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Agenda 21

Agenda 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1476717001
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Agenda 21 by Book Resume:

A postapocalyptic thriller from #1 bestselling author Glenn Beck. “I was just a baby when we were relocated and I don’t remember much. Everybody has that black hole at the beginning of their life. That time you can’t remember. Your first step. Your first taste of table food. My real memories begin in our assigned living area in Compound 14.” Just a generation ago, this place was called America. Now, after the worldwide implementation of a UN-led program called Agenda 21, it’s simply known as “the Republic.” There is no president. No Congress. No Supreme Court. No freedom. There are only the Authorities. Citizens have two primary goals in the new Republic: to create clean energy and to create new human life. Those who cannot do either are of no use to society. This bleak and barren existence is all that eighteen-year-old Emmeline has ever known. She dutifully walks her energy board daily and accepts all male pairings assigned to her by the Authorities. Like most citizens, she keeps her head down and her eyes closed. Until the day they come for her mother. “You save what you think you’re going to lose.” Woken up to the harsh reality of her life and her family’s future inside the Republic, Emmeline begins to search for the truth. Why are all citizens confined to ubiquitous concrete living spaces? Why are Compounds guarded by Gatekeepers who track all movements? Why are food, water and energy rationed so strictly? And, most important, why are babies taken from their mothers at birth? As Emmeline begins to understand the true objectives of Agenda 21 she realizes that she is up against far more than she ever thought. With the Authorities closing in, and nowhere to run, Emmeline embarks on an audacious plan to save her family and expose the Republic—but is she already too late?

The Way Forward

The Way Forward [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0429590938
Author: Felix Dodds
Publisher: Routledge
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The Way Forward by Felix Dodds Book Resume:

First published in 1997. 1997 marked the fifth anniversary of the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development - the celebrated ‘Earth Summit’ in Rio de Janeiro which represented the high-water mark of intergovernmental action for sustainable development. Whilst some were tempted to dismiss the Conference as a gesture of concern by the participating governments, the list of resolutions which arose from the Summit is formidable, and the key text to emerge from the conference process, Agenda 21, had proven to be crucial to efforts to disseminate and implement the principles of globally sustainable development. The Way Forward outlines the successes and failures of those first five years. Calling on a list of eminent experts, it provides an unparalleled analysis of the agreements that were reached, and the stakeholders who were charged with implementing them. It reviews the progress that was made at the intergovernmental, national and grassroots levels, and offers a cogent summary of the major issues that needed to be addressed for the future. Lucid, compact and authoritative, this is the essential guide to ‘Rio plus five’.

Living with Agenda 21

Living with Agenda 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1479711721
Author: Dr. H. Lawrence Zillmer
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
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Living with Agenda 21 by Dr. H. Lawrence Zillmer Book Resume:

The United States has surrendered to a foreign power! Impossible! But true! Agenda 21 is a United Nations program, inaugurated in 1992 and signed by our delegates. It became our law through executive order 12858 issued by Bill Clinton. The Obama administration is working feverishly to carry out this program through more than 900 executive orders designed by the fifty plus czars. Most people have never heard of Agenda 21. This administration is quietly at work turning us into a socialist state. To save our freedoms we must know what is being foisted on us even as you read this.

Agenda 21: Into the Shadows

Agenda 21: Into the Shadows [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1476746850
Author: Glenn Beck
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Agenda 21: Into the Shadows by Glenn Beck Book Resume:

The sequel to Agenda 21—which Brad Thor called “a brilliantly written, exhilarating, pulse-pounding adventure”—from #1 New York Times bestselling author and nationally syndicated radio host Glenn Beck. It was once named America, but now it is just “the Republic.” Following the worldwide implementation of a UN-led program called Agenda 21, the once-proud people of America have become obedient residents who live in barren, brutal Compounds and serve the autocratic, merciless Authorities. Citizens mainly keep their heads down and their mouths shut—but Emmeline is different. When the Authorities took her mother away, she started questioning the world around her. What happened to her mom? Why is everyone confined to grim living spaces and made to eat the same food cubes every day? Why was her own baby taken from her to be raised in the Children’s Village? And are those who got away during the Relocations—the so-called shadow people—merely a rumor? When Emmeline’s questions lead to the realization that she will never see her child again, she decides to escape the Compound. Fleeing the armed enforcers of the Earth Protection Agency, and facing the unknown for the first time in their lives, Emmeline and her partner David run into the shadows in the desperate hope of finding something they’d only heard stories about from those who’d lived before the Relocations: freedom.

From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21

From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1134056370
Author: William M. Lafferty,Katarina Eckerberg
Publisher: Routledge
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From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21 by William M. Lafferty,Katarina Eckerberg Book Resume:

This collection of in-depth case studies emphasizes the diversity and inventiveness of local initiatives since the Rio 'Earth Summit' within different national settings. From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21offers a realistic counterpoint to the official monitoring and assessment procedures of national governments and international bodies. It highlights the problems of assessment and policy evaluation and clearly sets out the policy stages necessary for more effective realization of Local Agenda 21 objectives.

The Transition to Sustainability

The Transition to Sustainability [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1134181744
Author: Timothy O'Riordan
Publisher: Routledge
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The Transition to Sustainability by Timothy O'Riordan Book Resume:

The Transition to Sustainability 'details how all nations are repositioning their economies, their societies and their collective purpose to maintain all life on Earth, peacefully, healthily, equitably and with sufficient wealth to ensure that all are content in their survival.' From the Preface The governments of Europe are committed, in principle, to the implementation of sustainable development policies. What will this mean in practice? Most importantly, how compatible is such implementation with other commitments to economic growth and competitive markets? Can it be achieved, and what are the implications for all other policy areas? This book looks at the implications for government, business, taxation, planning, measures of change and local communities within the European Union. Country case studies include Germany, Norway, Greece, Portugal and the UK. The Editors conclude by giving an overview of progress so far, and offer pointers for the future. Policy makers, researchers and students across the range of social sciences will find this a valuable and groundbreaking book.

