186 pages , Routledge , 2017-12-22 The provision of a safe and reliable water supply is a major challenge for the world's growing urban populations. This book investigates the implications of different developments in water technology and infrastructure for urban sustainability and the relationship between cities and nature. The book begins by outlining five frameworks f...[Read More]
33 pages , International Monetary Fund , 1997-08-01 This paper reviews the role of fiscal policy in a number of stabilization programs in Latin America since the early 1980s. The paper highlights the importance of sustainable fiscal adjustment in stabilization efforts, and discusses the main issues that arise in this context. By reviewing the Latin American experience, i...[Read More]
379 pages , Routledge , 2016-06-10 First published in 1999, this book presents a fresh and diverse set of perspectives representing key directions of research and practice in the field of environmental design research. Leading researchers in various areas of person-environment research, such as privacy, childrenâ€™s environment, post-occupancy evaluation, environmen...[Read More]
352 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2011-12-01 The book presents a state-of-the-art in environmental aerodynamics and the structural design of wind energy support structures, particularly from a modern computational perspective. Examples include real-life applications dealing with pollutant dispersion in the building environment, pedestrian-level winds, comfo...[Read More]
The Indian Youth Climate Network (IYCN) is a coalition uniting Indian youth and Indian youth oriented organizations who are concerned about environment issues & climate change.
We are the youth of India. Environment issues & climate change is going to affect OUR future. The decision makers of today, wonâ€™t be around in 50 years time to see the effects of their inaction. Hence, we need take ...[Read More]
248 pages , National Academies Press , 2010-01-15 Recent advances in air pollution monitoring and modeling capabilities have made it possible to show that air pollution can be transported long distances and that adverse impacts of emitted pollutants cannot be confined to one country or even one continent. Pollutants from traffic, cooking stoves, and factories emitted hal...[Read More]