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The Social Sustainable City: How to Involve Children in Designing and Planning for Urban Childhoods?

Gro Sandkjaer Hanssen
2019 Urban Planning  
Then we will discuss how local government can enable children to participate in a meaningful way and where their input actually contributes to the plans and urban design being developed.  ...  In order to ensure this, the Planning and Building Act ensure particular participation rights for children and youth in the planning process.  ...  Over the last years, she has led research projects pertaining to the Norwegian Planning and Building Act, climate change adaptation, and democratic public space.  ... 
doi:10.17645/up.v4i1.1719 fatcat:gx42ka4kbjhhlmockdn72h36j4

How to convene an international health or development commission: ten key steps

Gavin Yamey, Lawrence H Summers, Dean T Jamison, Jessica Brinton
2018 Health Policy and Planning  
It is important to set a clear end date, so that the commission's work program, the timing of its meetings and its interim deadlines can be established.  ...  A critical early step is to choose a chair who can help to set the agenda, motivate the commissioners, frame the commission's analytic work, and run the commission meetings in an effective way.  ...  Acknowledgements We thank Richard Horton, editor of The Lancet, for his valuable comments on what makes for a successful Lancet commission.  ... 
doi:10.1093/heapol/czx179 pmid:29329429 pmcid:PMC5886197 fatcat:sprgpnfnjvfkhedpbiw36bnfqu

How libraries can support society publishers to accelerate their transition to full and immediate OA and Plan S

Alicia Wise, Lorraine Estelle
2019 Insights: The UKSG Journal  
Acknowledgements This work reports on a project funded by the Wellcome Trust and UKRI in partnership with ALPSP entitled Society Publishers Accelerating Open Access and Plan S.  ...  abbreviations and acronyms used in this and other Insights articles can be accessed here -click on the URL below and then select the 'full list of industry A&As' link: http://www.uksg.org/publications  ...  agreements and to refine/reject their pitches quickly in order to align with Plan S deadlines.  ... 
doi:10.1629/uksg.477 fatcat:lsqueqha3nhajdgtocmshzg75a

Cool Campus! A How-To Guide for College and University Climate Action Planning

Walter Simpson
2014 AASHE Insights  
AASHE is a professional, membership-based association of colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada.  ...  Its mission is to promote sustainability in all sectors of higher education from governance and operations to curriculum and outreach through education, communication, research and professional development  ...  ACUPCC institutions have agreed that Scope 1, 2 and some types of Scope 3 emissions are part of their carbon footprints and thus must be reduced as per their climate commitment. Scope 3  ... 
doi:10.5848/aashe.5747.2014.0001 fatcat:tcoxi3v3obdlhoyxtn5gkcknjm

Prosperity and Social Inequalities: Montes Claros, How to Plan an Intermediary City in Brazil

Jean-Claude Bolay
2016 Current Urban Studies  
through a current process of urban planning, having to take into account its historical, social and spatial context.  ...  The current process of urban planning raises many issues, among them three crucial elements to improve in order to re-introduce planning as appropriate approach and instruments able to guide the decision  ...  Acknowledgements My sincere thanks go to Professor Iara Soares de França and the student Francielle Gonçalves Silva, Laboratório de Estudos Urbanos e Rurais-LAEUR, Departamen to de Geociências, Unimontes  ... 
doi:10.4236/cus.2016.42013 fatcat:a3bl3tajmfelbpzw7uos5ylbfu

The Lessons of "Lesson Drawing": How the Obama Administration Attempted to Learn from Failure of the Clinton Health Plan

Kevin P. Donnelly, David A. Rochefort
2012 Journal of Policy History  
nearly two and a half years], Gingrich prepared to defeat the very kind of plan now being proposed.  ...  Th e future starts now with current plans and choices.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s0898030612000024 fatcat:bxt4mxtlybd2faislgm7yozkoa

How to Beat Procrastination

Kathrin Krause, Alexandra M. Freund
2014 European Psychologist  
Furthermore, the model takes account of dynamic contextual factors, particularly the distance to a given deadline.  ...  Furthermore, the model takes account of dynamic contextual factors, particularly the distance to a given deadline. (157 words)  ...  In the pre-actional phase people plan the "how," "when," and "why" of an action. During the actional phase, these plans are implemented and, if necessary, reviewed and revised.  ... 
doi:10.1027/1016-9040/a000153 fatcat:apg7umyc4bhmtnvxlomclpncre

Managing time and maintaining focus [chapter]

Colin Hughes
2020 How to Keep your Doctorate on Track  
As I am someone who needs a lot of structure and clear deadlines, I find that a monthly supervision meeting/call and accompanying report works well for me.  ...  Weekly work plans are also great, but a monthly plan with a supervisor is probably enough as if you fall slightly behind one week you can make it up the next week and still meet your Colin Hughes -  ...  Ensure you achieve a balance between work, family and self, find a suitable study location, and manage distractions. 5. Agree monthly deadlines and a monthly work plan with your supervisor.  ... 
doi:10.4337/9781788975636.00041 fatcat:35pwfa5n55f47ihxvvqae3becu

