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Title The state of Latin American and Caribbean cities 2012 : towards a new urban transition
Published Nairobi, Kenya : UN Habitat, [2012]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Towards a new urban transition -- Population and urbanization -- Economic development and equality -- Housing, public spaces and living together -- Basic urban services -- The environment and risk management -- Urban governance
Summary "With 80% of its population living in cities, Latin America and the Caribbean is the most urbanized region on the planet. Located here are some of the largest and bes-known cities, like Mexico City, São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Bogota, Lima and Santiago. The region also boasts hundreds of smaller cities that stand out because of their dynamism and creativity. This edition of State of Latin American and Caribbean cities presents teh current situation of the region's urban world, including the demographic, economic, social, environmental, urban and institutional conditions in which cities are developing." -- p.4 of cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Cities and towns -- Latin America -- Growth
Cities and towns -- Caribbean Area -- Growth
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- Urban.
Cities and towns -- Growth.
Caribbean Area.
Latin America.
Form Electronic book
Author United Nations Human Settlements Programme, issuing body.
ISBN 9789210561570