Climate Change in Africa

The Hard Work of Hope: Climate Change in the Age of Trump  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Dec. 2, 2017
The Hard Work of Hope: Climate Change in the Age of Trump

The Hard Work of Hope: Climate Change in the Age of Trump by Robert William Sandford,‎ Jon O'Riordan
English | October 17th, 2017 | ASIN: B074T1VDZ7, ISBN: 1771602228 | 168 Pages | EPUB | 0.20 MB

The Climate Nexus (RMB, 2015) analyzed and explored the economic and social realities facing water, food, energy and biodiversity. The Hard Work of Hope continues this narrative and seeks to develop effective solutions to the growing urgency for global action on climate change.

Climate Change in Cities: Innovations in Multi-Level Governance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 26, 2017
Climate Change in Cities: Innovations in Multi-Level Governance

Sara Hughes and Eric K. Chu, "Climate Change in Cities: Innovations in Multi-Level Governance"
English | ISBN: 3319650025 | 2017 | 378 pages | PDF, EPUB | 8 MB
Sustainable Building and Built Environments to Mitigate Climate Change in the Tropics

Sustainable Building and Built Environments to Mitigate Climate Change in the Tropics: Conceptual and Practical Approaches by Tri Harso Karyono, Robert Vale, Brenda Vale
English | 2017 | ISBN: 331949600X | 273 Pages | PDF | 13.4 MB

This book offers a selection of the best papers presented during the International conference on Mitigating and Adapting Built Environments for Climate Change in the Tropics, held at Tanri Abeng University (TAU), Jakarta, Indonesia, March 2015.

Climate Change and Africa  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Sept. 8, 2016
Climate Change and Africa

Climate Change and Africa by Pak Sum Low
English | 25 Aug. 2005 | ISBN: 0521836344 | 412 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

At the beginning of the twenty-first century, no environmental issue is of such truly global magnitude as the issue of climate change. The poorer, developing countries are the least equipped to adapt to the potential effects of climate change, although most of them have played an insignificant role in causing it.
African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives (Repost)

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives by Charles J. R. Williams, Dominic R. Kniveton
Publisher: Springer | 2011 | ISBN: 9048138418 | 204 pages | PDF | 14,2 MB

Compared to many other regions of the world, Africa is particularly vulnerable to the effects of climate change and variability. Widespread poverty, an extensive disease burden and pockets of political instability across the continent has resulted in a low resilience and limited adaptative capacity of African society to climate related shocks and stresses.
Sustainable Intensification to Advance Food Security and Enhance Climate Resilience in Africa

Rattan Lal, Bal Ram Singh, Dismas L. Mwaseba, David Kraybill, David O. Hansen, Lars Olav Eik - Sustainable Intensification to Advance Food Security and Enhance Climate Resilience in Africa
Published: 2014-10-11 | ISBN: 3319093592 | PDF | 665 pages | 16.4 MB

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at Oct. 15, 2012
African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives

African Climate and Climate Change: Physical, Social and Political Perspectives By Charles J. R. Williams, Dominic R. Kniveton
2011 | 212 Pages | ISBN: 9048138418 | PDF | 14 MB

Climate Change in the Himalayas  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 15, 2017
Climate Change in the Himalayas

Climate Change in the Himalayas By G. B. Pant, P. Pradeep Kumar, Jayashree V. Revadekar, Narendra Singh
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 155 Pages | ISBN : 3319616536 | 6.84 MB

This book analyzes the issues associated with climate change in the Himalayas. The purpose of choosing the Himalayas as a focus is because it is a particularly fragile mountain system, highly sensitive to climate change impacts, and it contains one of the largest human populations affected by climate change. The book provides extensive data and information regarding the climate history of the Himalayas, and the current effects of climate change on Himalayan weather systems, and on human and animal populations in the region.

The Role of Climate Change in Global Economic Governance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Aug. 30, 2017
The Role of Climate Change in Global Economic Governance

The Role of Climate Change in Global Economic Governance by Bradly J. Condon, Tapen Sinha
2013 | ISBN: 0199654557 | English | 280 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at July 9, 2017
Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics

Renewing Local Planning to Face Climate Change in the Tropics By Maurizio Tiepolo, Alessandro Pezzoli, Vieri Tarchiani
English | PDF | 2017 | 375 Pages | ISBN : 3319590952 | 9.5 MB

This book aims to inspire decision makers and practitioners to change their approach to climate planning in the tropics through the application of modern technologies for characterizing local climate and tracking vulnerability and risk, and using decision-making tools. Drawing on 16 case studies conducted mainly in the Caribbean, Central America, Western and Eastern Africa, and South East Asia it is shown how successful integration of traditional and modern knowledge can enhance disaster risk reduction and adaptation to climate change in the tropics.