Geographically isolated settlements

Experimental visualization of narrower problems
Other Names:
Physical remoteness
Physical isolation
Isolated village location
Remote geographical location
Isolated geographical location
Social isolation of mountain valley communities
Perpetuated rural isolation
Social isolation of neighbouring villages
Rural dispersion

Rural dispersion, exemplified by small scattered settlements and isolated homesteads, inhibits the provision of infrastructure and services, particularly those relating to water, communication, transportation, electricity, health and education.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 15: Life on Land
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST