The Academic Debate on SDG 11

2019
Abubakara, Ismaila Rimi and Aina, Yusuf Adedoyin (2019) The prospects and challenges of developing more inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities in Nigeria, Land Use Policy, vol. 87, 104105, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2019.104105
Bansard, Jennifer S.; Hickmann, Thomas and Kern, Kristine (2019) Pathways to urban sustainability : How science can contribute to sustainable development in cities, GAIA – Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, vol. 28, no. 2, pp. 112-118, https://doi.org/10.14512/gaia.28.2.9
Kabisch, Sigrun; Finnveden, Göran; Kratochvil, Petr; Sendi, Richard; Smagacz-Poziemska, Marta; Matos, Rafaela and Bylund, Jonas (2019) New urban transitions towards sustainability : addressing SDG Challenges (Research and implementation tasks and topics from the perspective of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of the Joint Programming Initiative (JPI) Urban Europe), Sustainability, vol. 11, no 8, 2242; https://doi.org/10.3390/su11082242
Krellenberg, Kerstin; Bergsträßer, Hannah; Bykova, Daria; Kress, Nele and Tyndall, Katharine (2019) Urban sustainability strategies guided by the SDGs – a tale of four citiesSustainability, vol. 11, no. 4, 1116; https://doi.org/10.3390/su11041116
Mitlin, Diana; Beard, Victoria A.; Satterthwaite, David and Du, Jillian (2019) Unaffordable and undrinkable : rethinking urban water access in the Global South (World Resources Report : towards a more equal city : working paper), Washington, World Resources Institute (WRI) Ross Center for Sustainable Cities
Patel, Amit; Joseph,George; Shrestha, Anne and Foint, Yaeli (2019) Measuring deprivations in the slums of Bangladesh : implications for achieving sustainable development goals, Housing and Society, vol. 46, no. 2, pp. 81-109, https://doi.org/10.1080/08882746.2019.1622346

(UN-ESCAP) (2019) The future of Asian and Pacific cities 2019 : transformative pathways towards sustainable urban development, Bangkok, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP)

Valencia, Sandra C.; Simon, David; Croese, Sylvia; Nordqvist, Joakim; Oloko, Michael, Sharma, Tarun Nick Buck, Taylor and Versace, Ileana (2019) Adapting the Sustainable Development Goals and the New Urban Agenda to the city level : Initial reflections from a comparative research project, International Journal of Urban Sustainable Development, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 4-23; https://doi.org/10.1080/19463138.2019.1573172

Zhang, Qian; Liu, Shuming; Wang, Tao; Dai, Xiaohu; Baninla, Yvette; Nakatani, Jun and Moriguchi, Yuichi (2019) Urbanization impacts on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions of the water infrastructure in China : trade-offs among sustainable development goals (SDGs), Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 232, pp. 474-486, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.05.333

Zhang, Xiang; Chen, Nengcheng; Sheng, Hao; Ip, Chris; Yang, Long; Chen, Yiqun; Sang, Ziqin; Tadesse, Tsegaye; Lim, Tania Pei Yee; Rajabifard, Abbas; Bueti, Cristina; Zeng, Linglin; Wardlow, Brian; Wang, Siqi; Tang, Shiyi; Xiong, Zhang; Li, Deren and Niyogi, Dev (2019) Urban drought challenge to 2030 sustainable development goals, Science of the Total Environment, vol. 696, 133536, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.07.342

2018

Cibrario, Daria (2018) SDG 11 : to ensure sustainable waste services, we must value waste workers and make sure they are in decent jobs, In: Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2018 : Exploring new policy pathways : How to overcome obstacles and contradictions in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda (report by the Civil Society Report on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development), Beirut, Civil Society Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, pp. 138-143

Cohen, Matthew and Habron, Geoffrey (2018) How does the New Urban Agenda align with comprehensive planning in U.S. Cities? A case study of Asheville, North Carolina, Sustainability, vol. 10, no. 12, 4590; https://doi.org/10.3390/su10124590
Giezen, Mendel; Balikci, Stella and Arundel, Rowan (2018) Using remote sensing to analyse net Land-use change from conflicting sustainability policies : the case of Amsterdam, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, vol. 7, no 9, 381; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijgi7090381
IFLA (2018) Sustainable cities and communities : IFLA input to UN NGO Major Group position paper on SDG 11, The Hague, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)
Koch, Florian and Krellenberg, Kerstin (2018) How to contextualize SDG 11? Looking at indicators for Sustainable Urban Development in Germany, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 7, 464; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijgi7120464

Olaniran, Sunday Olawale (2018) Balancing Africanisation with community education : implication for achieving the SDG 11 : sustainable cities and communities, Gender & Behaviour, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 12143-12151, available at ResearchGate

Rudd, Andrew; Simon, David; Cardama, Maruxa; Birch, Eugénie L. and Revi, Aromar (2018) The UN, the Urban Sustainable Development Goal, and the New Urban Agenda, In: Elmqvist, Thomas; Bai, Xuemei and Frantzeskaki et al. (eds.) The urban planet : knowledge towards sustainable cities, New York, Cambridge University Press, pp. 180-196.