Agenda 21

Agenda 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1476717001
Author: Glenn Beck,Harriet Parke
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
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Agenda 21 by Glenn Beck,Harriet Parke Book Resume:

A postapocalyptic thriller from #1 bestselling author Glenn Beck. “I was just a baby when we were relocated and I don’t remember much. Everybody has that black hole at the beginning of their life. That time you can’t remember. Your first step. Your first taste of table food. My real memories begin in our assigned living area in Compound 14.” Just a generation ago, this place was called America. Now, after the worldwide implementation of a UN-led program called Agenda 21, it’s simply known as “the Republic.” There is no president. No Congress. No Supreme Court. No freedom. There are only the Authorities. Citizens have two primary goals in the new Republic: to create clean energy and to create new human life. Those who cannot do either are of no use to society. This bleak and barren existence is all that eighteen-year-old Emmeline has ever known. She dutifully walks her energy board daily and accepts all male pairings assigned to her by the Authorities. Like most citizens, she keeps her head down and her eyes closed. Until the day they come for her mother. “You save what you think you’re going to lose.” Woken up to the harsh reality of her life and her family’s future inside the Republic, Emmeline begins to search for the truth. Why are all citizens confined to ubiquitous concrete living spaces? Why are Compounds guarded by Gatekeepers who track all movements? Why are food, water and energy rationed so strictly? And, most important, why are babies taken from their mothers at birth? As Emmeline begins to understand the true objectives of Agenda 21 she realizes that she is up against far more than she ever thought. With the Authorities closing in, and nowhere to run, Emmeline embarks on an audacious plan to save her family and expose the Republic—but is she already too late?

From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21

From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1134056370
Author: William M. Lafferty,Katarina Eckerberg
Publisher: Routledge
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From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21 by William M. Lafferty,Katarina Eckerberg Book Resume:

This collection of in-depth case studies emphasizes the diversity and inventiveness of local initiatives since the Rio 'Earth Summit' within different national settings. From the Earth Summit to Local Agenda 21offers a realistic counterpoint to the official monitoring and assessment procedures of national governments and international bodies. It highlights the problems of assessment and policy evaluation and clearly sets out the policy stages necessary for more effective realization of Local Agenda 21 objectives.

Living with Agenda 21

Living with Agenda 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1479711721
Author: Dr. H. Lawrence Zillmer
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
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Living with Agenda 21 by Dr. H. Lawrence Zillmer Book Resume:

The United States has surrendered to a foreign power! Impossible! But true! Agenda 21 is a United Nations program, inaugurated in 1992 and signed by our delegates. It became our law through executive order 12858 issued by Bill Clinton. The Obama administration is working feverishly to carry out this program through more than 900 executive orders designed by the fifty plus czars. Most people have never heard of Agenda 21. This administration is quietly at work turning us into a socialist state. To save our freedoms we must know what is being foisted on us even as you read this.

Urban Future 21

Urban Future 21 [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1136369368
Author: Peter Hall,Ulrich Pfeiffer
Publisher: Routledge
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Urban Future 21 by Peter Hall,Ulrich Pfeiffer Book Resume:

Prepared for the World Commission on Twenty-First Century Urbanization Conference in Berlin in July 2000. This book is an entirely new and comprehensive review of the state of world urban development at the millennium and a forecast of the main issues that will dominate urban debates in the next 25 years. It is the most significant book on cities and city planning problems to appear for many years.

Our Common Agenda - Report of the Secretary-General

Our Common Agenda - Report of the Secretary-General [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 9213583893
Author: United Nations
Publisher: United Nations
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Our Common Agenda - Report of the Secretary-General by United Nations Book Resume:

On the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United Nations, the world has faced its biggest shared test since the Second World War in the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. Yet while our welfare, and indeed the permanence of human life, depend on us working together, international cooperation has never been harder to achieve. This report answers a call from UN Member States to provide recommendations to advance our common agenda and to respond to current and future challenges. Its proposals are grounded in a renewal of the social contract, adapted to the challenges of this century, taking into account younger and future generations, complemented by a new global deal to better protect the global commons and deliver global public goods. Through a deepening of solidarity—at the national level, between generations, and in the multilateral system—Our Common Agenda provides a path forward to a greener, safer and better future.

The Agenda

The Agenda [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0609504452
Author: Michael Hammer
Publisher: Currency
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The Agenda by Michael Hammer Book Resume:

