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An Assessment of the Changes in the Landscape of Ogudu-Oworonshoki Development Prone Area of Lagos Metropolis.
(Department of Architecture, 2015-07-01)
Landscape assessment is the analysis of the evolution of a landscape, an examination of the basic natural and human processes with ecological interrelationships which jointly shape that landscape and determine values for ...
Local in Global: Landscape Paradigm for Strategic Design and Planning in Africa
(Department of Architecture, University of Lagos, 2019-03-01)
Sustainability as a developmental paradigm crept into global consciousness in 1987. This was followed by series of world meetings, conventions and protocols starting from 1992 Earth Summit to 2015 Sustainable Development ...
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, ...
Street Side Space Resources and Urban Aesthetics in Metropolitan Lagos
(Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Lagos, 2006-03-01)
Streets provide vantage positions to experience the city and evaluate the quality of its physical form. The attraction and level of comfort achieved in the city is reflected by the wise concept with which its streets are ...
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 ...
Sustainable Infrastructure Upgrade in Slum Settlements of Lagos, Nigeria
(Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania, 2014-06-01)
Global attention was drawn to the severe and pervasive effects of urban slums when the United Nations included it in the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) a few years ago. Urban slums are areas or neighbourhoods that ...