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Urban Climate Change Adaptation in Developing Countries
Language: en
Pages: 265
Authors: Mohsen M. Aboulnaga, Amr F. Elwan, Mohamed R. Elsharouny
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-14 - Publisher: Springer

This book describes the risks, impacts, measures, actions and adaptation policies that have developed globally as a result of the severe impacts of global climate change. In-depth chapters focus on climate change assessment (CCA) in terms of vulnerabilities and reflection on the built environment and measures and actions for infrastructure
Bangladesh II: Climate Change Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation in Developing Countries
Language: en
Pages: 478
Authors: Md. Nazrul Islam, André van Amstel
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-03 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This volume aims to develop a framework for disaster and climate risk resilient livelihood system in Bangladesh using a policy oriented approach. It highlights the possible impacts of climate change on groundwater based irrigation in the country. Climate change is one of biggest challenges to society. It can lead to
Climate Change in Developing Countries
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: M. A. van Drunen, R. Lasage, C. Dorland
Categories: Climatic changes
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: CABI

This book presents an overview of the studies conducted by the Netherlands Climate Change Studies Assistance programme. The programme was set up in recognition of the need for developing countries, in particular, to face the challenges confronting all countries under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change. The book presents
India: Climate Change Impacts, Mitigation and Adaptation in Developing Countries
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Md. Nazrul Islam, André van Amstel
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-04 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Climate change will lead to many changes in global development and security especially energy, water, food, society, job, diplomacy, culture, economy and trade. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) defines climate change as: “Any change in climate over time, whether due to natural variability or as a result of
Development Aid and Adaptation to Climate Change in Developing Countries
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Carola Betzold, Florian Weiler
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-25 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This book examines development aid for climate change adaptation. Increasing amounts of aid are used to help developing countries adapt to climate change. The authors seek to discover how this aid is distributed and what constitutes the patterns of adaptation-aid giving. Does it help vulnerable countries, as donors promise, or