This analytical report focuses on the effect of unplanned, rapid growth of cities on the functioning of a city-region’s natural systems. It outlines how guided development can maximise the ability of ecosystems to support sustainable human and natural processes.

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Organization: UNHABITAT

Topics: Economic and Development Planning, Urban, Ecosystems, Green Jobs/Economy, COP22 List of UN Publications, Governance – Territorial and Local

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2012

Language: English