The agenda: nine powerful and practical business ideas for today’s world of fierce competitors and even fiercer customers. These are tough times for business. Pressures from all sides are greater than ever. The old solutions don’t work anymore, and the silver bullets of the late 1990s have proven to be hollow. Serious businesspeople know there is no simple solution, no single answer. They need a whole tool kit of new ideas and new techniques. That’s what The Agenda delivers. Michael Hammer, author of Reengineering the Corporation, the defining business book of the 1990s, has uncovered the secrets of today’s best companies. He has worked long and hard to identify how these companies consistently out-execute their competitors, and he reveals what he has learned in The Agenda. This breakthrough book spells out an action plan for the twenty-first century. Here’s a sampling: * Make life easy for your customers. Your customers’ biggest gripe is not that your products are bad, but that it is too tough to order, receive, and pay for them. In short, you are a royal pain to do business with. You need to take a hard look at how you operate from your customers’ point of view and redesign how you work to save them time, money, and frustration. In other words, run your business for their convenience, not yours. * Become a process fanatic. Process is the Clark Kent of business ideas. Seemingly mild and unassuming, process is a revolutionary way of thinking about work in customer terms. It blows away overhead and cost, confusion and delay. It is the discipline that makes outstanding performance a matter of design rather than luck. Process is the way to make both customers and shareholders happy and to keep them that way on a sustained basis. * Measure like you mean it. Most business measurements are worthless. They tell you what happened in the past (sort of), but offer few if any clues about how to make things better in the future. To come up with useful measurements, you need to create a model of your business that ties overall goals to the things you actually control. You need to measure these (and only these) things carefully and base your actions on what you learn. Measure to improve, not just to measure. * Don’t just talk teamwork–live it. You expect teamwork and cooperation from the front lines, and you need to demand the same from yourself and your colleagues. The days of the proudly independent business manager running a sharply defined unit are over. * Link companies together through the Internet. Break down the walls that separate you from other companies, walls that create huge amounts of inefficiency and overhead. Change your distribution channel from a series of resellers into a community that works together to serve the final customer. Redesign your operations in tandem with those of your suppliers and customers. Stop seeing yourself as a self-contained unit that creates a product on its own, and get used to the idea of virtually integrating with others. The Agenda will forever change the way you think about business.

The Gender and Security Agenda

The Gender and Security Agenda [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1000073955
Author: Chantal de Jonge Oudraat,Michael E. Brown
Publisher: Routledge
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The Gender and Security Agenda by Chantal de Jonge Oudraat,Michael E. Brown Book Resume:

This book examines the gender dimensions of a wide array of national and international security challenges. The volume examines gender dynamics in ten issue areas in both the traditional and human security sub-fields: armed conflict, post-conflict, terrorism, military organizations, movement of people, development, environment, humanitarian emergencies, human rights, governance. The contributions show how gender affects security and how security problems affect gender issues. Each chapter also examines a common set of key factors across the issue areas: obstacles to progress, drivers of progress and long-term strategies for progress in the 21st century. The volume develops key scholarship on the gender dimensions of security challenges and thereby provides a foundation for improved strategies and policy directions going forward. The lesson to be drawn from this study is clear: if scholars, policymakers and citizens care about these issues, then they need to think about both security and gender. This will be of much interest to students of gender studies, security studies, human security and International Relations in general.

China's Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development

China's Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 9780765631466
Author: Kristen A. Day
Publisher: M.E. Sharpe
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China's Environment and the Challenge of Sustainable Development by Kristen A. Day Book Resume:

China has been experiencing extraordinary economic growth for over two decades. Behind the remarkable statistics, however, it is facing a pressing issue: balancing its economic development needs with protecting its environmental resources. The environmental issue in China has a profound impact on the rest of the world as well, in such concerns as global warning and ethical and legal considerations about environmental enforcement. This book covers a broad range of topics, from specific environmental assessments in key sectors (i.e. desertification) to the policy implications of China's entry into the WTO. The contributors include scholars, government officials, business consultants, environmental science and technology experts, and others based in China and the United States. Sharing perspectives that reflect their diverse backgrounds, these experts offer valuable insights for handling the emerging opportunities and challenges of doing business in China.

Will China Save the Planet?

Will China Save the Planet? [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1509532668
Author: Barbara Finamore
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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Will China Save the Planet? by Barbara Finamore Book Resume:

Now that Trump has turned the United States into a global climate outcast, will China take the lead in saving our planet from environmental catastrophe? Many signs point to yes. China, the world's largest carbon emitter, is leading a global clean energy revolution, phasing out coal consumption and leading the development of a global system of green finance. But as leading China environmental expert Barbara Finamore explains, it is anything but easy. The fundamental economic and political challenges that China faces in addressing its domestic environmental crisis threaten to derail its low-carbon energy transition. Yet there is reason for hope. China's leaders understand that transforming the world's second largest economy from one dependent on highly polluting heavy industry to one focused on clean energy, services and innovation is essential, not only to the future of the planet, but to China's own prosperity.

The Human Sustainable City

The Human Sustainable City [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1351773380
Author: Bruno Forte,Maria Cerreta,Pasquale De Toro
Publisher: Routledge
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The Human Sustainable City by Bruno Forte,Maria Cerreta,Pasquale De Toro Book Resume:

This title was first published in 2003. Seven years after Habitat II culminated with the Istanbul agreement on Sustainable Urban Development, this book brings together many of the world's leading experts from the fields of architecture, urban planning, economics, sociology, politics, environment and geography to assess the successes and failures in fulfilling the objectives decided upon at this historic meeting. Illustrated with a wide range of case studies, this volume is divided into three main sections; firstly examining the challenges, secondly, the approaches, and finally, the practices. The book represents a critical appraisal not only of the issues related to urban development but also of the modalities to face these issues from real examples, these in return can be used as starting points to construct new 'real utopias' or at least, to future 'best practices'.

Greening People

Greening People [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1351283030
Author: Walter Wehrmeyer
Publisher: Routledge
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Greening People by Walter Wehrmeyer Book Resume:

This major collection examines both the human resource dimensions of environmental management and how environmental management impacts on human resource departments. Contributions from international experts in both academia and business look at current theory and best practice in environmental TQM, education, training and communications. Greening People argues that, if a company is to adopt an environmentally-aware approach to its activities, the employees are the key to success or failure. Realistically, it is only through the energy, performance and personal commitment of each employee within an organization that business will move towards sustainable industrial development. This book provides an important angle on the new complexities faced by environmental managers and human resource professionals and offers practical solutions drawn from some of the leading lights in the corporate environmental revolution. Greening People is divided into four parts. Part 1 demonstrates the relationship between human resource management and environmental management. Part 2 provides insight into the psychological make-up of contemporary staff that may foster or hinder company-wide implementation of environmental measures, and Part 3 addresses the shortcomings of current management training programmes and suggests new approaches for effective implementation of environmental human resource management. Finally, a selection of excellent case studies demonstrates how the concepts are being implemented in companies and local authorities.

