Includes descriptions of over 2,150 award-winning solutions to common social, econmonic and enviornmental problems in over 14 developing and developed countries. Searchable by country, scale (global, national, regional, village, etc.)and by subject category. Best Practices is a joint product of UN-HABITAT and The Together Foundation and is supported in part by the Dubai Municipality, the Best Practices Partners, and the Governnment of UK. Coverage:1996-present. There are journal articles in the following categories:Architecture and Urban Design, Disaster and Emergency, Economic Development, Enviornmental Development, Technology, Social Services, Urban and Regional Planning, Production and Consumption Pattern and many more. For more information about UN Best Practices Database see: http://www.bestpractices.org/intro.htm.