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Building sustainable communities

Building sustainable communities

an environmental guide for local government.

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Published by Global Cities Project in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Sustainable development -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Environmental protection -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Local government -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      ContributionsGlobal Cities Project.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGE180 .B85 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1-6 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1452834M
      LC Control Number93105860

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      Building Sustainable Communities of Practice: /ch The authors have both been involved as designers, producers and facilitators of CPsquare’s Foundations of Communities of Practice Workshop ().Cited by:   This book will be the first to capture all of the current work on this idea in a single, integrated, plan for designing the water-centric cities of the future. From new construction to the retrofitting of existing systems, this book presents the case for a new urban relationship to water, one with a more sustainable connection to the.

      The World Bank: Working to build sustainable cities and communities. World Bank-supported operations and technical assistance contribute to the Sustainable Development Goal No. 11 and the implementation of the New Urban Agenda to make cities inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable for all.   "Sustainable Communities: Creating a Durable Local Economy" is a recently published book that explores how community planning and entrepreneurial development .


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