In addition to the low quality of the road network, the poor state of repair of much of the vehicle fleet and inadequate enforcement of traffic regulations are also major contributors to the unsatisfactory status of road transport in the Philippines. 7. The poor quality of the road network is a contributing factor to the rising number of road
Urban regeneration initiatives are complex, lengthy and run the risk of gentrifying private space or privatize public one. At UN-Habitat we work for urban regeneration that ensures affordability, access to services and involvement of local residents to promote local economic development, where public space is a key element of interventions, and ...
A megalopolis (/ ˌ m ɛ ɡ ə ˈ l ɒ p ə l ɪ s /) or a supercity, also called a megaregion, is a group of metropolitan areas which are perceived as a continuous urban area through common systems of transport, economy, resources, ecology, and so on.
million) on the southern island of Mindanao. Cities in the Philippines are contending with urban problems such as congestion, overcrowding, poor quality of life, and rapidly growing poor urban communities. The government needs to address the current situation, and plan for and finance substantial urban development needs.
Urban Best Practice Area pavilions. This was an area in Zone E in which cities presented themselves, many displayed in one of four joint pavilions, some in stand-alone pavilions Joint Pavilions. Cities contributing in the joint pavilions included: Barcelona (Spain) – The District of Innovation
The paper showcases a needs assessment on public health facilities and services in a far-flung municipality in the Philippines. This study examines the challenges in public health aspirations in a location considered to be a geographically isolated and disadvantaged area (GIDA). Methods
The Philippines has accredited hospitals and well-trained medical providers. In most cities, healthcare in the Philippines will be just as good, if not better, than in your home country. However, the Philippines is made up of more than 7,500 islands, and the country has more than 20,000 miles of coastline.