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Micro Urban Renewal – Community Gardens in High-density Central City Shanghai

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  • Community Engagement
  • How we experience
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Rotterdam Inner City, creating a City Lounge for All

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  • Affordable Housing
  • Gentrification
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FairBNB: Turning the Influx of Tourists into a (more) Sustainable Presence

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  • Placemaking
  • Temporary Use
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Doing Together: From Temporary Use of Public Spaces towards a Co-created City

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  • Gentrification
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The Intimacy of Exclusion. An Embodied Understanding

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Temporary Use of Space as a Short-term Intervention for Long-term Revitalization

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  • Economy
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From Rural Haven to Party Heaven. How a Quiet Village in Crete became the Mecca of Partying in the Mediterranean

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  • Affordable Housing
  • Economy
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The Impact of Urban Vacation Rentals: Is Airbnb an Inclusive Cure, or an Alienating Disease for City Residents?

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  • Gentrification
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The Gentrification Challenge: Placemaking as the Problem, or Placemaking as the Solution?

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  • City-wide Strategies
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It is not about Tourists: The Case of Barcelona

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  • City-wide Strategies
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Gentrification without the Sharp Edges. Is there Such Thing as Gentlyfication?

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  • Affordable Housing
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Real Estate as an Investment Vehicle – The London Story

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  • Affordable Housing
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OUR CITY? COUNTERING EXCLUSION IN PUBLIC SPACE

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  • Art & Culture
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INSPIRING BETTER PLACES, ONE WALL AT A TIME

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  • Alleys
  • Art & Culture
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  • Healthy Cities
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STREET FOOD AS COMMUNITY ANCHOR

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Toyohashi’s collaborative approach to public space development

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  • Alleys
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Laneway Love: Malaysia’s Back Alleys Get Some Much-Needed TLC

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  • Community Engagement
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A partnership that revitalised Kota Tua Jakarta

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Starting from Street Signs

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  • Art & Culture
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Escolta: revival of an art deco boulevard

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  • Alleys
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The Carpet Man of Kampong Gelam

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INVESTING IN PLACES OF THE FUTURE

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  • Child-friendly
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Achieving better public spaces using innovative digital tools

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  • Alleys
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Walkability in Asian Cities

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  • Food
  • Healthy Cities
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Bringing edge food futures into the spotlight

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  • Community Engagement
  • Healthy Cities
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Connecting Public Spaces and Basins with Wood

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  • City-wide Strategies
  • Healthy Cities
  • Sustainability
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Embracing greenery at various ‘eye levels’

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  • Bike-friendly
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  • Healthy Cities
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Bicycle-friendly cities through public-private partnership

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  • Art & Culture
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Introduction: Re-Imagining History

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  • Heritage
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Refreshing the historic Singapore River

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  • Gentrification
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Gentrification and Placemaking: An Interview with Juliet Kahne

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  • Community Engagement
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The night placegame in the Korenkwartier: a difference of night and day

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  • Community Engagement
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De nachtplacegame in het Korenkwartier: een verschil van dag en nacht

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CITY AT EYE LEVEL IN BARCELONA

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BEIRUT’S PLACEMAKING SPIRIT

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  • Placemaking
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THE BELFORT SQUARE: FROM A BLEAK SQUARE TO A BOOMING RESTAURANT HUB

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  • Walkability
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TRANSFORMATION OF STATION AREA TURNS BREDA INTO HIP AND VIBRANT CITY

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THE BUSINESS CASE FOR PLACEMAKING

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PLACEMAKING + FRIESLAND = MIENSKIP

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HOW DO YOU MAKE A PLACE PLEASANT?

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  • How we experience
  • Placemaking
  • Temporary Use
  • City Centers
  • Neighbourhoods

SLEEPING BENEATH MORE THAN FOUR STARS

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  • City-wide Strategies
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WORKING TOGETHER TO BUILD A GREAT CITY

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  • Walkability
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SPOORZONE TILBURG: IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE KING AND QUEEN

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  • Placemaking
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PLACEMAKING AND THE DISCOURSE OF THE PUBLIC PLACE

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  • Economy
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CITY AT EYE LEVEL IN NEW-BUILD PROJECTS

