Land Use Planning and Housing Development in Guyana: A Case Study of Two Housing Schemes
作者: Linda Johnson-Bhola
刊名: The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social and Community Studies, 2018, Vol.12 (4), pp.7-21
来源数据库: Common Ground Research Networks
DOI: 10.18848/2324-7576/CGP/v12i04/7-21
关键词: Land Use PlanningSustainable Housing Development
原始语种摘要: Over the past two decades several new housing areas have been established in Guyana using abandoned sugar cane lands on the low coastal belt. The establishment of sustainable housing schemes/communities was one of the main strategies embarked upon by the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CHPA), the principal institution responsible for land use planning, land allocation, and sustainable housing development, to address the problem of acute shortage in housing stock. The purpose of this study was to examine the issues that have constrained the development of sustainable housing schemes/communities with a view to proposing some guiding principles that could strengthen the process. Desk review and case studies of Diamond and La Parfaite Harmonie, which contain two of the recently...
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  • housing 外壳
  • sustainable 能保持一定速度的
  • Guyana 圭亚那
  • development 开发
  • economic 经济的
  • strategy 战略
  • income 收入
  • allocation 分配
  • integrate 积分
  • stock 岩株