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Introduction

  • S. Manasi
  • K. V. Raju
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter introduces the challenges of peri-urbanization and its implications with references to climate change. It also introduces the key questions that will be answered in the consecutive chapters on land use change and implications, public-private partnership governance model of health care under the AYUSH program and role of culture in protecting environment and health traditions combating climate change. An introduction to the study area, the semi-arid region of Bengaluru, Jadigenahalli, and methodology is also discussed in-depth in this chapter.

Keywords

Peri-urban Climate change Jadigenahalli gram panchayat 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Manasi
    • 1
  • K. V. Raju
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre for Research in Urban AffairsInstitute for Social and Economic ChangeBengalaruIndia
  2. 2.Policy and Impact, Asia ProgramInternational Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)HyderabadIndia

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