Curitiba, Brazil: A Lesson in Urban Design?

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