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  • Managing Sustainable Development

    Managing Sustainable Development
    av Michael Carley

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834400

    In a world where environmental problems spill across political, administrative and disciplinary boundaries, there is a pressing need for a clear understanding of the kinds of organizations, management structures and policy-making approaches required…

  • Managing Sustainable Development

    Managing Sustainable Development
    av Michael Carley

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853834455

    In a world where environmental problems spill across political, administrative and disciplinary boundaries, there is a pressing need for a clear understanding of the kinds of organizations, management structures and policy-making approaches required…

  • Mountain Area Research and Management

    Mountain Area Research and Management

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074273

    This book brings together scientists and practitioners from five continents to present their experience in undertaking activities that contribute to our understanding and informed management of mountain areas. In particular, they address the challen…

  • The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

    The Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838408

    Modern biotechnology - the controversial manipulation of genes in living organisms - has far-reaching implications for agriculture, human health, trade and the environment. Against the odds, an international treaty governing biosafety and trade in b…

  • The Challenge of Slums

    The Challenge of Slums
    av United Nations Human Settlements Programme

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070374

    The Challenge of Slums presents the first global assessment of slums, emphasizing their problems and prospects. Using a newly formulated operational definition of slums, it presents estimates of the number of urban slum dwellers and examines the fac…

  • The Challenge of Slums

    The Challenge of Slums
    av United Nations Human Settlements Programme

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070367

    The Challenge of Slums presents the first global assessment of slums, emphasizing their problems and prospects. Using a newly formulated operational definition of slums, it presents estimates of the number of urban slum dwellers and examines the fac…

  • Solar Home Design Manual for Cool Climates

    Solar Home Design Manual for Cool Climates
    av Shawna Henderson

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079698

    If you want an inexpensive, environmentally sound source of energy for your home, you need look no further than the sun. Solar heat is not subject to rate increases, is totally renewable, pollution free and requires little or no technology. It is he…

  • Sustainability Assessment

    Sustainability Assessment
    av Robert B. Gibson

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070510

    Sustainability assessment is now emerging as a more transparent, comprehensive, integrated and far-sighted approach to decision making. Its basic demand is that all significant undertakings must make a positive contribution to sustainability. To app…

  • Sustainability Assessment

    Sustainability Assessment
    av Robert B. Gibson

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070503

    Sustainability assessment is now emerging as a more transparent, comprehensive, integrated and far-sighted approach to decision making. Its basic demand is that all significant undertakings must make a positive contribution to sustainability. To app…

  • Greening International Institutions

    Greening International Institutions
    av Jacob Werksman

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079926

    First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Women and the Environment in the Third World

    Women and the Environment in the Third World
    av Irene Dankelman

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079506

    'This book ... should be issued to grass-root organisations everywhere' Doris Lessing, The New Scientist 'It is must reading for government planners, environmentalists and the ordinary layman' Asia Week Women in the Third World play the major role i…

  • Making Global Trade Work for People

    Making Global Trade Work for People
    av Kamal Malhotra

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853839818

    The world's trade regime is promoted by international agencies and most governments as the best way to lift the poor out of poverty and achieve sustainable development. But does it contribute to human development or not? This reassessment looks in d…

  • Making Global Trade Work for People

    Making Global Trade Work for People
    av Kamal Malhotra

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853839825

    The world's trade regime is promoted by international agencies and most governments as the best way to lift the poor out of poverty and achieve sustainable development. Is this true? This reassessment looks in detail at the way it has worked under t…

  • Agricultural Expansion and Tropical Deforestation

    Agricultural Expansion and Tropical Deforestation
    av Solon L. Barraclough

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836657

    There is no clear-cut causal relationship between international trade, agricultural expansion and tropical deforestation. Academics, policy-makers and the public are all tempted by simplistic solutions to complex problems. In order to establish the…

  • Agricultural Expansion and Tropical Deforestation

    Agricultural Expansion and Tropical Deforestation
    av Solon L. Barraclough

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853836664

    There is no clear-cut causal relationship between international trade, agricultural expansion and tropical deforestation. Academics, policy-makers and the public are all tempted by simplistic solutions to complex problems. In order to establish the…

  • The Selfish Altruist

    The Selfish Altruist
    av Tony Vaux

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838798

    An analysis of some of the most traumatic situations involving famine and war of the last two decades. One of Oxfam's leading emergency managers explores the conflicts between subjective impulses and objective judgements and the dilemmas relief work…

