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A Nexus Approach for Sustainable Development

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A Nexus Approach for Sustainable Development

A Nexus Approach for Sustainable Development: Integrated Resources Management in Resilient Cities and Multifunctional Land-use Systems by Stephan Hülsmann
English | PDF | 2021 | 255 Pages | ISBN : 3030575292 | 9.6 MB

This book explores how integrated management of environmental resources via a nexus approach can help in achieving the respective Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It provides conceptual considerations but mainly practical examples on how to implement a nexus approach in cities and multifunctional land-use systems to increase resource use efficiency and develop a low carbon economy.

Brief Introduction to Fisheries

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Brief Introduction to Fisheries

Brief Introduction to Fisheries by Xinjun Chen
English | EPUB | 2020 | 252 Pages | ISBN : 9811533342 | 5.07 MB

This book offers an introduction to aquaculture sciences and fisheries, discussing the concepts and basic characteristics of fisheries, fishery resources and the related industries, as well as the status of fisheries in various countries around the globe.

Environmental Management in China: Policies and Institutions

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Environmental Management in China: Policies and Institutions

Environmental Management in China: Policies and Institutions by Jing Wu
English | EPUB | 2020 | 278 Pages | ISBN : 9811548935 | 3.51 MB

This book details various stages in the introduction, establishment and evolution of China’s environmental management system. By combining a literature review, comparative analysis, and case study, it investigates the environmental management system in several key periods in order to systematically assess the necessary measures and appropriate adjustments the Chinese Government implemented to reconcile the growing conflicts between economic development and resources conservation, in the context of rapid economic growth and economic transformation. Given its scope, the book offers a valuable resource for experts, scholars, and government officials in related fields.

Food Security and Land Use Change under Conditions of Climatic Variability: A Multidimensional Perspective

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Food Security and Land Use Change under Conditions of Climatic Variability: A Multidimensional Perspective

Food Security and Land Use Change under Conditions of Climatic Variability: A Multidimensional Perspective by Victor R. Squires
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 358 Pages | ISBN : 3030367614 | 42.1 MB

This volume analyzes the global challenges of food security, land use changes, and climate change impacts on food production in order to recommend sustainable development policies, anticipate future food services and demands, and identify the economic benefits and trade-offs of meeting food security demands and achieving climate change mitigation objectives.

Cities and Climate Change: Climate Policy, Economic Resilience and Urban Sustainability

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Cities and Climate Change: Climate Policy, Economic Resilience and Urban Sustainability

Cities and Climate Change: Climate Policy, Economic Resilience and Urban Sustainability by Zaheer Allam
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 133 Pages | ISBN : 3030407268 | 11 MB

This book explores climate change responsiveness policies for cities and discusses why they have been slow to gain traction despite having been on the international agenda for the last 30 years. The contributing role of cities in accentuating the effects of climate change is increasingly demonstrated in the literature, underscoring the unsustainable models on which urban life has been made to thrive.