1 edition of Sustainable and resilient communities found in the catalog.
Sustainable and resilient communities
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||[edited by] Stephen Coyle ; foreword by André́s Duany|
|LC Classifications||HT166 .S9125 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 403 p. :|
|Number of Pages||403|
|LC Control Number||2010025646|
The CERC In Smart, Sustainable And Resilient Communities And Cities is a world leader in the development of urban transformation strategies, the implementation of renewable energy and resource efficiency measures in cities, and the performance optimization of municipal districts. Community resilience is not sustainable if it serves only us, and only now; it needs to work for other communities, future generations, and the ecosystems on which we all depend. Courage. As individuals and as a community, we need courage to confront challenging issues .
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Sustainable and Resilient Sustainable communities are communities planned, built, or modified to promote sustainable living. This may include sustainability aspects relating to reproduction, water, transportation, energy, waste, and materials. This book articulates a practice and theory of education that aims to facilitate the emergence of sustainable peace and conflict-resilient communities in societies plagued by conflict. It does so by examining the agency of conflict-resilient communities and the dynamic processes of their interactions with larger societal structure. Although education is seen as a human right, the design of.
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This publication is a compilation of articles contributed by Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) working in various poor and vulnerable communities in Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, Central Asia, South-East Asia and. Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure. Search in: Advanced search.
Submit an article. New content alerts RSS. Subscribe. Citation search Books; Keep up to date. Register to receive personalised research and resources by email. Sign me up. Taylor and Francis Group Facebook page. This handbook brings together current research on sustainable and resilient infrastructure and, in particular, stresses the fundamental nexus between sustainability and resilience.
It aims to coalesce work from a large and diverse group of contributors across a wide range of disciplines including engineering, technology and informatics, urban.
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As part of the CERC team, Hu’s work will look at how city dwellers’ beliefs and attitudes shape their cities. By examining the multitude of emotions and relationships that exist, Hu aims to better understand a city’s unique characteristics.
She hopes to develop strategies to educate citizens to embrace a sustainable and resilient future. Making Communities Stronger – Regardless of What they Face Climate change and social inequity are major threats to community sustainability. Flooding, drought, and other climate-related issues increase risk to populations already vulnerable due to social inequity.
Becoming more resilient – anticipating and addressing community threats – not only holds the potential to save lives – [ ]. Resilience is a program of Post Carbon Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the world transition away from fossil fuels and build sustainable, resilient communities.
Content on this site is subject to our reposting policy. Tim Beatley Faculty Profile. Beatley is the author or co-author of more than fifteen books on these subjects, including Green Urbanism: Learning from European Cities (recently translated into Chinese), Habitat Conservation Planning, Native to Nowhere: Sustaining Home and Community in a Global Age, and Planning for Coastal Resilience.This webinar will discuss the eligibility of solid waste projects funded through CDBG-DR or CDBG-MIT and best practices for solid waste management to protect human health and the environment to make communities economically stronger, sustainable, and resilient.Resilience is a program of Post Carbon Institute, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the world transition away from fossil fuels and build sustainable, resilient communities.
Content on this site is subject to our reposting policy.