  • Climate Change, Assets and Food Security in Southern African Cities

    Climate Change, Assets and Food Security in Southern African Cities

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714181

    There is overwhelming evidence that the climate is changing. It is the poorest countries and people who are the most vulnerable to this threat and who will suffer the most. This book shows how increasing urbanization and growing poverty levels mean…

  • The Climate Bonus

    The Climate Bonus
    av Alison Smith

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713412

    We urgently need to transform to a low carbon society, yet our progress is painfully slow, in part because there is widespread public concern that this will require sacrifice and high costs. But this need not be the case. Many carbon reduction polic…

  • The Climate Bonus

    The Climate Bonus
    av Alison Smith

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713405

    We urgently need to transform to a low carbon society, yet our progress is painfully slow, in part because there is widespread public concern that this will require sacrifice and high costs. But this need not be the case. Many carbon reduction polic…

  • Measuring Livelihoods and Environmental Dependence

    Measuring Livelihoods and Environmental Dependence

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711326

    Thousands of surveys on rural livelihoods in developing countries are being done every year. Unfortunately, many suffer from weaknesses in methods and problems in implementation. Quantifying households' dependence on multiple environmental resources…

  • Measuring Livelihoods and Environmental Dependence

    Measuring Livelihoods and Environmental Dependence

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711333

    Thousands of surveys on rural livelihoods in developing countries are being done every year. Unfortunately, many suffer from weaknesses in methods and problems in implementation. Quantifying households' dependence on multiple environmental resources…

  • Engineering Genesis

    Engineering Genesis

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835704

    Few issues have aroused so much public attention and controversy as recent developments in biotechnology. How can we make sound judgements of the cloning of Dolly the sheep, genetically altered foodstuffs, or the prospect of transplanting pigs' hear…

  • Engineering Genesis

    Engineering Genesis

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835711

    Few issues have aroused so much public attention and controversy as recent developments in biotechnology. How can we make sound judgements of the cloning of Dolly the sheep, genetically altered foodstuffs, or the prospect of transplanting pigs' hear…

  • Daylighting in Architecture

    Daylighting in Architecture
    av Nick V. Baker

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713009

    Typically one third of the energy used in many buildings may be consumed by electric lighting. Good daylighting design can reduce electricity consumption for lighting and improve standards of visual comfort, health and amenity for the occupants.As t…

  • Measuring Sustainability

    Measuring Sustainability
    av Simon Bell

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838392

    ' Measuring the sustainability of development is crucial to achieving it, and is one of the most actively studied issues in the area. To date, most studies of measurements or indicators have been largely theoretical. However, this book, a follow-on…

  • Measuring Sustainability

    Measuring Sustainability
    av Simon Bell

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838439

    Presents practical advice on how to develop measurements that will work in real-life development contexts. The book describes and analyzes how to derive, validate and apply indicators in the course of an actual development project - in this case, th…

  • Blue Genes

    Blue Genes
    av David Greer

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071050

    The advance of genetic sciences has led to a 'blue revolution' in the way we use aquatic biodiversity. By 2020, the world will be eating almost as much farmed as wild fish, marine bacteria could yield the cure for cancer and deep-sea bacteria may be…

  • Blue Genes

    Blue Genes
    av David Greer

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071067

    The advance of genetic sciences has led to a 'blue revolution' in the way we use aquatic biodiversity. By 2020, the world will be eating almost as much farmed as wild fish, marine bacteria could yield the cure for cancer and deep-sea bacteria may be…

  • Shaping Sustainable Fashion

    Shaping Sustainable Fashion

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849712415

    The production, use and eventual disposal of most clothing is environmentally damaging, and many fashion and textile designers are becoming keen to employ more sustainable strategies in their work. This book provides a practical guide to the ways in…

  • Shaping Sustainable Fashion

    Shaping Sustainable Fashion

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849712422

    The production, use and eventual disposal of most clothing is environmentally damaging, and many fashion and textile designers are becoming keen to employ more sustainable strategies in their work. This book provides a practical guide to the ways in…

  • Energy Autonomy

    Energy Autonomy
    av Hermann Scheer

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073559

    For 200 years industrial civilization has relied on the combustion of abundant and cheap carbon fuels. But continued reliance has had perilous consequences. On the one hand there is the insecurity of relying on the world's most unstable region - the…

