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Urbanization and Sustainability in Asia: Case Studies of Good Practice

dc.contributor.editorBrian Roberts
dc.contributor.editorTrevor Kanaley
dc.date.accessioned2015-01-24T13:08:12Z
dc.date.available2015-01-24T13:08:12Z
dc.date.issued2006-11-01
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11540/231
dc.description.abstractThe book presents case studies of good practice on sustainable urban development from 12 Asian countries: Bangladesh, Cambodia, People's Republic of China, India, Indonesia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Viet Nam. It provides insights into current issues, management approaches, and investment types in urban development in Asian setting. It also provides other examples of good practice in sustainable urban region development in the context of more advanced economies. It is a useful reference for city managers, political leaders, and professionals responsible for planning and managing the development of cities.
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherAsian Development Bank
dc.publisherCities Alliance
dc.rightsCC BY 3.0 IGO
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/igo
dc.titleUrbanization and Sustainability in Asia: Case Studies of Good Practice
dc.typeBooks
dc.subject.expertUrbanization
dc.subject.expertUrban Services
dc.subject.expertUrban Projects
dc.subject.expertUrban Problems
dc.subject.expertUrban Poverty
dc.subject.expertUrban Policy
dc.subject.expertUrban Planning
dc.subject.expertUrban Infrastructure
dc.subject.expertUrban Health
dc.subject.expertUrban Government
dc.subject.expertUrban Economic Development
dc.subject.expertUrban Development Finance
dc.subject.expertUrban Development
dc.subject.expertUrban Conditions
dc.subject.expertUrban Communities
dc.subject.expertUrban Population
dc.subject.adbUrban Plans
dc.subject.adbUrbanism
dc.subject.adbUrban agriculture
dc.subject.adbEconomic Development
dc.subject.adbRural Urban Migration
dc.subject.adbCities
dc.subject.naturalLocal government
dc.subject.naturalUrban renewal
dc.subject.naturalUrban housing
dc.subject.naturalUrban sociology
dc.subject.naturalTransit systems
dc.subject.naturalRapid transit
dc.subject.naturalPublic transit
dc.subject.naturalMass transit
dc.contributor.imprintAsian Development Bank
oar.themeUrban
oar.adminregionSoutheast Asia Region
oar.adminregionSouth Asia Region
oar.countryBangladesh
oar.countryCambodia
oar.countryIndia
oar.countryIndonesia
oar.countryLao People's Democratic Republic
oar.countryMalaysia
oar.countryPakistan
oar.countryPhilippines
oar.countrySri Lanka
oar.countryThailand
dc.identifier.printisbn971-561-607-0
oar.identifierOAR-002114
oar.authorRoberts, Brian
oar.authorKanaley, Trevor
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