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Urban and peri-urban forestry in a development context - Strategy and implementation

@inproceedings{Konijnendijk2004UrbanAP,
  title={Urban and peri-urban forestry in a development context - Strategy and implementation},
  author={Cecil Cornelis Konijnendijk and Syaka Sadio and Thomas Randrup and Jasper Schipperijn},
  year={2004}
}
Sustainable urban development requires providing a healthy and sustainable living environment with basic services for all. A healthy and multifunctional urban green structure is one of the basic services to provide. Urban and peri-urban forestry (UPF), focusing on the tree-dominated part of urban and peri- urban greenspace, is a strategic, integrative, interdisciplinary, and participatory approach. Its goal is to sustainably develop the multiple benefits of forests and trees in urban… CONTINUE READING

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