Browsing by Subject "Urbanism"

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  • Lava, Riva (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The School of Architecture of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) has over the past four years and within its academic discipline developed educational programs in order to raise awareness on the challenges ...
  • Pagonis, Thanos (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The paper attempts to relate the concept of resilience with urbanism. More than just the functions in buildings, mixed land-use and maintenance of public life in the streets, ‘urbanism’ is understood as a collective condition ...
  • Molla Ahmadi Dehaghi, Helia; Vizcarra Ganoza, Diego; Driva, Spyridoula (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The socio-economic crisis and its consequences in the “Post-austerity” era in Greece have increased the number of homeless and unemployed people (ATHENS RESILIENCE STRATEGY 2017: p. 12). The increasing number of vulnerable ...
  • Snieg, Filip; Greinke, Lena; Othengrafen, Frank (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The paper shows that the importance of German and Greek initiatives has risen significantly in the last years. The German movements are mostly reflected in the harsh criticism of political undertakings; many focusing on ...
  • Snieg, Filip; Greinke, Lena (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
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  • Greinke, Lena; Menking, Kendra; Snieg, Filip (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Global climate change, as well as economic and social changes, pose new challenges to urban and regional development worldwide. Rapidly changing climate, economic and social trends require adaptation and address several ...
  • Chocontá, Laura; Snieg, Filip (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    Athens, like most Greek urban centres, has been severely affected by the economic crisis that began in 2008. The city‘s economics badly suffered from impacts of the crisis that, unfortunately for the society, resulted in ...
  • Ilah Islam, Josh; Fei, Yuxin; Papaiosif, Anastasia Dimitra; Stampelos, Evangelos (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Heat islands as a modern urban phenomenal problem, is caused not only by the construction and planning but also by the behaviour of citizens. The paper discusses the issue focusing on Raschplatz and its surroundings in ...
  • Chocontá, Laura (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    Home, and therefore homelessness, can have different meanings according to one‘s background but it mandates a sensitive response. An adequate approach to it should be insightful of its implications, and so, a common ...
  • Ayala, Paola; Huang, Hsin Ju; Kardaras, Georgios; Ninou, Aikaterini (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Maintaining the function of the systems and recovering from shocks or chronic stresses is what, nowadays, refers to Urban Resilience. Resilience is a term derived from the Latin verb resilire, which means bounce. It was ...
  • Brenner, Jana; Jordan, Hanna; Valli, Evdokia (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The area of Exarcheia in Athens is characterised by the effects of the economic crisis and political activism. This results in a high number of abandoned buildings and spaces and also in a considerable number of illegal ...
  • Scholles, Frank (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The article deals with flood protection and flood prevention as a contribution to a more resilient city region in general and in Hanover. Flood protection of Hanover’s city centre has been dealt with since the 15th century. ...
  • Guidi, Riccardo (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    According to an authoritative literature (KOUSIS 2017, KOUSIS & PASHOU 2017), citizens of Southern European countries have developed “alternative forms of resilience” to cope with the hardship due to recession and austerity. ...
  • Rizou, Anna (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The expanses of climate change are diverse and several. Cities are facing the impacts of global warming and need to adapt to these changes. Like most cities, Hannover is also affected by the results of climate change. Areas ...
  • Menking, Kendra (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Numerous threats, stresses and shocks occurring from both natural hazards and human-made events are not only put on our ecosystems but further concern our urban and regional systems. Global warming has reached European ...
  • Ehlers, Alina; Wilhelm, Carola; Vreda, Dimitra (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The economic crisis that affected Greece since 2011 and European Austerity politics led to considerable cuts in the Greek public budget and shortcomings of social welfare (VAIOU & KALANDIDIS 2016: p. 462). The reduction ...
  • Psycharis, Yannis; Kallioras, Dimitris; Psatha, Evangelia (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    Economic crisis and fiscal consolidation policy in Greece had a tremendous impact on local government finances and the provision of services and local public goods to citizens and localities. The implementation of these ...
  • Argyriou, Maria; Breuste, Selma-Paulina; Chouliaras, Angelos; Kuritsyn, Ivan; Lee, Hee Jae (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    This paper explores how factors of flood resistance and resilience are addressed within the development of an area in Ricklingen, a hydro-geologically vulnerable district in the southwest of Hanover. The already existing ...
  • Chocontá, Laura (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The late 2000s crisis has transformed Europe. Especially in the south, governmental efforts to face the situation become visible in institutional changes in favour of austerity and which, at the same time, were detrimental ...
  • Tulumello, Simone (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    This chapter provides an overview of the field of housing politics in contemporary Lisbon: the transition from the end of a period of economic crisis and deep austerity to a fast economic growth based on exportation, tourism ...