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Urban Transformations in the World: a perspective from Ukraine

Welcome to the fourth instalment of the series “Urban Transformations in the World“ In this episode we will report on developments in Ukraine Speech of: Roman PomazanArchitect and urban planner, UkraineUrban Sustain Architects member of ISOCARP and AVERENew Urban Agenda for Kyiv MetropolisThe speech investigates the current urban planning issues of Kyiv and mainly the…
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Urban Transformations in the World: a perspective from Poland and Hungary

Welcome to the second instalment of the series “Urban Transformations in the World” In this episode we will report on developments in two large areas, Poland and Hungary. Speech of: Anita Kukulska-Kozieł – Katarzyna Cegielska – Tomasz Noszczyk University of Agriculture in Kraków, Poland Department of Land Management and Landscape Architecture Classification of urban structure…
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Which urban design parameters provide climate-proof cities? An application of the Urban Cooling InVEST Model in the city of Milan comparing historical planning morphologies

Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect has become one of the most significant hazards for cities, presenting a challenge for dense anthropic areas affected by climate change with enormous consequences for health and human well-being. Ecosystem Services (ES) are increasingly attracting attention for their use in setting urban design parameters and criteria which can be deployed…
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Restrizioni e Qualità della vita durante il COVID

Italy new2: Restrizioni e Qualità della vita durante il COVID Ti invitiamo a partecipare allo studio condotto dall’Università della Silesia a Katowice (Polonia). Il suo scopo è quello di scoprire la tua opinione sulle restrizioni imposte ai residenti a causa della pandemia SARS-CoV-2. Lo scopo di queste restrizioni è limitare il numero di persone infette…
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