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Social Equity & Successful Sustainability

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If sustainability action plans and eco-districts were three legged stools, most would fall over. Environmental and economic sustainability are typically well-accounted for in these plans, but as San Diego UrbDeZine...


The Sustainable Urban Future of Nordic Cities

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...affordable to residents is essential to social sustainability. As in other places, Nordic cities face ongoing challenges in reducing energy use and minimizing climate change impacts. Conclusion Sustainability, or the...


Modernization of Historic Courthouses: A Look into 410 E Street, Washington, DC

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...Funding and Sustainability Sustainability impacts can be two-fold. In making these buildings more energy efficient, we can reduce operation costs and energy consumption as well. Because of the existing structural...


Supporting Urban Ecosystems

https: / / / ibi-ideas / supporting-our-urban-ecosystems enhance the sustainability and richness of cities. Temporality: City makers must also understand the importance of adaptability necessary for the longevity of place. With increasingly nomadic lifestyles and shifting...


Single-Use Items vs. City Streets: How to Reduce and Recycle in the Urban Arena

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...single-use food service items. How can we reduce and reuse in the urban arena? How do we integrate sustainability into this disposable culture, starting with on our streets? Vancouver has...


Celebrating 70 Years of the NHS: A look into the future of the National Healthcare Service, 1980-2023

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...investment in healthcare by successive labour governments between 1997 and 2010 provided opportunities to develop concepts that improve the quality, efficiency and sustainability of the built environment. During this period,...


Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017

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...for and integration with natural systems is becoming a common theme in sustainability literature. Envision, an infrastructure certification system created by the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure, dedicates a idea-tags of...


IBI recognized with a National Planning Excellence Award

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...multi-modal benefits and efficiencies; and, build and enhance the sustainability planning policy in place.” The plan has been lauded for its clarity and simplicity and innovative communication strategy. Using infographics,...


Towards Healthier Cities

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...renowned architect and designer Jan Gehl offers his insight from more than 50 years of studying people and the spaces they love. He has found that sustainability and health are...

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