Sustainable Habitat

Habitat  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Barvaz at April 2, 2018
Habitat

Habitat by Carlo Brenna
Italian | 2013 | ISBN: n/a | 335 pages | PDF | 1.4 MB

Agro-ecological Approaches to Pest Management for Sustainable Agriculture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Feb. 24, 2018
Agro-ecological Approaches to Pest Management for Sustainable Agriculture

Agro-ecological Approaches to Pest Management for Sustainable Agriculture by P. Parvatha Reddy
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9811043248 | 339 Pages | PDF | 24.0 MB

This book outlines a new paradigm, “Agro-ecological Intensification of Crop Protection”, which reduces negative impacts on the environment and enhances the provision of ecosystem services.

Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra - Habitat (2013)  Music

Posted by Domestos at Feb. 19, 2018
Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra - Habitat (2013)

Christine Jensen Jazz Orchestra - Habitat (2013)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) ~ 344.90 Mb | 66:55 | Covers
Modern Creative | Label: Justin Time Records - JTR 8583-2

It may have been the title of her last album—Treelines, Christine Jensen's first large ensemble recording—but there was no song of that name on the 2010 Justin Time release. Instead, it's the lead-off to Habitat, Jensen's second album with her Jazz Orchestra, a commissioned work for the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Jazz Orchestra, its director, Dr. Paul Haar, looking for the Canadian saxophonist/composer to continue the strong work begun on Treelines.
Mainstreaming Climate Co-Benefits in Indian Cities: Post-Habitat III Innovations and Reforms

Mainstreaming Climate Co-Benefits in Indian Cities: Post-Habitat III Innovations and Reforms By Mahendra Sethi
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 383 Pages | ISBN : 9811058156 | 9.52 MB

This volume presents a novel framework to understand urban climate co-benefits in India, that is, tackling climate change and achieving sustainable development goals in cities. It utilizes methods and tools from several assessment frameworks to scientifically evaluate sector co-benefits for informed decision making. The co-benefits approach can lead to significant improvements in the way societies use environmental resources and distribute their outputs.

Sago Palm: Multiple Contributions to Food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 6, 2018
Sago Palm: Multiple Contributions to Food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods

Sago Palm: Multiple Contributions to Food Security and Sustainable Livelihoods By Hiroshi Ehara
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 316 Pages | ISBN : 9811052689 | 17.59 MB

This book addresses a wide variety of events and technologies concerning the sago palm, ranging from its botanical characteristics, culture and use to social conditions in the places where it is grown, in order to provide a record of research findings and to benefit society.
The Northwest Garden Manifesto: Create, Restore, and Maintain A Sustainable Yard

John Albers, "The Northwest Garden Manifesto: Create, Restore, and Maintain A Sustainable Yard"
English | ISBN: 1680511092 | 2018 | EPUB | 224 pages | 163 MB

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.
Managing Water, Soil and Waste Resources to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals (Repost)

Managing Water, Soil and Waste Resources to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals: Monitoring and Implementation of Integrated Resources Management By Stephan Hülsmann
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 166 Pages | ISBN : 331975162X | 5.32 MB

This book explores how integrated management of environmental resources via a Nexus Approach can help to achieve Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It takes a process-oriented view on what should or needs to be done to implement a Nexus Approach and how this relates to SDGs.

Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Business Models: The Case of India (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at May 21, 2018
Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Business Models: The Case of India (Repost)

Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Business Models: The Case of India By Anirudh Agrawal
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 276 Pages | ISBN : 3319744879 | 3.5 MB

Addressing the need for further theorisation and operationalisation of social entrepreneurship in India, this edited collection provides a critical and deeper understanding of the social entrepreneurial ecosystem. Covering topics such as entrepreneurial intentions, empathy, impact investment and standardised social measures, the contributors explore the potential of social entrepreneurship and sustainable business models in an Indian context. Offering empirical cases and presenting a realistic perspective of the social entrepreneurship landscape in India, this collection will undoubtedly be of value to those interested in creating a social and sustainable impact in business and society.