  • The Health Practitioner's Guide to Climate Change

    The Health Practitioner's Guide to Climate Change

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077281

    Highly commended in the Public Health category, BMA Medical Awards 2010 There are enormous health benefits from tackling climate change. This is the first book to set out what health practitioners can do to prevent the worst impacts of climate chang…

  • The Health Practitioner's Guide to Climate Change

    The Health Practitioner's Guide to Climate Change

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077298

    Highly commended in the Public Health category, BMA Medical Awards 2010 There are enormous health benefits from tackling climate change. This is the first book to set out what health practitioners can do to prevent the worst impacts of climate chang…

  • Debating Climate Change

    Debating Climate Change
    av Elizabeth L. Malone

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078288

    As greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated and contentious voices fill the air, the question gains urgency: How can people with widely varying viewpoints agree to address climate change? Each participant in the debate seems to have a different ag…

  • Debating Climate Change

    Debating Climate Change
    av Elizabeth L. Malone

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078295

    As greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated and contentious voices fill the air, the question gains urgency: How can people with widely varying viewpoints agree to address climate change? Each participant in the debate seems to have a different ag…

  • Seed Trade in Rural Markets

    Seed Trade in Rural Markets

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077847

    Markets have been found to be an increasingly important source of the seeds of crops and varieties low income farmers need to improve their livelihoods, encompassing both the formal and informal seed sector. Markets also have major impacts on agricu…

  • Seed Trade in Rural Markets

    Seed Trade in Rural Markets

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077854

    Markets have been found to be an increasingly important source of the seeds of crops and varieties low income farmers need to improve their livelihoods, encompassing both the formal and informal seed sector. Markets also have major impacts on agricu…

  • Crop Genetic Resources as a Global Commons

    Crop Genetic Resources as a Global Commons

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078929

    Farmers have engaged in collective systems of conservation and innovation – improving crops and sharing their reproductive materials – since the earliest plant domestications. Relatively open flows of plant germplasm attended the early s…

  • Crop Genetic Resources as a Global Commons

    Crop Genetic Resources as a Global Commons

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078936

    Farmers have engaged in collective systems of conservation and innovation – improving crops and sharing their reproductive materials – since the earliest plant domestications. Relatively open flows of plant germplasm attended the early s…

  • Principles of Sustainable Aquaculture

    Principles of Sustainable Aquaculture
    av Stuart W. Bunting

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849710763

    Aquaculture is the farming of aquatic organisms, principally fish, molluscs, crustaceans and marine algae. It has seen phenomenal worldwide growth in the past fifty years and many people view it as the best solution for the provision of high quality…

  • Primary Health Care

    Primary Health Care
    av John J Macdonald

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853831126

    Primary health care (PHC) began as a solution to problems in the developing world and is coming to be seen as a profound challenge to medical attitudes the world over. The book points to three issues at the root of PHC - universal availability of es…

  • Policies for Cleaner Technology

    Policies for Cleaner Technology
    av Tony Clayton

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853835193

    Clean technology does not just aim to dilute or detoxify industrial waste. It aims to eliminate it by re-engineering the entire production cycle. As industry is constrained by regulations on the one hand and consumer pressure on the other, energy-ef…

  • Building Prosperity

    Building Prosperity
    av Anna Tibaijuka

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076338

    This book is a much-needed account, with numerous detailed examples, of the role of housing in economic growth and development by an author in a unique position to understand its importance and the practical measures for delivering that growth. Whil…

  • Building Prosperity

    Building Prosperity
    av Anna Tibaijuka

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076321

    This book is a much-needed account, with numerous detailed examples, of the role of housing in economic growth and development by an author in a unique position to understand its importance and the practical measures for delivering that growth. Whil…

  • Controlling Tropical Deforestation

    Controlling Tropical Deforestation
    av Alan Grainger

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849710251

    Tropical rain forest is being cleared so rapidly and on such a scale that it is a major global environmental problem, threatening the survival of half of the world's plant and animal species and contributing to global climate change through the gree…

  • Water Tech

    Water Tech
    av William Sarni

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714730

    This book unveils how the world in the twenty-first century will need to manage our most fundamental resource need, water. It outlines how stakeholders can improve water use in their homes, their businesses, and the world. In particular, it focuses…

