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High urbanization rate in Indonesia has become a huge challenge for Indonesia. It is predicted that in 2025, 68% of Indonesia’s population will live in urban area. Jakarta is the most challenging city for controlling urbanization. As the Capital of Indonesia, Jakarta has 11 million population, and almost 30 milions lives in Jakarta greater area, ...

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Since the industrial revolution of the 18th century, modern economic system gradually matured and rapidly expanded in the world scope, especially the state capital investment on the railway, drastically changed the urbanization mechanism and agglomeration pattern. At the end of the 19th century, due to the important strategic value of the Far East,...

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In 1950 three quarters of a billion people lived in large towns and cities, or 30% of the total world population of over 2.5 billion. By 2009 this had grown to 3.42 billion, just over half of a total population of over 6.8 billion. The United Nations Secretariat currently forecasts that in 2050 6.4 billion, 67% of a total of almost 9.6 billion peop...

2: Beside the megacity and the role of other cities and areas: planning for balanceFull Paper

Urbanization, the rapid urban growth and the enormous economy it can produce has always been a fascination, motto and a routine task for us, the planners, urban designers, government and so on. We have explored its ultimate ways to get urbanized and grow, but always was at a cost of something else. The neoliberal ideologies, open markets, capital, ...

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Urbanization has offered opportunities for economic development, welfare and quality of life for cities and regions, since the process play roles as transformative processes that bring about higher productivity to cities and strengthen the spatial structure of cities and regions in both internal and external context (UN-Habitat, 2016). Indonesia is...

2: Beside the megacity and the role of other cities and areas: planning for balanceFull Paper

(1) Problem: In the process of the continuous expansion of large cities, the imbalance of urban and rural resources has been brought about. Greenway is an important resource that connects urban and rural areas and combines man-made with nature. It plays an important role in the connection of their environment. The organizational mechanism of greenw...

2: Beside the megacity and the role of other cities and areas: planning for balanceFull Paper