A New Era in Global Health

A New Era in Global Health [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 082619012X
Author: William Rosa, MS, RN, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, FCCM, Caritas Coach
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
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A New Era in Global Health by William Rosa, MS, RN, AGPCNP-BC, ACHPN, FCCM, Caritas Coach Book Resume:

Explores the great potential for nursing involvement in promoting global health. This unique text elucidates the relationship between global nursing and global health, underscoring the significance of nurses’ contributions in furthering the Post-2015 Agenda of the United Nations regarding global health infrastructures, and examining myriad opportunities for nurses to promote the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and foster health and healthy environments worldwide. While past nursing literature has emphasized nursing’s potential involvement and influence in the global arena, this is the first book to identify, validate, and promote nurses’ proactive and multidimensional work in furthering current transnational goals for advancing health on a global scale. The book includes an introduction to global health, clarification of terms and roles, perspectives on education, research, and theory related to global nursing, a history of the partnership between the United Nations and the nursing profession, an in-depth exploration of the 17 SDGs and relevant nursing tasks, as well as several chapters on creating a vision for 2030 and beyond. It is based on recent and emerging developments in the transnational nursing community, and establishes, through the writings of esteemed global health and nursing scholars, a holistic dialogue about opportunities for nurses to expand their roles as change agents and leaders in the cross-cultural and global context. The personal reflections of contributors animate such topics as global health ethics, the role of caring in a sustainable world, creating a shared humanity, cultural humility, and many others. Key Features: Examines, for the first time, nursing’s role in each of the 17 SDGs Integrates international initiatives delineating nursing’s role in the future of global health Creates opportunities for nurses to redefine their contributions to global health Includes personal reflections to broaden perspectives and invite transnational approaches to professional development Distills short, practical, and evidence-based chapters describing global opportunities for nurses in practice, education, and research

L'agenda 21 scolaire de seconde génération

L'agenda 21 scolaire de seconde génération [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 2140025784
Author: Esoh Elamé
Publisher: Editions L\'Harmattan
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L'agenda 21 scolaire de seconde génération by Esoh Elamé Book Resume:

On en parle de plus en plus de l'Agenda 21 scolaire comme d'un outil d'éducation au développement durable en milieu scolaire. Le présent ouvrage se propose de faire le point sur cette notion en montrant qu'il s'agit plutôt d'un outil de planification stratégique du développement durable en milieu scolaire. Fruit d'un projet européen ayant mobilisé plus d'une cinquantaine d'écoles françaises, portugaises, bulgares, italiennes, roumaines, camerounaises et burkinabés, ce livre fournit les clés pour faire du développement durable à l'école.

The Politics of the Sustainable Development Goals

The Politics of the Sustainable Development Goals [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1000395669
Author: Magdalena Bexell,Kristina Jönsson
Publisher: Routledge
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The Politics of the Sustainable Development Goals by Magdalena Bexell,Kristina Jönsson Book Resume:

This book draws attention to political aspects of sustainable development goal-setting, exploring the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the global-national nexus during their first five years. After broad global deliberation and political negotiations, the 2030 Agenda and its SDGs were adopted in the United Nations (UN) General Assembly in 2015, and by now many countries have political structures in place for working towards their realisation. This book explores three concepts to call attention to the political qualities of processes related to the SDGs: legitimacy, responsibility, and accountability. Legitimacy is required to obtain broad political ownership for policy goals in order for them to become effective in addressing cross-border sustainability challenges. Responsibility needs to be clearly distributed among political institutions if a long-term set of broad goals such as the SDGs are to be realised. Accountability to the public is the retrospective mirror of political responsibility. The Politics of the Sustainable Development Goals contributes new knowledge on political processes at the nexus of global and national levels, focussing on three countries at different levels of socio-economic development and democratisation: namely Ghana, Tanzania, and Sweden. These countries illustrate a variety of challenges related to the realisation of the SDGs. This book will be of great interest to students and scholars of sustainable development, international organisations, and global politics.

Stakeholder Capitalism

Stakeholder Capitalism [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1119756146
Author: Klaus Schwab
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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Stakeholder Capitalism by Klaus Schwab Book Resume:

Reimagining our global economy so it becomes more sustainable and prosperous for all Our global economic system is broken. But we can replace the current picture of global upheaval, unsustainability, and uncertainty with one of an economy that works for all people, and the planet. First, we must eliminate rising income inequality within societies where productivity and wage growth has slowed. Second, we must reduce the dampening effect of monopoly market power wielded by large corporations on innovation and productivity gains. And finally, the short-sighted exploitation of natural resources that is corroding the environment and affecting the lives of many for the worse must end. The debate over the causes of the broken economy—laissez-faire government, poorly managed globalization, the rise of technology in favor of the few, or yet another reason—is wide open. Stakeholder Capitalism: A Global Economy that Works for Progress, People and Planet argues convincingly that if we don't start with recognizing the true shape of our problems, our current system will continue to fail us. To help us see our challenges more clearly, Schwab—the Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum—looks for the real causes of our system's shortcomings, and for solutions in best practices from around the world in places as diverse as China, Denmark, Ethiopia, Germany, Indonesia, New Zealand, and Singapore. And in doing so, Schwab finds emerging examples of new ways of doing things that provide grounds for hope, including: Individual agency: how countries and policies can make a difference against large external forces A clearly defined social contract: agreement on shared values and goals allows government, business, and individuals to produce the most optimal outcomes Planning for future generations: short-sighted presentism harms our shared future, and that of those yet to be born Better measures of economic success: move beyond a myopic focus on GDP to more complete, human-scaled measures of societal flourishing By accurately describing our real situation, Stakeholder Capitalism is able to pinpoint achievable ways to deal with our problems. Chapter by chapter, Professor Schwab shows us that there are ways for everyone at all levels of society to reshape the broken pieces of the global economy and—country by country, company by company, and citizen by citizen—glue them back together in a way that benefits us all.

