Urban Design, Health and well-being: The impact of Green space.

Introduction: Along with the development of society, people have the better life because of the urbanisation and technology improvement. However, healthy problems still exist in our lives and better urban design is one of the methods to solve healthy problems. In this blog, author focus on how open space impact outdoor activities, neighbourhood relationship and…
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Urban Design & Public Health: Green Urban Environment

This blog is about how urban design affects public health directly or indirectly and some solutions to improve the public health. Lecture on “Urban Design, Health and Wellbeing” was presented by Prof. Tim Townshend in which he covered several positive and negative aspects of built environment in a relationship with public health, and some solutions on basis…
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Urban Design and Public Health – What is Blue Space?

“Urbanization is a major public health challenge in the 21st century. For the first time in human history, the majority of the world’s population lives in cities. By 2030, it is estimated that about 60% of the world’s population will be urban dwellers, projected to rise to about 70% by 2050. Urbanization represents a great…
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Vertical City — Are the Skyscrapers Efficient to Use?

This lecture was mainly about high-rise buildings and how they have great influence on the cities they are built in. I want to talk about how skyscrapers are not all efficient to use which i will show through two contrasting cases studies. “Skyscrapers are a result of the belief that the sky is the only…
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