TISSUE OBJECTIVES
 
  • to analyse demand and define appropriate trends which should be measured to properly determine progress towards sustainable development of the urban environment;

  • to collect indicators and structure the indicators into a database;

  • to carry out comparative research on existing sets of indicators to determine whether they:

    • are able to provide the information needed to monitor the developments at local level;

    • can be used to assess trends at the EU level;

    • their implementation is viable;

  • define a harmonised set of indicators.

The main results of the project are the following

  • Context desription of sustainability indicators of urban environments

  • Analyses and selection of sustainable urban trends and concerns

  • Assessment  of existing sets of indicators

  • Sustainable urban indicators to monitor sustainable development of urban environments

  • Conclusions and recommendations

 

Tissue Summary report presents the main results of the project

TISSUE FINAL REPORT, SUMMARY AND RECOMMENDATIONS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       COORDINATOR
VTT Building and Transport
Tarja Häkkinen
tarja.hakkinen@vtt.fi