@article{(Open Science Index):https://publications.waset.org/pdf/10011935,
	  title     = {Urban Resilience: Relation between COVID-19 and Urban Environment in Amman City},
	  author    = {Layla Mujahed},
	  country	= {},
	  institution	= {},
	  abstract     = {COVID-19 is an exam for all the city’s systems. It shows many gaps in the systems such as healthcare, economic, social, and environment. This pandemic is paving for a new era, an era of technology and it has changed people’s lives, such as physical, and emotional changes, and converting communication into digitalized. The effect of COVID-19 has covered all urban city parts. COVID-19 will not be the last pandemic our cities will face. For that, more researches focus on enhancing the quality of the urban environment. This pandemic encourages a rethinking of the environment’s role, especially in cities. Cities are trying to provide the best suitable strategies and regulations to prevent the spread of COVID-19, and an example of that is Amman city. Amman has a high increment in the number of COVID-19 infected people, while it has controlled the situation for months. For that, this paper studies the relation between COVID-19 and urban environmental studies cases about cities around the world, and learns from their models to face COVID-19. In Amman, people’s behavior has changed towards public transportation and public green spaces. N­ew governmental regulations focus on increasing people’s mental awareness, supporting local businesses, and enhancing neighborhood planning that can help Amman to face any future pandemics.
},
	    journal   = {International Journal of Urban and Civil Engineering},
	  volume    = {15},
	  number    = {3},
	  year      = {2021},
	  pages     = {172 - 181},
	  ee        = {https://publications.waset.org/pdf/10011935},
	  url   	= {https://publications.waset.org/vol/171},
	  bibsource = {https://publications.waset.org/},
	  issn  	= {eISSN: 1307-6892},
	  publisher = {World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology},
	  index 	= {Open Science Index 171, 2021},
	}