Building A Climate Resilient Economy And Society : natural systems, and will also impede...

Building a Climate Resilient Economy and Society : on human and natural systems, and

Building a Climate Resilient Economy and Society impede economic growth and sustainable development. In this book, leading experts from...

Author : K.N. Ninan, Makoto Inoue

book, leading experts from around the world discuss the challenges and opportunities

Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing

the challenges and opportunities in building a climate resilient economy and society.

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society. The chapters are organised in three sections. The first part explores

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Building A Climate Resilient Economy And Society : a profound impact on human...

Building a Climate Resilient Economy and Society : change will have a profound

Building a Climate Resilient Economy and Society and natural systems, and thereby impede future economic growth and sustainable development. In...

Author : K. N. Ninan, Makoto Inoue

growth and sustainable development. In this innovative and authoritative work, leading international experts

Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing

authoritative work, leading international experts discuss the challenges and opportunities for building an

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building an economy and society that is more resilient to climate change. Building

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Climate Resilient Water Resources Management : quantity and water quality across the globe....

Climate Resilient Water Resources Management : to impact water quantity and water quality

Climate Resilient Water Resources Management the globe. However, there is no single action or strategy that any government can implement to ensure...

Author : Robert C. Brears

or strategy that any government can implement to ensure a community is resilient to climate change-related extreme

Publisher : Springer

ensure a community is resilient to climate change-related extreme weather events while also protecting the natural system.

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while also protecting the natural system. Instead, Robert Brears argues, climate resilient water resources management requires integrated,

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Transformational Resilience : non-profit sectors on personal, organization, and community behavioral...

Transformational Resilience : public, private and non-profit sectors on personal, organization,

Transformational Resilience and community behavioral and systems change knowledge and tools, this book...

Author : Bob Doppelt

tools, this book applies a new lens to the question of

Publisher : Routledge

the question of how to respond to climate change. It offers

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a scientifically rigorous understanding of the negative mental health and psychosocial

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Climate Smart Agriculture : igo license. the book uses an economic lens...

Climate Smart Agriculture : cc by-nc-sa 3.0 igo license. the book uses

Climate Smart Agriculture an economic lens to identify the main features of climate-smart agriculture (CSA), its likely...

Author : Leslie Lipper, Nancy McCarthy, David Zilberman, Solomon Asfaw, Giacomo Branca

of climate-smart agriculture (CSA), its likely impact, and the challenges associated with its implementation.

Publisher : Springer

the challenges associated with its implementation. Drawing upon theory and concepts from agricultural development,

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from agricultural development, institutional, and resource economics, this book expands and formalizes the conceptual

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Social Sustainability, Climate Resilience And Community-Based Urban Development : disasters linked to climate change, and other urban...

Social Sustainability, Climate Resilience and Community-Based Urban Development : stress from natural disasters linked to climate change,

Social Sustainability, Climate Resilience and Community-Based Urban Development and other urban pressures. They need to grow rapidly stronger in order to...

Author : Cathy Baldwin, Robin King

rapidly stronger in order to cope, adapt and flourish. Strong social networks and

Publisher : Routledge

flourish. Strong social networks and social cohesion can be more important for a

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for a community’s resilience than the actual physical structures of a city. But

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Responding To Climate Change In Asian Cities : recognised in international arenas, including the sustainable...

Responding to Climate Change in Asian Cities : change is increasingly recognised in international arenas,

Responding to Climate Change in Asian Cities the Sustainable Development Goals, the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, and...

Author : Diane Archer, Sarah Colenbrander, David Dodman

on Climate Change, and the New Urban Agenda. Asia is home to

Publisher : Taylor & Francis

Asia is home to many of the countries that are most vulnerable

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vulnerable to climate change impacts and, along with Africa, will be the

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Creating Resilient Economies : a theoretical analysis of resilience and provides...

Creating Resilient Economies : resilient economies offers a theoretical analysis of

Creating Resilient Economies and provides guidance to policymakers with regards to fostering more resilient economies...

Author : Nick Williams, Tim Vorley

fostering more resilient economies and people. It adeptly illustrates how resilience thinking

Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing

illustrates how resilience thinking can offer the opportunity to re-frame economic development

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development policy and practice and provides a clear evidence base of the

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Principles For Building Resilience : review of the role of...

Principles for Building Resilience : provides an in-depth review of

Principles for Building Resilience resilience in the management of social-ecological systems and the ecosystem services they provide....

Author : Reinette Biggs

the ecosystem services they provide. Leaders in the field outline seven principles for

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

field outline seven principles for building resilience in social-ecological systems, examining how these

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how these can be applied to advance sustainability.

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Making Climate Compatible Development Happen : of climate compatible development (ccd) through exploring what...

