jiangsu Province,China,are the cradle for the economy in history, and are also where lies its social, ecological and cultural c...

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Cities are becoming bigger and more complex, which presents an array of new opportunities and challenges that cannot be assessed nor addressed with traditional methods. So finding the right balance will be a major challenge. Qatar as the world’s third largest holder of natural gas reserve faced rapid and unprecedented development growth over the ...

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