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8th International Conference on Sustainable Development and Planning

About this event

Web site
www.wessex.ac.uk/c…
When
68 Dec 2016
Where
Penang, Malaysia
Organiser
Wessex Institute of Technology

Problems related to development and planning, which affect rural and urban areas, are present in all regions of the world. Accelerated urbanisation has resulted in deterioration of the environment and loss of quality of life. Urban development can also aggravate problems faced by rural areas such as forests, mountain regions and coastal areas, amongst many others. Taking into consideration the interaction between different regions and developing new methodologies for monitoring, planning and implementation of novel strategies, can offer solutions mitigating environmental pollution and non-sustainable use of available resources.