Written Paper

Guidelines for Land-use Planning  [1996]

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome (Italy) [Corporate Author]

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Land-use planning is sometimes misunderstood as being a process where planners tell people what to do. In this publication, land-use planning means the systematic assessment of physical, social and economic factors in such a way as to encourage and assist land users in selecting options that increase their productivity, are sustainable and meet the needs of society.