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The Challenges of Urban Ecological Sanitation
Language: un
Pages: 101
Authors: Arno Rosemarin, Jennifer R. McConville, Amparo Espino Flores, Zhu Qiang
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Practical Action Pub

This book describes an attempt to create modern, multi-storey urban dwellings that incorporate ecological sanitation into their design and highlights the experience of implementing the Erdos Eco-Town Project in Inner Mongolia, China. Published in association with Stockholm Environment Institute.
Scaling Urban Environmental Challenges
Language: un
Pages: 384
Authors: Peter Marcotullio, Gordon McGranahan
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Earthscan

�Think globally, act locally� emphasizes the importance of scale in dealing with environmental challenges, but not how to factor it in. This major new book focuses on the spatial dimensions of urban environmental burdens, showing how important it is to take these into account when pursuing environmental justice and good
Frontiers in Urban Water Management
Language: un
Pages: 416
Authors: ?edo Maksimovi?, Cedo Maksimovic, José Alberto Tejada-Guibert
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: IWA Publishing

The book presents the state-of-the art in urban wa
The Challenge of Deforestation in Nigeria
Language: en
Pages: 729
Authors: Forestry Association of Nigeria. Annual Conference
Categories: Deforestation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher:

Books about The Challenge of Deforestation in Nigeria
Sustainable Urban Environments
Language: un
Pages: 429
Authors: Ellen M. van Bueren, Hein van Bohemen, Laure Itard, Henk Visscher
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-09-15 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

The urban environment – buildings, cities and infrastructure – represents one of the most important contributors to climate change, while at the same time holding the key to a more sustainable way of living. The transformation from traditional to sustainable systems requires interdisciplinary knowledge of the re-design, construction, operation and