Environmental Sustainability in Urban Development: A Multidisciplinary Perspective


  • Mohsin Hamid Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) Author


Environmental sustainability, Urban development, Multidisciplinary perspective, Urban planning, Environmental science, Sociology, Economics, Policy studies, Sustainable cities


This paper examines the concept of environmental sustainability within the context of urban development from a multidisciplinary standpoint. It explores how various fields such as urban planning, environmental science, sociology, economics, and policy studies intersect to address the complex challenges of creating environmentally sustainable cities. Through a comprehensive review of literature and case studies, the paper highlights key strategies, innovations, and policy frameworks aimed at promoting sustainability in urban areas. By synthesizing insights from diverse disciplines, it offers a holistic understanding of the opportunities and challenges in achieving environmental sustainability in urban development.