GPN7: Gender and Spatial Planning (2007) RTPI The note examines definitions of equality, the legal responsibilities of planners and the key gender issues affecting spatial planning. It then focuses on specific areas of planning, setting out key facts and good practice.
Gender Equality and Plan Making: The Gender Mainstreaming Toolkit (2003) RTPI A practical toolkit to assist local planning authorities to integrate gender issues into their plan-making processes. Executive Summary Toolkit Case Studies and Pilots
GPN8: Extra Care Housing (2007) RTPI and Department of Health A step change in the delivery of high quality housing to meet the changing needs of the UK’s ageing population is urgently needed. This GPN advises on the planning implications of this new housing form.
Planning for an Ageing Population (2004) RTPI Provides an overview of demographic change in the UK and outlines both policy and implementation issues arising from the needs of an ageing population on the built environment.
GPN4: Planning for Gypsies and Travellers (2007) RTPI Presented in a series of four complementary parts, this guide aims to help practitioners deliver satisfactory services to Gypsy and Traveller communities. There is a strong focus on integrated, effective service delivery through the optimum use of stakeholder resources and partnership working. Part A: Communication, Consultation and Participation Part B: Accommodation Needs Assessment Part C: Accommodation and Site Delivery Part D: Enforcement
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