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Managing the Transition from the Village to the City in the South Pacific

  • Author: UN, ESCAP
  • Publication date: August 2000
  • Page count: 58
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 00.II.F.48

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As we enter the twenty-first century, one of the key emerging issues in Asia and the Pacific region is urbanization. This publication outlines the unique features of urbanization and urban problems in the developing countries of the South Pacific. It analysis such issues as: urbanization, urban infrastructure, housing, land supply and demand, community participation and human resources, urban governance and management, regional cooperation. It also suggests possible approaches to address these issues.