Sustainable city development in developing and newly-industrialised countries

The challenges behind sustainable development of rapidly growing metropolitan cities in developing countries are similar to those around the world, regardless of the social or political situation. There is an overall lack of usable data for planning purposes. Ground-breaking light house projects provide incentive for advancement. Ifeu has been actively engaged for the past ten years, for instance by completing the first passive house in an extremely cold environment in Urumqi, West China.



Bernd Franke

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