Urban and municipalities management
1. Identifying and ranking the factors affecting social media marketing in urban cyberspace

M. Montezarhojat; Y. Vakil Alroaia; A. Rashidi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 May 2021

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: The main purpose of this study in qualitative section is to identify the factors affecting social media marketing in urban cyberspace and then in quantitative section, ranking these factors. Hence, the question has been raised as to what factors affect social media marketing ...  Read More

Urban and municipalities management
2. Domestic water consumption pattern and awareness of urban households

A. Narmilan; N. Puvanitha; G. Niroash; R. Vassanthini; M. Sugirtharan

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 225-236

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.03.02

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Increased demand for water has put pressure on the water supply system, which has led to environmental issues such as water resource over-exploitation and ecosystem balance breaks. This study aimed to examine household water consumption trends and management practices and compare ...  Read More

Urban and municipalities management
3. Critical analysis of rural waste management weaknesses

Z. Omidi-Saravani; M. Kavoosi-Kalashami; A. Bakhshipour; I. Bagheri; C. Psomopoulos

Volume 6, Issue 3 , Summer 2021, , Pages 263-276

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.03.05

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Establishing a good sound waste management system for a community requires a comprehensive knowledge of the current status and issues involved in present waste management system. This research was conducted to identify and prioritize waste management weaknesses in Saravan village ...  Read More

Urban and municipalities management
4. Assessment of how Ride-Hailing services affect individual's travel mode choice in urban transportation

A. Edrisi; H. Rezaei

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 81-96

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.01.07

Abstract
  BACKGROUN AND OBJECTIVES: Ride-hailing is a term to describe booking rides and paying for car services through a smartphone app with a Transportation Network Company. As an innovation in the ride-hailing investigation in Iran, this paper is sought to analyze the influence of individual's demographic ...  Read More

Urban and municipalities management
5. Suitable site selection for urban green space development using geographic information system and remote sensing based on multi criterion analysis

B.A. Hailemariam

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, , Pages 97-110

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2021.01.08

Abstract
  The study was conducted with the objective of selecting suitable site for urban green space development of Arba Minch town in Ethiopia using geographic information system and remote sensing based multi criterion analysis. To produce suitable site, four parameters were considered, these are slope, land ...  Read More

Urban and municipalities management
6. Sequential extraction and bioavailability of some heavy metals on dumpsite soils in a semi-urban community

O.S. Shokunbi; O.O. Ajayi; D.O. Jegede; O.S. Shokunbi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, , Pages 339-352

http://dx.doi.org/10.22034/IJHCUM.2020.04.06

Abstract
  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Solid wastes are composed of organic and inorganic pollutants (heavy metals) that can contaminate soil, underground and surface water; resulting in serious health challenges to humans. The bioavailability of cadmium, chromium, copper, lead and nickel on dumpsite soils, were ...  Read More