March 2011

Climate change, powerlessness and the commons dilemma

Climate change, powerlessness and the commons dilemma: Assessing New Zealanders’ preparedness to act Christopher Aitken, Ralph Chapman, John McClure

Posted in behaviour change and climate change and research on 4 March 2011 – 12:37 pm

Do the health benefits of cycling outweigh the risks?

Jeroen Johan de Hartog, Hanna Boogaard, Hans Nijland and Gerard Hoek We describe whether the health benefits from the increased physical activity of a modal shift for urban commutes outweigh the health risks.

Posted in health and research and transport on 3 March 2011 – 11:56 am

Report available: Planning Healthy and Child-Friendly Communities

The conference report from the 48th IMCL Conference on Planning Healthy and Child-Friendly Communities in Charleston, SC is available free online.

Posted in health and housing & building and transport and urban design and urban governance on 3 March 2011 – 11:51 am