Analyses | Land, housing and infrastructure | 2016-08-01 | Sing Tao

Planned to move: How city design can encourage physical activity



The direct impact of city planning on the physical activity of its residents is significant. From considerations as basic as the number and species of trees on pavements to more strategic planning decisions over open spaces and residential density, the design of cities can influence a resident’s willingness to walk the extra mile.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.