EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT RESEARCH
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Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture

European Journal of Sustainable Development Research, 2022, 6(1), em0179, https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581
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ABSTRACT

This paper presents the assessment of Gdynia-Zachód–a new sustainable housing project in Gdynia. This assessment uses a series of justification tools: the universal standard for health-promoting places and the universal standard for eco-neighborhood design. The first tool evaluates the therapeutic qualities of public open green space–public park and walkability of pathways leading to open green space. The second one assesses the basic sustainability standards and lifestyle quality. Gdynia-Zachód is a flagship urban development based on a new urbanism charter. The charette and workshops were organized to invite public participation in this project. The project is still under development, but it was assumed it is a good moment for the assessment to justify future design decisions. This study also demonstrated the practical usage of the universal standards as justification tools.

KEYWORDS

eco-neighborhoods health-promoting urban places universal pattern assessment tools

CITATION (APA)

Trojanowska, M. (2022). Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture. European Journal of Sustainable Development Research, 6(1), em0179. https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581
Harvard
Trojanowska, M. (2022). Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture. European Journal of Sustainable Development Research, 6(1), em0179. https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581
Vancouver
Trojanowska M. Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture. EUR J SUSTAIN DEV RES. 2022;6(1):em0179. https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581
AMA
Trojanowska M. Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture. EUR J SUSTAIN DEV RES. 2022;6(1), em0179. https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581
Chicago
Trojanowska, Monika. "Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture". European Journal of Sustainable Development Research 2022 6 no. 1 (2022): em0179. https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581
MLA
Trojanowska, Monika "Assessment of New Sustainable Housing Project in Gdynia Using Justification Tools for Health-Promoting Urban Design and Architecture". European Journal of Sustainable Development Research, vol. 6, no. 1, 2022, em0179. https://doi.org/10.21601/ejosdr/11581

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