The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development

The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0191510416
Author: Jorge E. Viñuales
Publisher: OUP Oxford
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The Rio Declaration on Environment and Development by Jorge E. Viñuales Book Resume:

The international community has long grappled with the issue of safeguarding the environment and encouraging sustainable development, often with little result. The 1992 Rio Declaration on Environment and Development was an emphatic attempt to address this issue, setting down 27 key principles for the international community to follow. These principles define the rights of people to sustainable development, and the responsibilities of states to safeguard the common environment. The Rio Declaration established that long term economic progress required a connection to environmental protection. It was designed as an authoritative and comprehensive statement of the principles of sustainable development law, an instrument to take stock of the past international and domestic practice, a guide for the design of new multilateral environmental regimes, and as a reference for litigation. This commentary provides an authoritative and comprehensive overview of the principles of the Declaration, written by over thirty inter-disciplinary contributors, including both leading practitioners and academics. Each principle is analysed in light of its origins and rationale. The book investigates each principle's travaux préparatoires setting out the main points of controversy and the position of different countries or groups. It analyses the scope and dimensions of each principle, providing an in-depth understanding of its legal effects, including whether it can be relied before a domestic or international court. It also assesses the impact of the principles on subsequent soft law and treaty development, as well as domestic and international jurisprudence. The authors demonstrate the ways in which the principles interact with each other, and finally provide a detailed analysis of the shortcomings and future potential of each principle. This book will be of vital importance to practitioners, scholars, and students of international environomental law and sustainable development.

Japan’s Environmental Politics and Governance

Japan’s Environmental Politics and Governance [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1317517784
Author: Yasuo Takao
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
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Japan’s Environmental Politics and Governance by Yasuo Takao Book Resume:

Environmental issues stretch across scales of geographic space and require action at multiple levels of jurisdiction, including the individual level, community level, national level, and global level. Much of the scholarly work surrounding new approaches to environmental governance tends to overlook the role of sub-national governments, but this study examines the potential of sub-national participation to make policy choices which are congruent with global strategies and national mandates. This book investigates the emerging actors and new channels of Japan’s environmental governance which has been taking shape within an increasingly globalized international system. By analysing this important new phenomenon, it sheds light on the changing nature of Japan’s environmental policy and politics, and shows how the links between global strategies, national mandates and local action serve as an influential factor in Japan’s changing structures of environmental governance. Further, it demonstrates that decision-making competencies are shared between actors operating at different levels and in new spheres of authority, resulting from collaboration between state and non-state actors. It highlights a number of the problems, challenges, and critiques of the actors in environmental governance, as well as raising new empirical and theoretical puzzles for the future study of governance over environmental and global issues. Finally, it concludes that changes in the tiers and new spheres of authority are leading the nation towards an environmentally stable future positioned within socio-economic and political constraints. Demonstrating that bridging policy gaps between local action, national policy and global strategies is potentially a way of reinventing environmental policy, this book will be of interest to students and scholars of Environmental Studies, Environmental Politics and Japanese Politics.

Urban Infrastructure in Transition

Urban Infrastructure in Transition [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1134941730
Author: Timothy Moss,Simon Marvin
Publisher: Routledge
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Urban Infrastructure in Transition by Timothy Moss,Simon Marvin Book Resume:

Achieving sustainable energy and resource use is vital if cities are to thrive or even function in the long term. Focusing on cities in the United Kingdom, Germany and Denmark, this book examines the mounting pressures for changes in the management style of utility services in Europe, pressures that stem from a wide range of sources such as liberalization and privatization of markets, tighter environmental standards, new economic incentives, competing technologies and changing consumption patterns. The authors show how changes in the management of utility services can contribute to achieving greater sustainability in urban regions. Whilst more efficient technology has a part to play, truly significant improvements in quality of life will be delivered only when the flow of material and energy through cities is focused on the goal of sustainability in each local context.

Agendas for Sustainability

Agendas for Sustainability [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1134732724
Author: Mary MacDonald
Publisher: Routledge
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Agendas for Sustainability by Mary MacDonald Book Resume:

Agendas and Sustainability considers the processes used for devising global environment and development agendas and provides practical suggestions for their future development and influence. A collaboration of the latest research from the Stockholm Environment Institute and the Earth Council, the book presents similarities and differences in problem definition, objectives, principles, priorities and actions across eleven of the major agendas put forward for environment and development after Rio. Points of divergence and areas of common ground are investigated for over 30 environment and development-related topics, such as biodiversity, consumption patterns, trade, urbanization, population, education, deforestation and water resources.

OUR FRAGILE WORLD: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development - Volume I

OUR FRAGILE WORLD: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development - Volume I [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0953494462
Author: M. K. Tolba
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OUR FRAGILE WORLD: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development - Volume I by M. K. Tolba Book Resume:

This publication, Our Fragile World: Challenges and Opportunities for Sustainable Development, presents perspectives of several important subjects that are covered in greater detail and depth in the Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS). The contributions to the two volumes provide an integrated presentation of knowledge and worldviews related to the state of: Earth's natural resources, social resources, institutional resources, and economic and financial resources. They present the vision and thinking of over 200 authors in support of efforts to solve the complex problems connected with sustainable development, and to secure perennial life support on "The Blue Planet'. These contributions are holistic, informative, forward looking, and will be of interest to a broad readership. This volume presents contributions with focus on the Natural and Social Dimensions of sustainable Development in to two sections: NATURAL SYSTEMS AND RESOURCES (Natural Systems and Climate Change ; - Natural Resources Management). - SOCIO-CULTURAL ISSUES (Human Security, Peace, and Socio-Cultural issues; Equity and Ethical issues).

