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Curitiba, Brazil: A Lesson in Urban Design?

Thur 18 Mar 2010, 7pm-8.45 at Pennine Lecture Theatre, Sheffield Hallam University City Campus, Howard St. S1 1WB

Curitiba is perhaps the best planned city in Brazil, a model of sustainable development, the result of strategic, integrated urban planning for a better environment.Presentation of the Video "Curitiba: A Convenient Truth" plus eye-witness update and discussion of what lessions can be learnt for Sheffield in terms of sustainable development, including mass transportation, flood control and waste collection.Organisers David Hayes & John Grant (SHU)Video: Curitiba 2006 (14 min.)Article: Curitiba's Urban Experiment

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