  • The Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Policies and Institutions

    The Handbook of Disaster and Emergency Policies and Institutions
    av John Handmer

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073597

    Disasters both natural and human-induced are leading to spiralling costs in terms of human lives, lost livelihoods and damaged assets and businesses. Yet these consequences and the financial and human crises that follow catastrophes can often be tra…

  • Science, Policy and Stakeholders in Water Management

    Science, Policy and Stakeholders in Water Management

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079193

    One of the major problems facing practitioners and scientists working with water management is how to integrate knowledge and experiences from scientific, policy and stakeholder perspectives. In this book this science-policy-stakeholder interface (S…

  • International Perspectives on Voluntary Action

    International Perspectives on Voluntary Action

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849710459

    This text presents a perspective on the third sector. Rather than considering non-governmental development organizations and voluntary agencies separately, it explores the similarities, differences and growing connections between them in both northe…

  • Don't Worry (It's Safe to Eat)

    Don't Worry (It's Safe to Eat)
    av Andrew Rowell

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853839320

    An investigation of science, politics and our food production system, this text exposes the bogus science, political interference and flawed policies that threaten our food supply. The author tells the story of BSE, revealing how top scientists have…

  • Risk

    Risk

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714235

    Can we better predict or mitigate the consequences of natural disasters, such as earthquakes and hurricanes? Can we reduce the number of oil spills? And what should be done to clean up the mess when something does goes wrong? Why are people concerne…

  • The Economics of Biodiversity Conservation

    The Economics of Biodiversity Conservation
    av K.N Ninan

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844073641

    Economic valuation of biodiversity and ecosystem services is possibly the most powerful tool for halting the loss of biodiversity while maintaining incomes and livelihoods. Yet rarely have such approaches been applied to tropical forest ?hotspots?,…

  • Innovation Africa

    Innovation Africa

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076727

    Agricultural research, extension and education can contribute greatly to enhancing agricultural production in a sustainable way and to reducing poverty in the developing world, but achievements have generally fallen short of expectations in Africa.…

  • Innovation Africa

    Innovation Africa

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076710

    Agricultural research, extension and education can contribute greatly to enhancing agricultural production in a sustainable way and to reducing poverty in the developing world, but achievements have generally fallen short of expectations in Africa.…

  • Citizen Participation in Global Environmental Governance

    Citizen Participation in Global Environmental Governance

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713795

    On one day in 2009, in thirty-eight countries around the world, 4,000 ordinary citizens gathered to discuss the future of climate policy. This project, 'WWViews', was the first-ever global democratic deliberation – an attempt to enable ordinar…

  • Citizen Participation in Global Environmental Governance

    Citizen Participation in Global Environmental Governance

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713788

    On one day in 2009, in thirty-eight countries around the world, 4,000 ordinary citizens gathered to discuss the future of climate policy. This project, 'WWViews', was the first-ever global democratic deliberation - an attempt to enable ordinary peop…

  • Risk Analysis and Human Behavior

    Risk Analysis and Human Behavior
    av Baruch Fischhoff

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714433

    The articles collected here are foundational contributions to integrating behavioural research and risk analysis. They include seminal articles on three essential challenges. One is ensuring effective two-way communication between technical experts…

  • Risk Analysis and Human Behavior

    Risk Analysis and Human Behavior
    av Baruch Fischhoff

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849714426

    The articles collected here are foundational contributions to integrating behavioural research and risk analysis. They include seminal articles on three essential challenges. One is ensuring effective two-way communication between technical experts…

  • Designing with Solar Power

    Designing with Solar Power
    av Deo Prasad

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844071470

    Designing with Solar Power is the result of international collaborative research and development work carried out within the framework of the International Energy Agency's Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (PVPS) and performed within its Task 7 o…

  • Environmental Principles and Policies

    Environmental Principles and Policies
    av Sharon Beder

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074051

    Environmental Principles and Policies uses environmental and social principles to analyse the latest wave of economic-based and market-orientated environmental policies currently being adopted around the world. This book provides an in-depth examina…

  • Environmental Principles and Policies

    Environmental Principles and Policies
    av Sharon Beder

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074044

    Environmental Principles and Policies uses environmental and social principles to analyse the latest wave of economic-based and market-orientated environmental policies currently being adopted around the world. This book provides an in-depth examina…

