URBAN DOUGHNUT
A PHILOSOPHY FOR BUILT ENVIRONMENT WHOLESOMENESS

About Urban Doughnut

URBAN DOUGHNUT is a design philosophy that translates Kate Raworth’s Doughnut Economics into the context of urban design and sustainable urban development in South East Asia.

We are a sustainability consultancy that provides strategic insight and design expertise to enable cities, towns, villages and neighbourhoods to attain holistic sustainability in the built environment.

DESIGN PRINCIPLES

SOCIAL PROSPERITY

Our urban environments should enable societies, communities and individuals to prosper.

#livingstandards
#culturalheritage

PLANETARY BOUNDARIES

Earth can only support so much. When nature thrives, we thrive. Let's do more good than harm.

#regeneration
#netpositive

ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY

Let's invest in our future with long-term thinking and an intergenerational mindset.

#goodspending
#stewardship

LET'S BUILD

cities, towns, and villages
that are

EQUAL, PLAYFUL, HEALTHY, ACCESSIBLE,
CULTURED, HUMAN, REGENERATIVE,
WALKABLE, INCLUSIVE, ADAPTABLE,
CARING, EXPRESSIVE, RESILIENT, CLEAN,
EMPATHETIC, CURIOUS, ACTIVE, ETC.