Down to Earth

Down to Earth [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 9780309169257
Author: National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Board on Earth Sciences and Resources,Mapping Science Committee,Committee on Geography,Committee on the Geographic Foundation for Agenda 21
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In 1992, world leaders adopted Agenda 21, the work program of the 1992 U.N. Conference on Environment and Development. This landmark event provided a political foundation and action items to facilitate the global transition toward sustainable development. The international community marked the tenth anniversary of this conference in Johannesburg, South Africa, in August 2002. Down to Earth, a component of the U.S. State Department's "Geographic Information for Sustainable Development" project for the World Summit, focuses on sub-Saharan Africa with examples drawn from case-study regions where the U.S. Agency for International Development and other agencies have broad experience. Although African countries are the geographic focus of the study, the report has broader applicability. Down to Earth summarizes the importance and applicability of geographic data for sustainable development and draws on experiences in African countries to examine how future sources and applications of geographic data could provide reliable support to decision-makers as they work towards sustainable development. The committee emphasizes the potential of new technologies, such as satellite remote-sensing systems and geographic information systems, that have revolutionized data collection and analysis over the last decade.

A New Agenda for Sustainability

A New Agenda for Sustainability [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1317187393
Author: Bo Elling,Erling Jelsøe
Publisher: Routledge
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A New Agenda for Sustainability by Bo Elling,Erling Jelsøe Book Resume:

Two decades after the Brundtland Commission's Report "Our Common Future" adopted the concept of 'sustainable development', this book provides a renewal of the concept exploring the potential for new practices and fields for those involved in sustainability activity. The book addresses a number of themes concerning firstly, the provision of a "next generation perspective", which was a central, and still unresolved, notion of the original Brundtland definition and, secondly the provision of new milestones for policy and research that can expand the discussion on this second generation concept on sustainability. The material dealt with in the book offers a wide variety of perspectives on sustainability and reflects the importance of interdisciplinary and transdiciplinary work in the field. Suggesting targets for future analytical and political efforts in achieving global sustainability, this book offers new analytical opportunities for holistic politics and research at a general and sector level.

Implementing Sustainable Development

Implementing Sustainable Development [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0191522279
Author: William M. Lafferty,James Meadowcroft
Publisher: OUP Oxford
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Implementing Sustainable Development by William M. Lafferty,James Meadowcroft Book Resume:

At the Rio Earth Summit in 1992, political leaders from more than a hundred countries made a formal commitment to intensify efforts to resolve global environment and development problems and to strive for sustainable development. This volume examines how governments in the developed industrial world have responded to the challenge of sustainable development since it was catapulted into the international stage. It focuses on the central government engagement with sustainable development in Australia, Canada, Japan, Norway, the Netherlands, Sweden, the United Kingdom, the United States, and the European Union. The study shows that sustainable development has been integrated into governmental idiom in most jurisdictions and has come to be associated with a series of changes to the structures and approached deployed to manage environmental problems. Yet, it also reveals significant differences of interpretation and priority, and in enthusiasm with which sustainable development has been received.

Annual Report on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises 2005 Corporate Responsibility in the Developing World

Annual Report on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises 2005 Corporate Responsibility in the Developing World [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 9264014578
Author: OECD
Publisher: OECD Publishing
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Annual Report on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises 2005 Corporate Responsibility in the Developing World by OECD Book Resume:

This book provides an account of what governments have been doing to enhance the contribution of the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises along with a special report on corporate responsibility in the developing world.

Chemicals, Environment, Health

Chemicals, Environment, Health [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1420084704
Author: Philip Wexler,Jan van der Kolk,Asish Mohapatra,Ravi Agarwal
Publisher: CRC Press
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Chemicals, Environment, Health by Philip Wexler,Jan van der Kolk,Asish Mohapatra,Ravi Agarwal Book Resume:

The past 40 years have seen a phenomenal growth in globally oriented public and private initiatives related to chemical and environmental issues. The groundbreaking 1972 United Nations Conference on the Human Environment held in Stockholm was the event responsible for initiating framework for global environmental policies, including those addressing chemical safety. It gave rise to the first World Environment Day and the creation of the United Nations Environment Programme, leading the way to the acknowledgement that sustainable development is the most logical and viable pathway to preserve and enhance our environment for future generations. Chemicals, Environment, Health: A Global Management Perspective presents an overview of the noteworthy conferences, organizations, and international treaties that focus on chemicals management and policy. It takes into account special challenges faced by developing countries regarding chemicals safety. From the Stockholm Conference to follow-ups in Rio and Johannesburg, it provides concise coverage of a vast swath of information. It highlights pivotal agreements such as the Basel, Rotterdam, and Stockholm Conventions, the more expansive Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management, as well as key regional agreements such as the European Union’s REACH legislation. The book includes invited essays in areas such as emergencies and financing instruments, and offers a clear look at future challenges and opportunities. Written by a team of authors from all continents, with backgrounds in international organizations, national governments, academia, industry, and NGOs, the book reflects a wide experience from a multitude of perspectives. A valuable guidebook to global chemicals management cooperation, this book reviews and analyzes multi-lateral efforts established to address the potential risks of chemicals on the world stage.