Making Climate Compatible Development Happen : to the concept of climate compatible development (ccd)

Making Climate Compatible Development Happen through exploring what it might look like, how it could be achieved in practice and identifying challenges...

Author : Fiona Nunan

it could be achieved in practice and identifying challenges and dilemmas raised by CCD. The book brings

Publisher : Taylor & Francis

challenges and dilemmas raised by CCD. The book brings together research that explores the assumptions underlying CCD

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that explores the assumptions underlying CCD and applies the concept in a range of geographic and sectoral

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World Economic And Social Survey 2016 : to the debate on the...

World Economic and Social Survey 2016 : social survey contributes to the

World Economic and Social Survey 2016 implementation challenges of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. In addressing the specific challenge of building resilience...

Author : United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs

Development. In addressing the specific challenge of building resilience to climate change, the Survey focuses attention on

Publisher : United Nations

resilience to climate change, the Survey focuses attention on the population groups and communities that are disproportionately

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groups and communities that are disproportionately affected by climate hazards. It argues that, in the absence of

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Adaptation To Climate Change : how to live with these impacts...

Adaptation to Climate Change : being felt. learning how to live

Adaptation to Climate Change impacts is a priority for human development. In this context, it is too...

Author : Mark Pelling

this context, it is too easy to see adaptation as a narrowly defensive

Publisher : Routledge

adaptation as a narrowly defensive task – protecting core assets or functions from

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functions from the risks of climate change. A more profound engagement, which sees

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Resilience : experts analyze and question ongoing...

Resilience : climate change leading experts analyze

Resilience adaptation interventions. Contributions span different disciplinary perspectives, from law to engineering, and cover different...

Author : Keith Alverson, Zinta Zommers

law to engineering, and cover different regions from Africa to the Pacific. Chapters assess

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Africa to the Pacific. Chapters assess the need for adaptation, highlighting climate change impacts

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climate change impacts such as sea level rise, increases in temperature, changing hydrological variability,

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Climate Resilient Agriculture For Ensuring Food Security : important aspects of climate resilient agriculture for food...

Climate Resilient Agriculture for Ensuring Food Security : comprehensively deals with important aspects of climate resilient

Climate Resilient Agriculture for Ensuring Food Security agriculture for food security using adaptation and mitigation measures. Climatic changes and increasing climatic variability are likely...

Author : P. Parvatha Reddy

measures. Climatic changes and increasing climatic variability are likely to aggravate the problem of future food security

Publisher : Springer

likely to aggravate the problem of future food security by exerting pressure on agriculture. For the past

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pressure on agriculture. For the past few decades, the gaseous composition of the earth’s atmosphere has been

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Nature's Trust : a transformative approach based on the public trust...

Nature's Trust : law and offers a transformative approach based on

Nature's Trust the public trust doctrine. An ancient and enduring principle, the public trust doctrine...

Author : Mary Christina Wood

principle, the public trust doctrine empowers citizens to protect their inalienable property rights

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

protect their inalienable property rights to crucial resources. This book shows how a

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how a trust principle can apply from the local to global level to

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Permaculture And Climate Change Adaptation : the basis of a worldwide...

Permaculture and Climate Change Adaptation : human habitats and the basis

Permaculture and Climate Change Adaptation citizen-led movement present in over 100 countries. For decades, permaculture practitioners have devised creative...

Author : Thomas Henfrey, Gil Penha-Lopes

decades, permaculture practitioners have devised creative responses to changes in local climatic conditions. In

Publisher :

changes in local climatic conditions. In doing so, they have developed a collective knowledge

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a collective knowledge and experience invaluable to global efforts to address climate change. This

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Building Resilience : communities worldwide. yet responses to the challenges of...

Building Resilience : and stability of communities worldwide. yet responses to

Building Resilience the challenges of recovery vary greatly and in ways that aren’t explained by the magnitude of...

Author : Daniel P. Aldrich

ways that aren’t explained by the magnitude of the catastrophe or the amount of aid provided

Publisher : University of Chicago Press

the catastrophe or the amount of aid provided by national governments or the international community. The

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or the international community. The difference between resilience and disrepair, as Daniel P. Aldrich shows, lies

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Climate Resilient Cities : provides city administrators with exactly what they...

Climate Resilient Cities : vulnerabilities to disasters' provides city administrators with

Climate Resilient Cities what they need to know about the complex and compelling challenges of climate...

Author : Neeraj Prasad, Federica Ranghieri, Fatima Shah, Zoe Trohanis, Earl Kessler, Ravi Sinha

and compelling challenges of climate change. The book helps local governments create training,

Publisher : World Bank Publications

helps local governments create training, capacity building, and capital investment programs for building

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for building sustainable, resilient communities. A step-by-step self-assessment challenges policymakers to think about

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