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The Silent Revolution of Public Spaces in Afghanistan

Author:

Koussay Boulaich

Publisher:

UN-Habitat

Description:

"The Silent Revolution of Public Spaces in Afghanistan is the untold story of hope and peace in urban areas. The provision of public spaces in cities across Afghanistan is shaping the lives of the citizens, especially women and the poor, and the relationship with their cities. It is a social and cultural revolution that has empowered women, created jobs for the poor and improved the living standards of the citizens. It is a silent and peaceful revolution that has transformed the people and the city, building trust and confidence in public institutions. The photobook serves to portray the Afghan government’s response to the immediate urban challenges through impactful photos and stories. [...]"

Categories:

Integrierte Stadtentwicklung Gender-sensitive Städte Öffentlicher Raum Sicherheit in Städten Lokale Wirtschaftsentwicklung

Region:

   Afghanistan

Language:

English

Page count:

102

Copyright:

UN-Habitat

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