Problem

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
Nature:
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 14: Life Below Water
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
02.10.1998 – 00:00 CEST