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ACHIEVE THE IMPOSSIBLE, THAT MAKES YOU GREEDY

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  • Placemaking
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HARVESTING THE INCENTIVE FOR A GREAT ZOHO AT EYE LEVEL

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  • Placemaking
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JOINT VISION OF A BEACH ON THE ZAAN

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PLACEMAKING HAS TO GO BEYOND BEING TEMPORARY

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INNER CITY PLAN OF ATTACK

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  • Placemaking
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PUBLIC SPACE AND PLACEMAKING IN NL

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  • Bike-friendly
  • City-wide Strategies
  • City Centers
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‘Door het samen te doen, maak je gewoon een beter plan’

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  • Placemaking
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Placemaking en het discours van de publieke plek

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  • Walkability
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De Spoorzone in Tilburg: in de voetsporen van de Koning en Koningin

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Hoe maak je Prettige Plekken?

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Samen bouwen aan een toffe stad

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De langzaam maar gestaag werkende hefboom van ZOHO

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  • How we experience
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“‘De stoep is een logische plek om elkaar te ontmoeten’”

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Stad op Ooghoogte in Nieuwbouwprojecten

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Het Belfortplein in Almere

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  • Walkability
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Transformatie stationsgebied maakt Breda hip en bruisend

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Samen op weg naar beach aan de Zaan

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‘Het onmogelijke mogelijk, daar word je gulzig van’

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Het Aanvalsplan Binnenstad

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  • How we experience
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Pedestrian overcrowding and emotions in Thessaloniki, Greece

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  • Alleys
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Place vs. Space: how refugees led to a successful public space in Greater Cairo

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  • Art & Culture
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  • Inclusivity
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PLACEMAKING FOR PEACEMAKING IN BEIRUT

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  • Community Engagement
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REGENT PARK: REVITALIZATION DONE RIGHT

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USING TEMPORARY VACANCY FOR A PERMANENT BOOST

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  • How we experience
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Making room for people

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FASHION TURNS A STREET AROUND

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MIXED-USE MAKES MONEY IN OFFICE PARKS

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IN THE MEANWHILE

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DESIGNING FROM THE STREET

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KEEPING THE SLEEPING BEAUTY AWAKE

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UNCOVERING HIDDEN TREASURES

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Meent

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DUBLIN AFTER THE BOOM-AND-BUST

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DOING IT TOGETHER SIMPLY RESULTS IN A BETTER PLAN

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THE CITIES OF THE FUTURE ARE BICYCLE-FRIENDLY CITIES

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REINVENTING THE GROUND FLOOR AFTER 50 YEARS

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ECONOMIC VALUES OF A WALKABLE CITY

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JAPAN: THE MACHIYA CONCEPT

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STREET EXPERIENCES IN A CAR-DOMINANT CITY

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PEDESTRIANISATION OF MAMA NGINA STREET

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A FINER GRAIN ON SYDNEY’S STREETS

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RECLAIMING MUMBAI

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THE NEVER-ENDING STORY OF STREET MANAGEMENT

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  • Economy
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150 NEW BUSINESSES IN 2 YEARS

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  • Placemaking
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Creating livability

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  • Economy
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TURNING BUILDINGS INSIDE-OUT, OUTSIDE IN

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  • Economy
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A DEVELOPER’S INTUITION

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  • Art & Culture
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THE REBIRTH OF LITCHI BAY

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  • Economy
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THE FESTIVAL OF EMPTY SHOPS IN BUDAPEST

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EMBEDDING BUILDINGS

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THE TIME MACHINE: SAME BUILDING, DIFFERENT DEMANDS

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CITY IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS IN JOHANNESBURG

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Close encounters with buildings

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HISTORY OF THE CITY, STREET AND PLINTH

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THE EBB AND FLOW OF PUBLIC SPACE

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STREET PERFORMING: LOW COST, HIGH IMPACT

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UNDERNEATH RAILS AND ROADS

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  • Traffic
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A PLEA FOR FLEMISH PARKING

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  • Placemaking
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Streets as Places

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  • Community Engagement
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REVITALISATION OF OPEN SPACES IN KIRTIPUR

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FROM BOX TO BUSINESS, A LOW COST INTERVENTION

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ICONIC THINKERS

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  • Placemaking
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THE SCIENCE OF JOY IN SAO PAULO

