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Taman Film: Inspiring a sense of belonging

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  • Back Lanes
  • Child-friendly
  • Children engagement
  • Management
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Yangon’s Alley Garden Project

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  • City wide strategies
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  • Hybrid Zones
  • Management
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  • Retail
  • Walkability
  • Public Space
  • Streets

A green street that binds the community

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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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  • Adequate Housing
  • Community engagement
  • Human Experience
  • Placemaking
  • Temporary use
  • Walkability
  • Parks
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FROM THE STUDIO TO THE MICRO-PARK

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  • Neighborhood
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A Movement to Reimagine the Streets of Japan

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  • Development
  • Heritage
  • Management
  • Retail
  • Walkability
  • Public Space
  • Regional Planning

Placemaking in the historic heart of Chengdu

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  • Community engagement
  • Development
  • Placemaking
  • Neighborhood
  • Public Space
  • Regional Planning
  • Residential

PLACEMAKING – A DEVELOPER’S PERSPECTIVE

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Not Just for Kicks

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  • Back Lanes
  • Gentrification
  • Health
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  • Mapping
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  • Neighborhood
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Experimental Community Design Studio in Hong Kong

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  • Back Lanes
  • City wide strategies
  • Walkability
  • City Centers
  • Neighborhood
  • Public Space
  • River banks
  • Transportation Hubs
  • Waterfronts

Walkability in Asian Cities

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  • Climate
  • Health
  • City Centers
  • Public Space

Bringing edge food futures into the spotlight

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  • Climate
  • Community engagement
  • Health
  • Sustainability
  • Walkability
  • City Centers
  • Public Space
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Connecting Public Spaces and Basins with Wood

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  • Climate
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  • Economy
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  • Markets
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Pasar Papringan: Finding a future in the past

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  • Hybrid Zones
  • Overcrowding
  • Placemaking
  • Walkability
  • Cities
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  • Playgrounds
  • Public Space

Introduction – Rejuvenation of underused spaces into places

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  • Culture
  • Economy
  • Gentrification
  • Heritage
  • Human Experience
  • Hybrid Zones
  • Placemaking
  • Cities
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Introduction – THE FLUID AND FORMAL IN ASIAN CITIES

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  • Gender equality
  • Gentrification
  • Health
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  • Mapping
  • Safety and Accessibility
  • Cities
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Introduction – Finding the balance of inclusivity

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  • Community engagement
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Space: Dead or Catalyst for Change?

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  • Public Space
  • Streets

TAKE ACTION #1 – Street : The place game and the plinth game

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  • Children engagement
  • Hybrid Zones
  • Plinths
  • Public Space
  • Streets

PLINTHS FOR CHILDREN

Design with reuse materials
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  • Placemaking
  • Plinths
  • Cities
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DESIGN FOR URBAN PLAYSCAPE

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  • Plinths
  • Safety and Accessibility
  • Walkability
  • Cities
  • Public Space
  • Streets

THE STROLLER TEST WHAT MAKES A CITY LIVEABLE FOR THE YOUNGEST CHILDREN AND THEIR PARENTS?

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  • Children engagement
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RETRIEVAL OF PUBLIC PLAY SPACE FOR CHILDREN IN TAIWAN

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  • Placemaking
  • Safety and Accessibility
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  • Streets

PLAYABLE STREETS TO RECLAIM INDEPENDENT PLAY FOR ALL CHILDREN

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YOUTH PRACTISES TRANSFORMING THE MEANING OF FORMAL PUBLIC SPACE IN HANOI

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BRINGING THE PLAY-GROUND TO THE STREET

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CREATIVE LEARNING AND EXPLORATION OF STREET OBJECT AND FURNITURE

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USING MINECRAFT FOR CHILDREN PARTICIPATORY PUBLIC SPACE DESIGN

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  • Cities
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CORNERS FOR KIDS: QUALITY SPACES IN SMALL SCALE

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  • Cities
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THE CITY AS PLAYGROUND, MUSEUM, CINEMA & CLASSROOM

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  • City wide strategies
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BIKING THE STREETS TO INDEPENDENCE

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  • Cities
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TURNING SPACES INTO PLAYCES

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  • Children engagement
  • Cities
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  • Health
  • Cities
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TAKING ACTION FOR CHILD-FRIENDLY PLACES

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  • Cities
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  • Placemaking
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WHAT IS THE POTENTIAL OF 1M3?

