Social capital and the built environment

The importance of walkable neighbourhoods Leyden seeks to examine whether pedestrian-oriented, mixed-use neighbourhoods encourage enhanced levels of social and community engagement, using Galway as a case study.
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Places to walk: convenience and regular physical activity

To guide their efforts to promote regular physical activity, Powell, Martin, and Chowdhu
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Geographies of inequality: child pedestrian injury etc

Child pedestrian injury and walking school buses in Auckland, New Zealand This paper reports on 34 Auckland primary schools that had ad

Children's freedoms and promoting the 'active city' in Auckland neighbourhoods

This paper presents a framework through which to critically reflect on the links between people, place and wellbeing at the neighbourhood level

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Living Streets Aotearoa is the New Zealand organisation for people on foot, promoting walking-friendly communities. We are a nationwide organisation with local branches and affiliates throughout New Zealand.

We want more people walking and enjoying public spaces be they young or old, fast or slow, whether walking, sitting, commuting, shopping, between appointments, or out on the streets for exercise, for leisure or for pleasure.

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