Forests in International Law

Forests in International Law [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 3319149504
Author: Anja Eikermann
Publisher: Springer
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Forests in International Law by Anja Eikermann Book Resume:

This book investigates the potential need for an international convention on forests and establishes a multifunctional concept of forests as a cornerstone for international forest regulation. Accordingly, it examines a variety of international instruments pertaining directly or indirectly to forests and explores their entangled, fragmented nature. While contending that the lack of consistency in international law impedes the development of a stand-alone international forest convention, at the same time it argues that the lessons learned from fragmentation as well as from the history of forest discourse on the international level open up new options for the regulation of forests in international law, based on (new) concepts of coordination and cooperation.

African Foreign Policy and Diplomacy from Antiquity to the 21st Century [2 volumes]

African Foreign Policy and Diplomacy from Antiquity to the 21st Century [2 volumes] [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0313379831
Author: Daniel Don Nanjira
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
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African Foreign Policy and Diplomacy from Antiquity to the 21st Century [2 volumes] by Daniel Don Nanjira Book Resume:

This book offers a continent-wide examination of Africa's foreign policy and diplomacy, addressing the relevance of its many languages, precolonial history, traditional value systems, and previous international relationships. • Presents an exhaustive assessment of all the African nations and their international relations from the perspective of African history and the continent's traditions of statecraft • Contains fascinating information regarding Africa's natural resource base, its status as the "Cradle of Humankind," descriptions of Africa as ''The Dark Continent," Africa's paradoxes, and the reasons for Africa's isolation, exploitation, impoverishment, and marginalization • Six charts provide handy reference to topics such as territories and regions adjacent to Africa in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, dates of independence, status, and leaders of African countries at independence and now, and years of political independence of Sub-Saharan African countries • Includes six useful maps, including a world map and physical, historical, colonial, regional and political maps of Africa

Brooklyn’s Bushwick - Urban Renewal in New York, USA

Brooklyn’s Bushwick - Urban Renewal in New York, USA [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 3319057626
Author: Raymond Charles Rauscher,Salim Momtaz
Publisher: Springer
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Brooklyn’s Bushwick - Urban Renewal in New York, USA by Raymond Charles Rauscher,Salim Momtaz Book Resume:

This book offers an extended case study of the urban community of Bushwick, located in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The authors begin with a broad review of the history of Bushwick and Brooklyn, from before the earliest European settlements of the 1600s, through the 18th and 19th centuries and up the 1960s. Chapter Two begins by tracing the steep decline of the community, which culminated in catastrophic fires and looting in the wake of New York’s electrical blackout of 1977 and goes on to describe the beginnings of urban planning and renewal efforts which launched the recovery of Bushwick in the 1980s to early 2000s. Chapter Three steps back from the immediacy of the community to discuss urban change from a theoretical perspective. The authors outline advances in ‘sustainable urban planning’ and describe how these apply to Bushwick and the wider Brooklyn community. Chapter Four offers a detailed examination of the intent and function of New York’s community board planning system, known as the Charter 197-a program. In Chapter Five the authors examine the 197-a planning process and its application in the areas of Bushwick, Williamsburg and Greenpoint in Northeast Brooklyn; Brooklyn Downtown and in Southeast Brooklyn including Coney Island. The following chapter examines a number of innovative Bushwick high schools that offer practical experience in urban planning. Drawing the urban planning experiences together, the book concludes with a look at future directions in city renewal. Emphasis here is placed on ‘sustainable urban planning’ and the lessons to be learned from the experience of Bushwick and Brooklyn. The specifics of urban planning and renewal are illustrated with tables and figures. The details of planning are informed by an overarching sense of history, beginning with the dedication of the book to the memory of six Universalist writers associated with New York: Henry Thoreau, Helena Blavatsky, Henry George, Henry Miller, Arthur Miller and Walt Whitman. A rich trove of historical materials, ranging from family sketches to school rosters to rarely seen photographs, helps to keep the survey and analysis of urban planning grounded in the lives of Bushwick’s residents, past, present and future.

The New World Order

The New World Order [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 0967346673
Author: Mark Dice
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What is the New World Order? Proponents say that it's an anticipated new era of global cooperation between diverse nations and cultures aimed at ushering in a utopia providing all the earth's citizens with everything they need. Detractors claim it's the systematic take-over by secret societies, quasi-government entities and corporations who are covertly organizing a global socialist all-powerful government which aims to regulate every aspect of citizens lives, rendering them a perpetual working-class while the elite leadership lives in luxury. Conspiracy theory expert Mark Dice looks at the evidence, claims, and conspiracy theories as he takes you down the rabbit hole to The New World Order. TOPICS: - Calls for a New World Order by Politicians and Businessmen. - World Governed by the Elite Through Occult Secret Societies - Mainstream Media Controlled by the Elite - High Level Officials and Institutions are Above the Law - Why Immorality and Destructive Behavior is Encouraged - Banking, Money, and Taxes - One World Currency - Population Reduction - One World Religion - A Coming Global Dictator Who Will Claim to be God - Global Police and Military Force - A Nation of Spies and Culture of Fear - Elimination of the Right to Bear Arms - Elimination of National Sovereignty - Monitoring the Population with Big Brother - A Medicated and Sedated Population - Weather Weapons and Chemtrails - Nephilim and Anunnaki - Satanism and Luciferianism - Underground Bases and Tunnels - And More By the author of The Illuminati: Facts & Fiction

Umweltsnder vs. Naturfreunde? Eine Diskursanalyse der Lokalen Agenda-21-Prozesse in Nakuru (Kenia) und Ingolstadt (Deutschland) unter besonderer Beobachtung ”kologischer Aspekte

