C12.39 Urban Commission: Urban Challenges in a Complex World

Session: Creating Sustainability 2

Chairpersons: Celine Rozenblat, Daniel O'Donoghue

Building a green infrastructure concept and process in the Gauteng City-Region, South Africa

Kerry Bobbins, Gauteng City-Region Observatory


City-river interaction and associated problems of urban planning. A case study in a Mediterranean city: Terrassa (Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain)

Albert Santasusagna Riu, Joan Tort Donada, Physical Geography and Regional Geographical Analysis, University of Barcelona


Intra-differences of population changes within new municipalities impacted by a national pro-merger policy of municipalities and their sustainability of peripheral areas after their mergers in Japan

Jun Nishihara, Graduate School of Informatics, Shizuoka University


Learning and fostering of sustainability strategies in urban planning: Experiences from the Oresund Region

Majken Toftager Larsen, Department of Environmental, Social and Spatial Change, Roskilde University