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March 3rd, 2013
Experts Back Participative Planning in Jakarta

Urban planners have proposed a participative planning method in developing areas of Jakarta, to realize people’s aspirations and understand what facilities such areas need. The idea of involving residents in urban planning from scratch has been drawn from examples of projects carried out by the Rujak Center for Urban Studies in Labuan Bajo and Komodo subdistricts, East Nusa Tenggara, in May 2012 and February 2013, respectively. Read More