Umweltsnder vs. Naturfreunde? Eine Diskursanalyse der Lokalen Agenda-21-Prozesse in Nakuru (Kenia) und Ingolstadt (Deutschland) unter besonderer Beobachtung ”kologischer Aspekte [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 3955491897
Author: Klabunde M. A. Elfi,Elfi Klabunde
Publisher: Diplomarbeiten Agentur
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Umweltsnder vs. Naturfreunde? Eine Diskursanalyse der Lokalen Agenda-21-Prozesse in Nakuru (Kenia) und Ingolstadt (Deutschland) unter besonderer Beobachtung ”kologischer Aspekte by Klabunde M. A. Elfi,Elfi Klabunde Book Resume:

Armut, Hunger, Krankheit und Analphabetismus: Die Agenda 21 weiát in aller Deutlichkeit auf die globalen Probleme hin, die die Menschheit vor dem Jahrtausendwechsel besch„ftigten. Daran hat sich bis heute wenig ge„ndert. Dabei hatten Experten 1992 optimistisch in die Zukunft geblickt: Die Agenda 21 sollte entscheidende Impulse setzen und richtete sich nicht nur an die L„nder des Sdens, sondern rief durch ihre ”kologische Komponente auch den Norden zum Handeln auf. Dieses Streben nach Inklusion l„sst sich auch in der aktuellen Debatte um die ?sustainable development goals? als Nachfolger der Millenniumentwicklungsziele wiederfinden. Dennoch scheinen sich Lokale Agenda 21-Prozesse in L„ndern des Nordens und des Sdens in ihrer Schwerpunktsetzung grundlegend unterscheiden. Die vorliegende Arbeit besch„ftigt sich daher mit der Frage, ob eine solche generalisierende Kategorisierung haltbar ist. Insbesondere wird er”rtert, ob ”kologische Aspekte wirklich ein zentrales Anliegen der L„nder des Nordens darstellen und in den L„ndern des Sdens weitgehend vernachl„ssigt werden. Eine Antwort auf diese Frage liefert eine Diskursanalyse zweier Modellprozesse in Nakuru und Ingolstadt.

PEACE STUDIES, PUBLIC POLICY AND GLOBAL SECURITY – Volume XI

PEACE STUDIES, PUBLIC POLICY AND GLOBAL SECURITY – Volume XI [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1848263546
Author: Ursula Oswald Spring, Ada Aharoni, Ralph V. Summy, Robert Charles Elliot
Publisher: EOLSS Publications
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PEACE STUDIES, PUBLIC POLICY AND GLOBAL SECURITY – Volume XI by Ursula Oswald Spring, Ada Aharoni, Ralph V. Summy, Robert Charles Elliot Book Resume:

Peace Studies, Public Policy and Global Security is a component of Encyclopedia of Social Sciences and Humanities in the global Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), which is an integrated compendium of twenty one Encyclopedias. The Theme on Peace Studies, Public Policy and Global Security provides the essential aspects and a myriad of issues of great relevance to our world such as: Processes of Peace and Security; International Security, Peace, Development, and Environment; Security Threats, Challenges, Vulnerability and Risks; Sustainable Food and Water Security; World Economic Order. This 11-volume set contains several chapters, each of size 5000-30000 words, with perspectives, issues on Peace studies, Public Policy and Global security. These volumes are aimed at the following five major target audiences: University and College students Educators, Professional practitioners, Research personnel and Policy analysts, managers, and decision makers and NGOs.

Governance for Sustainable Development Five OECD Case Studies

Governance for Sustainable Development Five OECD Case Studies [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 9264194746
Author: OECD
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Governance for Sustainable Development Five OECD Case Studies by OECD Book Resume:

This publication presents five governmental experiments aimed at promoting sustainable development in Canada, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

Adventures in Sustainable Urbanism

Adventures in Sustainable Urbanism [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1438476507
Author: Robert Krueger,Tim Freytag,Samuel Mössner
Publisher: SUNY Press
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Adventures in Sustainable Urbanism by Robert Krueger,Tim Freytag,Samuel Mössner Book Resume:

Opens up new ways of thinking about and debating the consequences of sustainable urbanism as it moves from planning to practice. In the context of urban sustainable development, the “details” of sustainability’s current expressions perpetuate environmental injustice, untenable growth, and the destruction of functioning ecosystems. In response to this state of affairs, Adventures in Sustainable Urbanism aims to prompt new debates about the consequences of sustainable urbanism as it moves from planning to practice. Contributors explore policy, practice, and experience from cities around the world, including Calgary, Christchurch, Dortmund, Vancouver, and others. Written by scholars who live in these cities, chapters offer empirically rich descriptions for opening up new lines of thinking, theorizing, and debate about the sustainable city and its actual material expressions in place. By examining the sustainable city through various analytical framings, contributors urge readers to move from viewing the sustainable city as something everyone can agree on, to a highly politicized and contested process. Additional resources are provided for readers who may wish to extend their own research into a city or theme. Robert Krueger is Associate Professor of Geography at Worcester Polytechnic Institute and the coeditor (with David Gibbs) of The Sustainable Development Paradox: Urban Political Economy in the United States and Europe. Tim Freytag is Professor of Human Geography at the University of Freiburg, Germany. Samuel Mössner is Professor for Planning and Sustainability at the University of Münster, Germany.

The Heritage Strategy Planning Handbook

The Heritage Strategy Planning Handbook [Pdf/ePub] eBook ISBN-10: 1550022830
Author: Marc C. Denhez,Marc Denhez
Publisher: Dundurn
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The Heritage Strategy Planning Handbook by Marc C. Denhez,Marc Denhez Book Resume:

This book summarizes the five major legislative approaches for the conservation and revitalization of buildings and districts.