GREEN INFRASTRUCTURE EVALUATION MODEL: CASE STUDY OF BELGRADE

Marija Cvetković, Ivan Simić, Vladimir Mihajlov

DOI Number
https://doi.org/10.2298/FUACE190316011C
First page
189
Last page
203

Abstract


In this article, we consider possibilities to apply green infrastructure as an urban planning approach that provides polyvalent space for ecosystem services and human well-being and evaluates their impact on the city (re)generative space of biophilia. Two residential areas in Belgrade (block 45 in New Belgrade and Savamala neighborhood in the old city center) will be used as the focus of the research presented in this article. Even though they are characterized by different ecological, urban, morphological and social characteristics, they share direct contact with Sava River. Therefore, the adaptive potential of these spatial segments will be the subject of the analysis presented in this article, and the emphasis will be on applying and evaluating design within the integrated network of green infrastructure, and the study will determine what impact it has to planning and implementation of elements of green infrastructure.


Keywords

Evaluation model, green infrastructure, environmental planning and design, the ecosystem approach, biophilia, Blocks 45, Savamala.

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