Stochastic Motion Planning and Applications to Traffic [chapter]

Sejoon Lim, Hari Balakrishnan, David Gifford, Samuel Madden, Daniela Rus
2009 Springer Tracts in Advanced Robotics  
This paper presents a stochastic motion planning algorithm and its application to traffic navigation.  ...  It can be used to find paths that maximize the probability of reaching a destination within a particular travel deadline.  ...  This work has been supported in part by NSF grants EFRI-0710252 and IIS-0426838, by the SWARMS MURI, and by a Samsung Scholarship. We are grateful for this support.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-00312-7_30 fatcat:guv5x5oixbebdgzfqr4xvb2ns4

Stochastic motion planning and applications to traffic

Sejoon Lim, Hari Balakrishnan, David Gifford, Samuel Madden, Daniela Rus
2010 The international journal of robotics research  
This paper presents a stochastic motion planning algorithm and its application to traffic navigation.  ...  It can be used to find paths that maximize the probability of reaching a destination within a particular travel deadline.  ...  This work has been supported in part by NSF grants EFRI-0710252 and IIS-0426838, by the SWARMS MURI, and by a Samsung Scholarship. We are grateful for this support.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0278364910386259 fatcat:du5zrtvtwnch5lu2lcakq66ctm

Time is waiting in the wings [chapter]

Mark N. K. Saunders
2020 How to Keep your Doctorate on Track  
This outlines what needs to be done to meet the final thesis submission deadline, how long each task is likely to take and when it needs to be completed.  ...  board with a predetermined cycle of meetings with associated deadlines.  ...  than planned, and build unallocated time into your time-plans. + If things 'happen' in your life, talk to your supervisors, seek advice and, where necessary, ask for help.  ... 
doi:10.4337/9781788975636.00039 fatcat:lea5mb5zznhj5los6bvjyf4t7q

How to play to your strengths

Laura Morgan Roberts, Gretchen Spreitzer, Jane Dutton, Robert Quinn, Emily Heaphy, Brianna Barker
2005 Harvard Business Review  
Once you're aware of your best self, you can shape the positions you choose to play--both now and in the next phase of your career.  ...  This article presents a tool to help you understand and leverage your strengths.  ...  First, understand that the tool is not designed to stroke your ego; its purpose is to assist you in developing a plan for more effective action. (Without such a plan, you'll keep running in place.)  ... 
pmid:15697115 fatcat:iyejdsjiczdghej74pz44zgcaq

How to Remember What to Remember

R. N. Brewer, M. R. Morris, S. E. Lindley
2017 Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive Mobile Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies  
We report findings from a survey and one-week diary study, which reveal that people want to remember to perform a broad spectrum of activities in the future, many of which cannot be supported by simple  ...  Drawing on our analysis of what people want to remember and how they try to support this, we draw implications for the design of intelligent reminder systems such as digital assistants (e.g.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS We would like to thank Paul Bennett and Adam Fourney at Microsoft Research for their insights and contributions towards this work.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3130903 fatcat:u4o2wgkwozdqxopn6bmpptnmh4

How to build science-action partnerships for local land-use planning and management: lessons from Durban, South Africa

Jessica Cockburn, Mathieu Rouget, Rob Slotow, Debra Roberts, Richard Boon, Errol Douwes, Sean O'Donoghue, Colleen T. Downs, Shomen Mukherjee, Walter Musakwa, Onisimo Mutanga, Tarombera Mwabvu (+10 others)
2016 Ecology and Society  
We present a framework to guide the implementation of science-action partnerships based on a real-world case study of a partnership between a local municipality and an academic institution to bridge the  ...  Using a transdisciplinary approach, implementation-driven research is being conducted to develop several decision-making products to better inform land-use planning and management.  ...  started in May 2011 with the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between eThekwini Municipality, more specifically the Environmental Planning and Climate Protection Department (EPCPD) and the University  ... 
doi:10.5751/es-08109-210128 fatcat:jntlyflo75g3hgdiq6vr4wqho4

How to Understand Emerging Adulthood [chapter]

Herzog Patricia
2020 The Science of College  
Achieving a better grasp of how transitioning into adulthood looks for young people today helps students understand themselves, meet their needs, and explain themselves to others.  ...  Within this context, this chapter discusses the role of contemporary higher education in understanding and adapting to those changes.  ...  Similarly, on the job a boss often expects an employee to meet a deadline with little to no guidance.  ... 
doi:10.1093/oso/9780190934507.003.0002 fatcat:2hn7yv7qgffp3ahzagcrcai4a4
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