Sustainable Habitat

Microorganisms for Green Revolution: Volume 1: Microbes for Sustainable Crop Production  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 10, 2017
Microorganisms for Green Revolution: Volume 1: Microbes for Sustainable Crop Production

Microorganisms for Green Revolution: Volume 1: Microbes for Sustainable Crop Production By Deepak G. Panpatte
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 449 Pages | ISBN : 9811062404 | 12.38 MB

This book addresses basic and applied aspects of two nexus points of microorganisms in agro-ecosystems, namely their functional role as bio-fertilizers and bio-pesticides. Readers will find detailed information on all of the aspects that are required to make a microbe “agriculturally beneficial.”
"Sustainable Development: Authoritative and Leading Edge Content for Environmental Management" ed. by Sime Curkovic

"Sustainable Development: Authoritative and Leading Edge Content for Environmental Management" ed. by Sime Curkovic
InTeOp | 2012 | ISBN: 9535106821 9789535106821 | 599 pages | PDF | 29 MB

Sustainability implies efforts directed towards preserving the environment, doing more with less (cost savings, profit increasing), reducing dependence on foreign resources including oil, using alternate forms of energy, etc. Researchers are currently working to meet the challenge (e.g., through creating a conducive environment and allocating resources for sustainability-focused curriculum renovations, equipping faculty with the necessary expertise, embedding graduates with requisite skill-sets, and a research base that feeds into classroom teaching, etc.) posed by the rapidly evolving landscape of sustainability.

Bioeconomy: Shaping the Transition to a Sustainable, Biobased Economy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 14, 2017
Bioeconomy: Shaping the Transition to a Sustainable, Biobased Economy

Bioeconomy: Shaping the Transition to a Sustainable, Biobased Economy By Iris Lewandowski
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 355 Pages | ISBN : 3319681516 | 22 MB

This book defines the new field of "Bioeconomy" as the sustainable and innovative use of biomass and biological knowledge to provide food, feed, industrial products, bioenergy and ecological services. The chapters highlight the importance of bioeconomy-related concepts in public, scientific, and political discourse. Using an interdisciplinary approach, the authors outline the dimensions of the bioeconomy as a means of achieving sustainability.

The Pesticide Detox: Towards a More Sustainable Agriculture (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Dec. 13, 2017
The Pesticide Detox: Towards a More Sustainable Agriculture (Repost)

Jules N. Pretty, "The Pesticide Detox: Towards a More Sustainable Agriculture"
2004 | pages: 317 | ISBN: 1844071413 | PDF | 2,2 mb

The Economics Of Sustainable Development (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Dec. 12, 2017
The Economics Of Sustainable Development (Repost)

Sisay Asefa, "The Economics Of Sustainable Development"
English | 2005 | ISBN: 0880993219 | PDF | pages: 200 | 2.0 mb

Sustainable Management of Luxury [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 12, 2017
Sustainable Management of Luxury [Repost]

Miguel Angel Gardetti - Sustainable Management of Luxury
Published: 2017-02-27 | ISBN: 9811029164 | PDF | 510 pages | 8.54 MB

Sustainable Growth in the African Economy: How Durable is Africa’s Recent Performance?  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Dec. 11, 2017
Sustainable Growth in the African Economy: How Durable is Africa’s Recent Performance?

Sustainable Growth in the African Economy: How Durable is Africa’s Recent Performance?
Routledge | English | 2017 | ISBN-10: 1138648582 | 174 pages | PDF | 1.88 mb

by Jeffrey James (Author)

Sustainable Luxury, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Dec. 10, 2017
Sustainable Luxury, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation

Sustainable Luxury, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation By Miguel Angel Gardetti
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 215 Pages | ISBN : 9811067155 | 7.29 MB

This book highlights different roles in entrepreneurship and innovation, based on the act of setting up a new venture in the area of sustainable luxury and fashion, which also involves cognitive and motivational characteristics. It also discusses the fact that many sustainability-promoting innovations require substantial technological advances.
Climate Change, Extreme Events and Disaster Risk Reduction: Towards Sustainable Development Goals

Climate Change, Extreme Events and Disaster Risk Reduction: Towards Sustainable Development Goals By Suraj Mal
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 316 Pages | ISBN : 3319564684 | 33.49 MB

This book discusses the science, causes, impacts and risk reduction strategies for climate change and disasters. It focuses on the use of traditional knowledge, new innovation and education to build a culture of safety and resilience at all levels in order to promote sustainable development goals in general and disaster risk reduction in particular.
Quality of Life in Cities: Equity, Sustainable Development and Happiness from a Policy Perspective

Alessandra Michelangeli, "Quality of Life in Cities: Equity, Sustainable Development and Happiness from a Policy Perspective"
2015 | ISBN-10: 1138790419 | 186 pages | PDF | 2 MB