Building livable communities through parks and recreation

In the park and recreation context, the provision of leisure places programs and services has been linked with increased participation in physical activity and community life. The value of this investment is fast becoming evident in communities that are struggling with the loss of space, rising obesity rates, aging populations and an aging or non-existent, recreation infrastructure.

Date
: 15 December 2010
Author
: Dlamini, B.Z.; Mfusi, M. (Sport Science - University of KZN)
Year
: 2010
Publication
: SASReCON 2010 (Conference)
Publication Page
: 22
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: Presentation
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