Ecowijken: define, inventarisation and describing of the preconditions

  • By order of: Flemish government, agency nature and forest
  • Researchprogram: Green in the city (Flanders in action)
  • Period: 2012 – 2013 
  • AMRP is executor
  • The project has 3 parts: define eco district, making an inventory of eco district in Flanders and foreign countries, a bottleneck/opportunities analyse of the selected eco district projects. 
    •  First part:what are the criteria for a eco district and what is the difference with a normal district? We check it by reading literature research. It is very import to see for the links between mobility, planning of green parts, water balance, biodiversity, constroction materials, low energy houses, ...
    • Second part is making an inventory of realised and planned projects in Flanders and foreign countries.
    • Third part is for analysing 15 selected eco district projects, so that we get a good view for the bottlenecks and opportunities.
  • This is the final report and the examples
  • AMRP assistants: ir.-arch Sirka Lüdtke, dr. ir.-arch. Kobe Boussauw, Karel Moentjens