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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-lii
  2. Climate Change Resilience in Transportation, Energy, Forestry, and Water/Coastal Infrastructure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Mustapha Adeojo Ibrahim, Bashir Yusuf Abubakar, Mohammed Lawal Balarabe
      Pages 3-27
    3. Chika Ogbonna, Eike Albrecht, Collins Ugochukwu, Chinedum Nwajiuba, Robert Onyeneke
      Pages 29-49
    4. A. Saleem Khan, Kytt MacManus, Jane Mills, Malgosia Madajewicz, Laxmi Ramasubramanian
      Pages 95-115
    5. Jagriti Kher, Savita Aggarwal, Geeta Punhani, Sakshi Saini
      Pages 149-176
    6. Vignesh Sridharan, Eunice Pereira Ramos, Constantinos Taliotis, Mark Howells, Paul Basudde, Isaac V. Kinhonhi
      Pages 177-205
    7. Adithya Pradyumna, Ramkumar Bendapudi, Dipak Zade, Marcella D’Souza, Premsagar Tasgaonkar
      Pages 207-228
    8. Peni Hausia Havea, Sarah L. Hemstock, Helene Jacot Des Combes
      Pages 229-243
    9. Abeer Ahmed Qaed Ahmed, Kehinde Abraham Odelade, Olubukola Oluranti Babalola
      Pages 381-401
    10. Yasmein Okour, Nicholas B. Rajkovich, Martha Bohm
      Pages 429-445
    11. Mosunmola Lydia Adeleke, O. J. Oluwatosin, O. A. Fagbenro, T. T. Amos, I. A. Ajibefun
      Pages 447-458
    12. Mosunmola Lydia Adeleke, Bosede Olufunmilayo Akinwalere, Kehinde Oluwatosin Olajubu, Gbenga Emmanuel Onibi
      Pages 459-473
    13. Mayowa Fasona, Peter Adegbenga Adeonipekun, Oludare Agboola, Akinlabi Akintuyi, Adedoyin Bello, Oluwatoyin Ogundipe et al.
      Pages 475-497
    14. Laurent Gnonlonfin, Christine N. A. Ouinsavi, Gérard Gouwakinnou, Belarmain A. Fandohan, Towanou Olivier Houetchegnon
      Pages 499-514
    15. A. Jebiwott, G. M. Ogendi, S. M. Makindi, M. O. Esilaba
      Pages 515-536
    16. Safieh Javadinejad, Saeid Eslamian, Kaveh Ostad-Ali-Askari, Mohsen Nekooei, Neda Azam, Hosein Talebmorad et al.
      Pages 607-631
  3. Climate Resilience and Public Safety, Health, Agriculture, Food Security, and Emergency Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 633-633
    2. Arega Shumetie, Kassa Belay, Degye Goshu, Majaliwa Mwanjalolo
      Pages 661-674
    3. Surendra Poonia, A. S. Rao
      Pages 685-698
    4. Abiodun Emmanuel Awoyemi, O. Adeola Olajide
      Pages 749-764
    5. Damilola Grace Ogunrotimi, Joshua Kayode
      Pages 785-796
    6. Winifred Chepkoech, Nancy W. Mungai, Hillary K. Bett, Silke Stöber, Hermann Lotze-Campen
      Pages 845-868
    7. Omonlola Nadine Worou, Jérôme Ebagnerin Tondoh, Josias Sanou, Thomas Gaiser, Pinghouinde Michel Nikiema, Jules Bayala et al.
      Pages 895-916

About this book

Introduction

Climate resilience, or the capacity of socio-ecological systems to adapt and upkeep their functions when facing physical-chemical stress, is a key feature of ecosystems and communities. As the risks and impacts of climate change become more intense and more visible, there is a need to foster a broader understanding of both the impacts of these disruptions to food, water, and energy supplies and to increase resilience at the national and local level.

The Handbook of Climate Change Resilience comprises a diverse body of knowledge, united in the objective of building climate resilience in both the industralised and the developing world. This unique publication will assist scientists, decision-makers and community members to take action to make countries, regions and cities more resilient.

Keywords

Climate Change adaptation Climate change management Sustainable Agriculture Forestry resilience Sustainability water energy food nexus Climate change mitigation Forest management Climate policy Resilience recommendations

Editors and affiliations

  • Walter Leal Filho
    • 1
  1. 1.International Climate Change Information and Research Programme (ICCIRP), Faculty of Life Sciences, Research and Transfer Centre Sustainable Development and Climate Change ManagementHamburg University of Applied SciencesHamburgGermany

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