I love visual info....When sea levels attack →
Sustainability and sustainable development tend to be used interchangeably,...– Jacobs and Scott (1992) I know its a little bit tedious, but sometimes we all need a little reminding. Note to self: Remind the team that we have chosen a ‘sustainabiliy’ theme for our current project Remind Dave and Mr B over the next few weeks when they make more policy proposals.
Great introduction for planning and food →
GOOD FOOD FOR GOOD PLANNING Great introduction to the relationship between planning and food. I used this in conjunction with the new London plan in a recent essay and its really useful. At the moment food and spatial planning is not really built into my course, but its discussed in terms of sustainability, urban design and the contribution of planning to other fields. Its inspired me enough to...
six postcards not to send to an urbanist- Just a... →
The organic truth →
Im currently researching the challenges that planners in London face around building and supporting sustainable food resources and so this article by Kendra Pierre-Louis is particularly interesting to me at the moment. In this article she talks about how marketing organisations and food producers are now targeting LOHAS (Lifestyles of Health and Sustainability) with organic food which is not...