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  • Placemaking
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  • Cities
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EVERYDAY PLAYFULNESS AS DEVELOPMENT FOR URBAN TRANSFORMATION

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  • Cities
  • Placemaking
  • Programming
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PLAYBOX FOR ALL

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THE PARTICIPATION OF CHILDREN IN DISADVANTAGED AREAS

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  • Culture
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  • Cities
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  • Office Areas
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TRANSFORMING A FINANCIAL DISTRICT INTO A HUGE PLAYGROUND

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GIRLS, MAKE ROOM FOR THEM

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CHILDREN AS TACTICAL URBANISTS

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BLOCK BY BLOCK IN ACCRA DESIGNING PLAY SPACES WITH URBAN YOUTH

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IDEAS BOOK – URBAN PLAY SPACES FOR YOUNG CHILDREN

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  • Cities
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A SQUARE ENTERS A SCHOOL, A SCHOOL BECOMES A SQUARE

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  • Neighborhood
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THE POWER OF PLAY: CHILD- LED PLACEMAKING IN PARKS

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THE PLINTH – A PORTAL TO PLAY

Peddlers selling food near a school
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FEAR OF CRIME IN URBAN SETTINGS AND CHILD DETACHMENT FROM THE CITY

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THE URBANIST KIDS OF SAN FRANCISQUITO

Street fun project implemented in La Pastora, drawing a ‘field’ to play a traditional street game called ‘Chapita’
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STREET FUN IN CARACAS

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WHAT WE LEARNED ON 78TH STREET: MAKING PUBLIC SPACES WORK FOR ALL AGES

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PLAYING GAMES INSPIRED BY LOCAL MYTHS: THE PROJECT “AN ANT IN AUGUST…”

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THE SPECKLE: A SCAN FOR STUDYING THE QUALITY OF PLAYABLE OPEN SPACES

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TRACING PUBLIC SPACES – FROM TANGIBLE TO INTANGIBLE

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DESIGNING FRIENDLIER CITIES FOR YOUNG AUSTRALIANS

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INTEGRATED CHILD IMPACT ASSESSMENT IN STOCKHOLM

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THE ECONOMIC VALUE OF INTEGRATING CHILD’S PERSPECTIVE

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CHILD FRIENDLINESS AS A DRIVER FOR URBAN RESILIENCE

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REDIRECTING DESIGNERS EDUCATION TOWARDS EQUALITY AND PROSPERITY

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MAPUTO’S CHILDREN TRANSFORM AREA THROUGH DIGITAL DATA COLLECTION

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DIALOGUES BETWEEN BODY AND SPACES

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HOW NEIGHBOURHOOD DESIGN CAN REDUCE CHILDHOOD OBESITY

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PLAN A CITY FOR GIRLS, AND IT WILL WORK FOR EVERYONE

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The City at Eye Level Asia mini-booklet

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ILLUSTRATED POSTCARDS OF GUIMARÃES

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DESIGN-BUILDING WITH KIDS: BIDWILL CHILL SPACE

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IF STREETS ARE THE YARDSTICK OF SUCCESS, CHILDREN SHOULD DO THE MEASURING

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LET’S HACK OUR PLAY

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HOP, SKIP AND MAKE: CREATING CHILD-FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT IN DANDORA

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THE TIME MACHINE, A JOURNEY THROUGH TIME

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CITY AT EYE LEVEL IN BARCELONA

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BEIRUT’S PLACEMAKING SPIRIT

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PLACEMAKING FOR CLIMATE-PROOFING DEGRADED NEIGHBOURHOODS IN KENYA

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VISUALISING YOUNG LIVES IN A CITY-REGION

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SLEEPING BENEATH MORE THAN FOUR STARS

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Onder meer dan vier sterren slapen

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Iedereen kiest zijn eigen plek

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CREATING PLACES WITHOUT DESIGNERS

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