April 2013

Urban resilience: An article collection

Urban resilience and its implications are increasingly important in the development and adaptation of modern cities. This new free article collection from Routledge Planning and Urban seeks to both bring together key research

Posted in climate change and research and urban design and urban governance on 18 April 2013 – 9:00 am

Improving our resource management system

The Department of Public Health at the University of Otago, Wellington has made a submission on the resource management reform discussion paper urging that principles of urban design be included in the reforms.

Posted in NZ policy issues and urban design and urban governance on 16 April 2013 – 3:52 pm

Moving forward: Decreasing car use among teenagers

This free international multidisciplinary event showcases current research and practice in teen mobility, active transport, the effects of the built environment and climate change, and youth engagement. The morning session is open to all in-studio participants and those watching remotely from around the world.

Posted in behaviour change and climate change and health and news & events and NZ policy issues and transport on 10 April 2013 – 1:27 pm

Call for papers: Spaces and flows

Fourth International Conference on Urban and ExtraUrban Studies

Posted in news & events and urban design on 9 April 2013 – 10:59 am