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Life in Our Cities After the Pandemic Life in Our Cities After the Pandemic May 22, 2020 The current pandemic, as many others in history, is likely to reshape a number of aspects of city life and urban management in the foreseeable future.
Amazon Natural Wealth as a basis for Regional Sustainable Development Amazon Natural Wealth as a basis for Regional Sustainable Development September 06, 2019 News reports from the Amazon show satellite images of smoke-covered areas, maps with countless red dots indicating fires, people in despair, forest fires and numbers with different sources and interpretations.
Renewable energy and efficiency for sustainable urban mobility Renewable energy and efficiency for sustainable urban mobility July 25, 2019 One intuitive way to define “energy efficiency” is when more of a given product is produced with the same amount of energy. This type of efficiency is decisive in determining the Load Curve, which is essentially the day-by-day balance between energy …
The Other Side of Biodiversity The Other Side of Biodiversity June 04, 2019 Despite the valuable natural resources the region boasts, biodiversity is not yet recognized as a relevant comparative advantage and a real asset when modelling economic development.
Water in Latin America: Scarcity Amidst Plenty Water in Latin America: Scarcity Amidst Plenty March 22, 2016 Water security is key to unleashing Latin America’s productive potential and ensuring that all its citizens have access to quality water and sanitation services