  • Making Cities Work

    Making Cities Work
    av Richard Gilbert

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079803

    For too long, cities have been thought of as environmental blackspots, with high levels of air and soil pollution, overcrowding, poor sanitation and growing waste disposal problems. This book takes a more positive attitude: cities can be made to wor…

  • Researching Sustainability

    Researching Sustainability

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711210

    This book is for students and researchers across the social sciences who are planning, conducting and disseminating research on sustainability-related issues. Real-world sustainability problems cross many boundaries, and this is the first book to gu…

  • Researching Sustainability

    Researching Sustainability

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849711227

    This book is for students and researchers across the social sciences who are planning, conducting and disseminating research on sustainability-related issues. Real-world sustainability problems cross many boundaries, and this is the first book to gu…

  • Keeping the Lights On

    Keeping the Lights On
    av Walt Patterson

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844077984

    ?This is such a timely book. Combining extraordinary historical insight with the sharpest analysis of where we are now, Walt Patterson carves out the most applied and practical of 'road maps' as to where we need to go if we are to deliver a genuinel…

  • Keeping the Lights On

    Keeping the Lights On
    av Walt Patterson

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844074563

    ?This is such a timely book. Combining extraordinary historical insight with the sharpest analysis of where we are now, Walt Patterson carves out the most applied and practical of 'road maps' as to where we need to go if we are to deliver a genuinel…

  • Towards a New Map of Africa

    Towards a New Map of Africa

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070930

    'The big, era-defining questions and, at last, the subtle, tenable answers, teased out without clich or compromise. A vital volume at a critical moment.' Dr Augustus Casely-Hayford, Director, Africa '05 'This book dispels the myth of a uniformly hop…

  • Towards a New Map of Africa

    Towards a New Map of Africa

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844070923

    'The big, era-defining questions and, at last, the subtle, tenable answers, teased out without clich or compromise. A vital volume at a critical moment.' Dr Augustus Casely-Hayford, Director, Africa '05 'This book dispels the myth of a uniformly hop…

  • The Placemaker's Guide to Building Community

    The Placemaker's Guide to Building Community
    av Nabeel Hamdi

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844078028

    From the author of Small Change comes this engaging guide to placemaking, packed with practical skills and tools that architects, planners, urban designers and other built environment specialists need in order to engage effectively with development…

  • The Food System

    The Food System
    av Geoff Tansey

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853832772

    Food is a massive industry and the many key players involved have very different interests. In wealthy nations those interests can range from corporate survival and maintaining profitability in a market with limited demand, to promoting a healthy di…

  • Valuing Ecosystem Services

    Valuing Ecosystem Services
    av R. Kerry Turner

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844076154

    Ecosystem services can be broadly defined as the aspects of ecosystems that provide benefits to people. This book provides guidance on the valuation of ecosystem services, using the case of multifunctional wetlands to illustrate and make recommendat…

  • Valuing Ecosystem Services

    Valuing Ecosystem Services
    av R. Kerry Turner

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849713542

    Ecosystem services can be broadly defined as the aspects of ecosystems that provide benefits to people. This book provides guidance on the valuation of ecosystem services, using the case of multifunctional wetlands to illustrate and make recommendat…

  • Holding Their Ground

    Holding Their Ground

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838903

    Security of land tenure for the urban poor is now a major problem for developing cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This book presents and analyzes the main conclusions of a comparative research programme on land tenure issues. It looks at ho…

  • Holding Their Ground

    Holding Their Ground

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853838910

    Security of land tenure for the urban poor is now a major problem for developing cities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. This book analyzes the conclusions of a comparative research programme on land tenure issues, looking for solutions to respond…

  • Sustainable Cities in Europe

    Sustainable Cities in Europe
    av Peter Nijkamp

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853832031

    Worldwide, urbanization is steadily increasing, yet many modern cities are becoming less and less able to accommodate the growth in their population. Congestion, pollution, low-quality housing, social fragmentation, noise, crime and inadequate socia…

  • Sustainable Cities in Europe

    Sustainable Cities in Europe
    av Peter Nijkamp

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844079827

    Although urbanization steadily increases, many modern cities are finding the accommodation of their populations an increasingly difficult task. Planners and policy-makers battling to alleviate the problem with a host of urban renewal initiatives hav…