Wang, Xinyuan; Ren, Hongge; Wang, Pu; Yang, Ruixia; Luo, Lei and Cheng, Fulong (2018) A preliminary study on Target 11.4 for UN Sustainable Development Goals, International Journal of Geoheritage and Parks, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 18-24, https://doi.org/10.17149/ijgp.j.issn.2577.4441.2018.02.002

Wendling, Laura A.; Huovila, Aapo; Castell-Rüdenhausen, Malin zu; Hukkalainen, Mari and Airaksinen, Miimu (2018) Benchmarking nature-Based solution and smart city assessment schemes against the Sustainable Development Goal indicator framework, Frontiers in Environmental Science, vol. 6, article 69, pp. 1-18, https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2018.00069

Zinkernagel, Roland; Evans, James and Neij, Lena (2018) Applying the SDGs to cities : business as usual or a new dawn? Sustainability, vol. 10, no. 9, 3201; https://doi.org/10.3390/su10093201
2017
Abubakar, Ismaila Rami and Aina, Yusuf (2017) Transitioning from MDGs to SDGs : towards developing more inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities in Nigeria [Paper presented at World Symposium on Sustainability Science Research : Implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals, Manchester, United Kingdom, 5th – 7th April 2017)
Corbett, Jacqueline and Mellouli, Sehl (2017) Winning the SDG battle in cities : how an integrated information ecosystem can contribute to the achievement of the 2030 sustainable development goals, Information Systems Journal, vol. 27, no. 4, pp. 427-461, https://doi.org/10.1111/isj.12138
Caprotti, Federico; Cowley, Robert; Datta, Ayona; Broto, Vanesa Castán; Gao, Eleanor; Georgeson, Lucien; Herrick, Clare; Odendaal, Nancy and Joss, Simon (2017) The New Urban Agenda : key opportunities and challenges for policy and practice, Urban Research & Practice, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 367-378, https://doi.org/10.1080/17535069.2016.1275618. Also available at ResearchGate

Farha, Leilani and Porter, Bruce (2017) SDG 11 : commodification over community : financialization of the housing sector and its threat to SDG 11 and the right to housing, In: Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2017 : reclaiming policies for the public : privatization, partnerships, corporate capture, and their impact on sustainability and inequality – assessments and alternatives (report by the Civil Society Report on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development), Beirut, Civil Society Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, pp. 105-116

Patel, Zarina; Greyling, Saskia; Simon, David; Arfvidsson, Helen; Moodley, Nishendra; Primo, Natasha and Wright, Carol (2017) Local responses to global sustainability agendas: learning from experimenting with the urban sustainable development goal in Cape Town, Sustainable Science, vol. 12, no. 5, pp. 785-797.

Plessis, Anél du (2017) The readiness of South African law and policy for the pursuit of Sustainable Development Goal 11, Law, Democracy & Development, vol. 17, no 1, pp. 239-262, http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/ldd.v21i1.12

Teferi, Zafu Assefa and Newman, Peter (2017) Slum regeneration and sustainability : applying the extended metabolism model and the SDGs, Sustainability, vol. 9, no. 12, 2273; https://doi.org/10.3390/su9122273
2016
Arslan, Tulin Vural; Durak, Selan and Aytac, Deniz Ozge (2016) Attaining SDG11 : can sustainability assessment tools be used for improved transformation of neighbourhoods in historic city centers? Natural Resources Forum, vol. 40, no. 4, pp. 180-202, https://doi.org/10.1111/1477-8947.12115

Cibrario, Daria (2016) SDG 11 : Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable : Towards a New Urban Agenda, In: Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2016 (report by the Civil Society Report on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development), Beirut, Civil Society Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, pp. 87-93

Hosagrahar, Jyoti; Soule, Jeffrey; Girard, Fusco Luigi and Potts, Andrew (2016) Cultural heritage, the UN Sustainable Development Goals, and the New Urban Agenda, BDC - Bollettino de! Centro Calza Bini - Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, no. 1, pp. 37-54, https://doi.org/10.6092/2284-4732/4113

Kanuri, Chaitanya, Revei, Aromar; Espey, Jessica and Kuhle, Holger (2016) Getting started with the SDGs in cities : guide for stakeholders, New York, Sustainable Development Solutions Network
Simon, David; Arfvidsson, Helen; Anand, Geetika; Bazaz, Amir; Fenna, Gill; Foster, Kevin; Jain, Garima; Hansson, Stina;  Evans, Louise Marix; Moodley, Nishendra; Nyambuga,Charles; Oloko, Michael; Ombara, Doris Chandi; Patel, Zarina; Perry, Beth; Primo, Natasha; Revi, Aromar;  Niekerk, Brendon Van; Wharton, Alex and Wright, Carol (2016) Developing and testing the urban Sustainable Development Goal’s targets and indicators – five-city study, Environment & Urbanization, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 49-63. Also available on ResearchGate
Watson, Vanessa (2016) Locating planning in the New Urban Agenda of the urban sustainable development goal, Planning Theory, vol.15, no. 4, pp. 435-448. Also available on ResearchGate
2015
Breimer, Tikvah; Capra, Carlo and Jachnow, Alexander (2015) Capacity development in the light of an urban Sustainable Development goal – SDG 11 : targets, actors, stakeholders and the kind of capacity we need for our urban future, Rotterdam, Institute for Housing and Urban Development Studies (IHS)
Cities Alliance (2015) Sustainable Development Goals and Habitat III : opportunities for a successful New Urban Agenda (Cities Alliance discussion paper ; 3), Brussels, Cities Alliance
2013
Rivera, Manuel and Lagos, Adriana (2013) Establishing a Sustainable Development Goal on cities (IASS policy brief ; 3), Potsdam, Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS)