What makes a great place? Holistic urban planning requires the involvement of citizens, different disciplines and other stakeholders, and there are proven methods that can support planners in achieving goals for sustainable city development.
More than half of the global population spend their everyday lives in an urban environment. A large part of a country’s social and economic activity takes place in its towns and cities. Urban spaces designed with great care and from a human perspective both improve people’s well-being and make it easier to choose sustainable means of transport.
The Urban Insight report: “Urban Space for People on the Move-The Living City”, introduces us to the Placemaking and SymbioCity concepts, which have been designed to support urban planners in achieving goals for sustainable urban development.