Regenerating Pretoria's hisorical core: heritage as an asset for inner city development
Clarke, Nicholas J. and Corten, Jean-Paul A.M (2011) Regenerating Pretoria's hisorical core: heritage as an asset for inner city development. In: ICOMOS 17th General Assembly, 2011-11-27 / 2011-12-02, Paris, France. [Conference or Workshop Item]
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Abstract (in English)
The regeneration historical city centres requires an institutional framework to provide favourable conditions for appropriate private investments. The case of Pretoria shows that private investment can also precede (and provoke?) public intervention while capitalising on the iconic value some heritage structures present. In both approaches the main challenge is to identify and use development potentials of the historical features at stake.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Keywords:||historic town centres; case studies; urban renewal; development projects; economic ans social development; economic aspects; heritage; regeneration; private funding; public ownership; south africa; urban fabric; urban fabric analysis; urban areas; historic quarters; town planning; conservation of historic town|
|Subjects:||C.ARCHITECTURE > 06. Structures of buildings
D.URBANISM > 02. Urban planning
D.URBANISM > 03. Town and country planning
D.URBANISM > 04. Rehabilitation
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 07. Management
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 13. Historic town centres
H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 26. Habitations urbaines
J.HERITAGE ECONOMICS > 02. Economic impact of heritage
P.GEOGRAPHIC AREAS > 02. Africa
|Name of monument, town, site, museum:||City of Tshwane, South Africa; Pretoria, South Africa|
|ICOMOS Special Collection:||Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)|
|ICOMOS Special Collection Volume:||2011, 17th|
|Depositing User:||intern icomos|
|Date Deposited:||07 Dec 2012 11:40|
|Last Modified:||07 Dec 2012 11:40|
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