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U.N. Project Looks to Organize Urban Planning in Lebanon

Matt Ball on May 31, 2012 - in Planning, Projects

A new data-gathering project is attempting to organize sprawling amounts of information about Lebanese cities in a more complex but easily visualized way. The program, backed by the United Nations Development Program, is aiming at centralizing data so that local leaders can make more informed decisions on where to locate urban projects and deliver services to residents. The end product is a digital-layered map where mayors and municipal leaders can see information about streets and population at the same time.

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