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From unsustainable to inclusive cities

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Published by UN Research Institute for Social Development in Geneva .
Written in English

  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Urban policy -- Developing countries -- Case studies,
    • Urbanization -- Developing countries -- Case studies,
    • City planning -- Developing countries -- Case studies,
    • Sustainable development -- Developing countries,
    • Urban ecology -- Developing countries,
    • Urban poor -- Developing countries,
    • Municipal government -- Developing countries

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by David Westendorff.
      GenreCase studies.
      ContributionsWestendorff, David G., United Nations Research Institute for Social Development., Switzerland. Direktion für Entwicklungszusammenarbeit und Humanitäre Hilfe.
      LC ClassificationsHT149.5 .F76 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 256 p. ;
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3463020M
      ISBN 109290850485
      LC Control Number2005424152

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Direktion für Entwicklungszusammenarbeit und Humanitäre Hilfe.;] -- This volume, edited by David Westendorff, brings together a series of eight papers arising from UNRISD research activities during the years concerned with.

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