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Collaborative Framework For Sustainable Flood Risk Managment
(Center for Human Settlement and Urban Development (CHSUD), 2019-06-01)
The unpredictable weather events driven by climate change phenomenon enhanced frequent flooding in previously safe flood plains and littoral settlements. The severity of flood related disaster reached an all-time high in ...
Explorative Windows towards Contemporary Nigerian City Form
(Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Lagos, 2014-09-01)
At the centre of urban sustainability is city form which addresses the physical characteristics of human settlement including spatial configuration, shape, coverage and developmental density. The reality on ground is that ...
Valorization of Sand Barrier-Lagoon Ecological Assets in Lagos Smart City Conceptualization
(University of Lagos Press, 2019-08-01)
Urban designers looked through diverse technological windows including engagement of mobile applications to manage urban infrastructures; interactive monitoring; real-time data collection and display; urban mapping and ...
Geosophic Urbanism: A Localized Urban Developmental Philosophy
(Society for Peace Studies and Practice (SPSP). Pan African University Press, 2019)
Africa’s Priorities for the New Urban Agenda emphasized the promotion of localized systems of sustainable urban development. This is not unconnected with rapid population growth, infrastructural breakdown, disorderliness, ...
Global Transition and Sustainability Paradigm in Nigerian Architectural Education Curriculum
(Obafemi Awolowo University Press, 2013-11-01)
Man is on planetary transition where the web of human culture including inventions, shelters, governance and cities aligns with nature. This is sustainability on green economy platform. But the naivety with which sustainability ...
Integrating Heritage Sites into Contemporary Urban Areas: Case Study of Lagos Metropolis, Nigeria
(Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Lagos, 2012-06-01)
Urban and Regional Planning is primarily concerned with city development, incorporating physical, socio-cultural and economic growth of places. It is expedient for planning to integrate historical factors into the general ...