This book investigates different aspects of the relationship between
"healthy cities" and "urban planning", examining various best practices
in Europe. It uses the above as a starting point and investigates
different aspects of healthy cities, examining various best practices in
Europe. Capitalizing on ongoing trials, the chapters identify the
policies that underlie plans and projects that have caused positive
changes in local communities in terms of the quality of life and safety
From these best practices, the book deduces criteria and guidelines for planning healthy and safe cities.