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THE CITY AT EYE LEVEL

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BASIC INGREDIENTS FOR SUCCESSFUL WAYFINDING IN OUR CITIES

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THE PLINTHS OF THE WARM CITY

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HOFBOGEN: A VISION FOR THE IN-BETWEEN PLINTH

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THE CITY AT EAR LEVEL

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OS PLINTHS DA CIDADE CALOROSA

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A CIDADE AO NÍVEL DO OUVIDO

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BOX A NEGÓCIO, UMA INTERVENÇÃO DE BAIXO CUSTO

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  • Placemaking
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NO ENTRETANTO

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  • Placemaking
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TEMAS, DIMENSÕES E LIÇÕES QUE CONTRIBUEM

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A CIDADE AO NÍVEL DOS OLHOS: ESTRATÉGIA DO PLINTH

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O RENASCIMENTO DA LITCHI BAY

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  • Placemaking
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RETOMANDO MUMBAI

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UM GRÃO MAIS FINO NAS RUAS DE SYDNEY

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INCORPORANDO PRÉDIOS

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AS CIDADES DO FUTURO SÃO CIDADES FAVORÁVEIS AO USO DA BICICLETA

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DESCOBRINDO TESOUROS ESCONDIDOS

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RUAS COMO LUGARES

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MODA REINVENTA UMA RUA

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HISTÓRIA DA CIDADE, RUA E ANDAR TÉRREO

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USO MISTO FAZ DINHEIRO EM ZONAS DE ESCRITÓRIOS

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TAKE ACTION #2 – DISTRITO: BOTTOM-UP SE ENCONTRA COM TOP-DOWN

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  • Walkability
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SOB AS FERROVIAS E RUAS

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ingredientes básicos para se achar nas nossas cidades

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REINVENTANDO O ANDAR TÉRREO DEPOIS DE 50 ANOS

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TAKE ACTION #3 – CIDADE: PROPRIEDADE É A CHAVE PARA TRANSFORMAÇÃO

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Valores econômicos de uma cidade caminháVel

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IMÓVEIS TEMPORARIAMENTE VAGOS DÃO IMPULSO PERMANENTE

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150 NOVOS NEGÓCIOS EM 2 ANOS

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REVITALIZAÇÃO DOS ESPAÇOS ABERTOS EM KIRTIPUR

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OS ALTOS E BAIXOS DO ESPAÇO PÚBLICO

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ENCONTROS IMEDIATOS COM PRÉDIOS

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UM APELO POR ESTACIONAMENTOS FLAMENGOS

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CRIAÇÃO DE HABITABILIDADE

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80 LIÇÕES PARA UMA BOA CIDADE AO NÍVEL DOS OLHOS

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VIRAR PRÉDIOS DE DENTRO PARA FORA, DE FORA PARA DENTRO

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TAKE ACTION #1 – RUA: O PLACE GAME E O JOGO DO PLINTH

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EXPERIÊNCIAS NA RUA NUMA CIDADE DOMINADA PELO CARRO

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A CIÊNCIA DA DIVERSÃO EM SÃO PAULO

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DESENHAR A PARTIR DA RUA

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JAPÃO: O CONCEITO MACHIYA

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STREET PERFORMING: BAIXO CUSTO E ALTO IMPACTO

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A MÁQUINA DO TEMPO: O MESMO PRÉDIO, DEMANDAS DIFERENTES

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PeNsAdores iCôNiCos

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PEDESTRIANIZAÇÃO DA MAMA NGINA STREET, NAIRÓBI

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UMA INTUIÇÃO DO INCORPORADOR

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MANTER A BELA ADORMECIDA ACORDADA

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DISTRITOS DE MELHORIA URBANA EM JOANESBURGO

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O FESTIVAL DE LOJAS VAZIAS EM BUDAPEST

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RETAIL ISSUES AND SHOP RE-PARCELLING

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WALKING STREAMS AND THE PLINTH

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SEEING BEYOND THE BUILDINGS: ROTTERDAM AT EYE LEVEL

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THE SOUL PURPOSE OF MANAGING EMPTY REAL ESTATE

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A thirty-year vision for the urban fabric

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DECIPHERING AND NAVIGATING THE PLINTH

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ZWAANSHALS: GENERATOR OF NEIGHBOURHOOD DEVELOPMENT

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A CITY WITH DOUBLE PLINTHS