Geography, Challanges of the Urbun World

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Name 3 push factors out of rural areas
Low incomes, lack of services and poor education
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Name 3 pull factors into cities
Many jobs, better healthcare and better education
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What are some issues with waste in London? Name 3 problems
40.9 million tonnes of CO2, organic waste goes into rivers and some waste is burned in incinerators
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What are some issues with transport in london? Name 2 issues
3 million workers commute into London each day. Air pollution near some major roads is twice the amount recomended by the WHO
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What are some issues with Food supplies in London? Name 2 factors
6. million tonnes is imported each year. 81% comes from outside the UK
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What are some issues with energy supplies in London? Name 2 factors
only 1% of energy used is renewable and all of Londons energy sources are imported
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What is the purpose of the bike hire scheme in London?
To reduce eco footprints by encouraging people to cycle rather than drive
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BedZED- Where is it and how many homes are there?
In Croydon and 100 homes and appartments
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BedZED- What facilities do the homes have and how is energy conserved once the house is built?
There are many solar panels and there is 81% reduction in energy use for heating
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What is the BedZED transport plan and why does it have a lower eco- footprint?
Local transportis near and green and 4% reduction of car mileage. Smaller footprint because they use renewable and sustainable resources- i.e. duel flush toilets
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What are Low Emission Zones? What is The congestion Charge?
They are areas of London that charge larger veichals for driving through. The Congestion Charge charges you £10 to pass though the zone
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What is RE:NEW?
A policy to help reduce CO2 emmisions in Greater London
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Name 4 schemes to improve CO2 emmisions via transport in London
Barclays Bike Hire, The Congestion Charge, The Low Emission zones and RE:NEW
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Name 4 pull factors into Maharastra, Mumbai
Better quality of like, better housing, better services and more job oppertunities
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Name 4 push factors from the Dharavi slum, Mumbai
Drought and flooding, lack of services, low paid jobs and rural poverty
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Name 3 positives of Assisted Self Help Housing in Brazil, Rio
P= Locals have a say in building, Elecricity and water given by government and provides building materials to make affordable homes
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Name a negative ofAssisted Self Help Housing in Brazil, Rio
Some people are taking this illegally
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Name 3 positives of Private Investment. in Dharavi, India
Area can be sold on, Cost efficiant and anyone living there gets a new house
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Name 2 negatives of Private Intersment in Dharavi, India
Poeple running it are focused on money and if companies join, the whole project will fail
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Name number 1 solution for Dharavi, Mumbai
Set up credit union to supply micro finance,
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Name number 2 solution for Dharavi, Mumbai
Clear polluted ground waste in slums
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Name number 3 solution for Dharavi, Mumbai
Save up and buy a small van for neighbourhood and build a garage for it
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Name number 4 solution for Dharavi, Mumbai
Build three schoolrooms and persuade the city authorities to provide two teachers
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