Climate Change in Africa

Combatting Climate Change in the Pacific: The Role of Regional Organizations  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 14, 2017
Combatting Climate Change in the Pacific: The Role of Regional Organizations

Combatting Climate Change in the Pacific: The Role of Regional Organizations By Marc Williams
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 142 Pages | ISBN : 3319696467 | 2.56 MB

This book analyses the regional complexes of climate security in the Pacific. Pacific Island States and Territories (PICTs) have long been cast as the frontline of climate change and placed within the grand architecture of global climate governance. The region provides compelling new insights into the ways climate change is constructed, governed, and shaped by (and in turn shapes), regional and global climate politics.

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 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.

Climate Change in Asia: Perspectives on the Future Climate Regime  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at May 9, 2017
Climate Change in Asia: Perspectives on the Future Climate Regime

Climate Change in Asia: Perspectives on the Future Climate Regime by Yasuko Kameyama
English | 2008 | ISBN: 9280811525, 9789280811520 | 260 Pages | PDF | 5.24 MB

Climate Change in the Polar Regions (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 1, 2017
Climate Change in the Polar Regions (repost)

Climate Change in the Polar Regions by John Turner and Gareth J. Marshall
English | 2011 | ISBN: 052185010X | ISBN-13: 9780521850100 | 448 pages | PDF | 14,4 MB

Management and Change in Africa: A Cross-Cultural Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Sangviniy at March 27, 2017
Management and Change in Africa: A Cross-Cultural Perspective

Management and Change in Africa: A Cross-Cultural Perspective by Terence Jackson
English | Feb. 28, 2004 | ISBN: 0415312043 | 320 Pages | PDF | 752.17 KB

Arising from a research project funded by Danish International Development Assistance, Management and Change in Africa includes results of management surveys across 15 sub-Saharan countries and of organizational surveys taken across a range of sectors in South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria and Cameroon. It combines methodology, theory and case examples to explore thoroughly the influences on management in Africa and attempts to push the boundaries of cross-cultural theory.