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Sustainable Development in Caracas

Assessment of Proposals for “La Carlota Green Metropolitan Park”

David Barberi

on 16 December 2012

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Transcript of Sustainable Development in Caracas

Proposed Idea The Site Public competition to transform a military air base into a green park in Caracas -www.concursolacarlota.com Site and topic definition Assessment of the three winning proposals using LEED framework LEED main topics:
Smart location and linkage
Neighborhood pattern and design
Green infrastructure and buildings
Innovation and design process
Regional priority Urban and Social
Development Sustainability Ecology - Economy - Equity 1 2 National urban
policies David Barberi - University of Stuttgart - MIP - Masters Program Infrastructure Planning Assessment of Proposals for “La Carlota Green Metropolitan Park” Sustainable Development in Caracas : "In our globalised world, innovation for sustainability is based on people's ability to think together and to co-operate across sectors, nations and cultures" Background TheTopic Competition Sport as cultural strength for urban and social development Assessment 1 2 Sustainable development in Caracas Analyze, evaluate and identify the main characteristics of the three winning proposals of the first phase of the National competition for the design of a
“Green Metropolitan Park”.

Provide an assessment of the three winning proposals, implementing the methodology Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design developed by the U.S. Green Building Council. Smart location and linkage
Neighborhood pattern and design
Green infrastructure and buildings
Innovation and design process
Regional priority Sustainability Long-term maintenance of responsibility, which has environmental, economic, and social dimensions, and encompasses the concept of stewardship, the responsible management of resource use. Sustainable development "development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs." Brundtland Commission / Agenda 21 ability of an economy to grow without corresponding increases in environmental pressure Decoupling 60s 20...... 80s Sustainable development
timeline International Institute for Sustainable Development Sustainable Development World Cascadia Scorecard LEED for Neighborhoods SEEDA SPeAR® Sustainainable Development Latin America DUIS DGNB

Even id the environmental indicators put effort on the conditions of sustainability, most of the are fragmented by activities, natural ecosystems and and environmental problems, with escarse integration to be aplicable to the urban environment Caracas Surface 103 Ha
Co-belonging to 3 municipalities
Military air base with restricted access Gated development
Potential space
A barrier for the mobility
U.S. National Environmental PolicyAct 1968
Biosphere UNESCO 1969

UN Conference on Human
Environment /UNEP
Latin American World Model
Habitat - global meeting
environment and human settlement.
Earth Summit.
World Conservation Strategy
Intl Conferenceon Environment
and Economics (OECD)
Climate change.
1st meeting - UN Commission
on Sustainable Development
Brundtland report 1972 70s 1974 1976 1980 1984 1985 1987 90s 1992 1993 The Summit of the
Americas 1996 United Nations
Millennium Summit World Summit on Sustainable
Development 2000 2002 RIO+20 - UN Summit on Sustainable
Development 2012 00s CONAMA SINA DAMA SISEA SISTEMA CURITIBA SISTEMA MEXICO NUESTRA PROPIA AGENDA OCDE SIPSA OPL - One Planet Living Energy consumption Climate change World population Conclusions and
Recommendations 3 Objectives Scope and Limitations Methodology Population 5.1 million
18% of the nation Surface 7.6 km2 Green development potential
Highway cutting the city
Polluted river across the city Lack of North-South connections Urban segregation High levels of vulnerability The Proposals 2nd Awarded Proposal 3rd Awarded Proposal 1st Awarded Proposal Overview of the state of the arts regarding sustainable development.
Experiences on sustainable development in Latin-American cities.
Definition of a tool for evaluation of the three winning proposals.
Description of the contextual situation of the city.
Identify main characteristics of the three winning proposals.
Evaluation according to the selected framework.
Determination of a sustainable index out of the assessment
according to criteria establish in the framework.
Provide a final evaluation according to the obtained results.
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