Reference : Milieuongelijkheden: een onderzoek naar de woonomstandigheden in Wallonië
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http://hdl.handle.net/2268/172309
Milieuongelijkheden: een onderzoek naar de woonomstandigheden in Wallonië
Dutch
[en] Environmental inequalities: an investigation through housing conditions in Wallonia
Lejeune, Zoé mailto [Université de Liège - ULiège > Département de science politique > Politique européenne >]
Xhignesse, Guillaume mailto [Université de Liège - ULiège > > Lepur(Centre rech.sur la Ville,le Territ.et le Milieu rural) >]
Kryvobokov, Marko mailto []
Teller, Jacques mailto [Université de Liège - ULiège > Département Argenco : Secteur A&U > Urbanisme et aménagement du territoire >]
Dec-2014
Armoede en Sociale Uitsluiting, Jaarboek 2014
[en] Poverty and Social Exclusion, Yearbook 2014
Dierckx, Danielle mailto
Coene, Jill mailto
Raeymaeckers, Peter mailto
Acco
250-266
Yes
Leuven / Den Haag
Belgium / Netherland
[en] Environmental Inequality ; Housing Quality ; Spatial Discrepancies
[en] This article has two aims. Firstly, to introduce the important environmental inequality scholarship, mostly imported from the USA, in the Belgian context, where few studies have been carried out to date on this topic. Secondly, to propose an unconventional approach to environmental inequality scholarship by focusing on housing conditions as substantial environmental inequalities. On this latter premise, we based this study on the CEHD housing quality survey carried out in 2012 and 2013 in Wallonia, to test several hypotheses as regards the relationships between housing quality, poverty, and spatial differentiation – discrepancies among population and space. The results confirm most of our research hypotheses, showing important inequalities in terms of housing conditions between wealthy and poor populations, as well as between urban areas, on the one hand, and suburban and rural areas, on the other. Our findings call for new avenues and priorities for housing policies in Wallonia, and for further research on housing quality as environmental inequality: with a focus on a specific target public – single households, and on subjective perception of environmental nuisances in and surrounding home.
European Studies Unit ; Lepur : Centre de Recherche sur la Ville, le Territoire et le Milieu rural ; Centre d'Etudes en Habitat Durable (C.E.H.D.)
Région wallonne : Institut wallon de l'Evaluation, de la Prospective et des Statistiques - IWEPS
Les inégalités environnementales en Wallonie : une approche politologique et territoriale (titre provisoire)
Researchers ; Professionals ; Students ; General public
http://hdl.handle.net/2268/172309

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