urban planning

The flaneur and sojourner - talk by Daniel Sauter

The flaneur and sojourner - their place in a liveable city

Walking is transport - and much more. Going on foot is recognised as a very healthy, social and sustainable activity. What does this mean for our policies and planning?

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Daniels presentation will take us on a little stroll through the world of perceptions, paradoxes and policies, looking especially at the social dimensions of walking and public space.

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Wellington
Venue: 
Wellington public library, 65 Victoria St
Contact person: 
Ellen Blake
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wellington@livingstreets.org.nz
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Face to face
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