2014, English, Conference Proceedings edition: The security of water, food, energy and liveability of cities : challenges and opportunities for peri-urban futures / Basant Maheshwari, Ramesh Purohit, Hector Malano, Vijay P. Singh, Priyanie Amerasinghe, editors. Urbanisation of Peri-urban Regions: Challenges and Opportunities for Security of Water, Food and Liveabiiity of Future Cities (Workshop) (2012 : Udaipur, Rajasthan, India)

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The security of water, food, energy and liveability of cities : challenges and opportunities for peri-urban futures / Basant Maheshwari, Ramesh Purohit, Hector Malano, Vijay P. Singh, Priyanie Amerasinghe, editors
 
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  • xix, 489 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm.
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  • Dordrecht : Springer, [2014]
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  • The security of water, food, energy and liveability of cities : challenges and opportunities for peri-urban futures /​ Basant Maheshwari, Ramesh Purohit, Hector Malano, Vijay P. Singh, Priyanie Amerasinghe, editors.
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  • Challenges and opportunities for peri-urban futures : security of water, food, energy and liveability of cities
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  • Urbanisation of Peri-urban Regions: Challenges and Opportunities for Security of Water, Food and Liveabiiity of Future Cities (Workshop) (2012 : Udaipur, Rajasthan, India)
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  • Maheshwari, Basant, (editor.)
  • Urbanisation of Peri-urban Regions: Challenges and Opportunities for Security of Water, Food and Liveability of Future Cities (2012 : Udaipur, India)
Published
  • Dordrecht : Springer, [2014]
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Physical Description
  • xix, 489 pages : illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (black and white, and colour) ; 25 cm.
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  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Challenges and Opportunities for Peri-urban Futures
  • 2.Integrated Water Cycle Modelling of the Urban/​Peri-urban Continuum /​ Hector Malano /​ P. Amerasinghe /​ Ramesh Purohit /​ Vijay P. Singh /​ B. Maheshwari
  • 3.Geo-Social Aspects of Developments in Peri-urban Regions /​ Hector Malano /​ K. Rathnayaka /​ Meenakshi Arora
  • 4.Urbanisation of Peri-urban Regions: Is It a Boon or Threat to the Liveability of Future Cities in India? /​ Govind Singh Bhardwaj
  • 5.The Expanding Urban Fringe: Impacts on Peri-urban Areas, Melbourne, Australia /​ Ramesh Purohit /​ S.K. Shrimali
  • 6.Challenges in the Urban and Peri-urban Transition Zones and Strategies for Sustainable Cities: Experiences from Selected Cities /​ Michael Buxton
  • 7.Managing Threats and Opportunities of Urbanisation for Urban and Peri-urban Agriculture in Tamale, Ghana /​ Ranjana Audichya /​ Arti Arha /​ D.C. Pant
  • Contents note continued: 8.Urbanisation and Its Effects on Water, Food Security and Energy Needs in Iran: A Case Study of City of Shiraz /​ Issahaka Fuseini /​ Adelina Maria Mensah /​ Mathias Fosu /​ Gordana Kranjac-Berisavljevic /​ Edwin Akonno Gyasi /​ Gerald Yiran
  • 9.Thirsty Cities: The Urban Water Footprint and the Peri-urban Interface, a Four City Case Study from West Africa /​ Mansour Esfandiari-Baiat /​ Zahra Barzegar /​ Lotfollah Yousefi /​ Basant Maheshwari
  • 10.Securing Water Supply in Western Sydney: An Analysis of Water Use, Demand and Availability in the South Creek Catchment /​ Olufunke O. Cofie /​ Pay Drechsel /​ Philip Amoah
  • 11.Stormwater Reuse for Sustainable Cities: The South Australian Experience /​ Basant Maheshwari /​ Hector Malano /​ Ranvir Singh
  • 12.Improving the Liveability of Cities: The Role of Solar Energy in Urban and Peri-urban Areas /​ Jennifer McKay /​ Ganesh Keremane /​ Zhifang Wu
  • Contents note continued: 13.Renewable Energy Policies to Shrink the Carbon Footprint in Cities: Developing CSR Programmes /​ D.K. Sharma /​ G. Purohit
  • 14.Perspectives on Urban Sanitation, Liveability and Peri-urban Futures of Indian Cities /​ A.K. Kurchania /​ N.S. Rathore
  • 15.Decentralised Wastewater Management for Improving Sanitation in Peri-urban India /​ Priyanie Amerasinghe /​ Rajiv Raman
  • 16.Wastewater Treatment Capacity, Food Production and Health Risk in Peri-urban Areas: A Comparison of Three Cities /​ Santosh Ojha
  • 17.Urban Agriculture: A Response to the Food Supply Crisis in Kampala City, Uganda /​ Daniel Van Rooijen /​ Ian Smout /​ Pay Drechsel /​ Trent Biggs
  • 18.Feeding Sydney: Assessing the Importance of the City's Peri-urban Farms /​ E.N. Sabiiti /​ C.B. Katongole
  • 19.Who Feeds the Cities? A Comparison of Urban, Peri-urban and Rural Food Flows in Ghana /​ Phillip O'Neill /​ Sarah James
  • Contents note continued: 20.Why and How to Sustain Agriculture Around Our Cities: A Case Study of Sydney, Australia /​ Pay Drechsel
  • 21.Protected Horticulture in Peri-urban Areas: An Alternative for Meeting Future Challenges of Malnutrition and Livelihood Security /​ David Mason /​ Brian Davidson
  • 22.Constraints and Opportunities of Urban and Peri-urban Dairy Production in Central Tigray of Northern Ethiopia /​ R.A. Kaushik /​ K.D. Ameta
  • 23.Challenges and Opportunities for Recycling Excreta for Peri-urban Agriculture in Urbanising Countries /​ Tesfaye Gebrekidane /​ Rohatash Kumar Bhardwaj /​ S.K. Gangwar
  • 24.Nutrient Recycling from Organic Wastes Through Viable Business Models in Peri-urban Areas in Sub-Saharan Africa /​ Olufunke Cofie /​ Daniel Van Rooijen /​ Josiane Nikiema
  • 25.Implications of Labour Migration and Land Use Changes on Food Production in the Peri-urban Area of Rajsamand District of Rajasthan, India: A Case Study /​ G. Danso /​ P. Drechsel
  • Contents note continued: 26.Knowledge Assessment on Climate Change and Urban and Peri-urban Agriculture in Dakar, Senegal /​ P.S. Rao /​ D.C. Pant
  • 27.Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Decentralised Water Supply Strategies in Peri-urban Areas of Sydney /​ Mamadou Khouma /​ Yacine Ndour /​ Marie Sophie Ndong /​ Youga Niang /​ Mouhamadou Dial /​ Idy Niang /​ Mohamed O. Diagne /​ Jean Pierre Yvon Fall /​ Jon Padgham
  • 28.Opportunities and Challenges of Urban and Peri-urban Agriculture to Face Climate Change: A Critical Analysis of Policy and Urban Governance of Dhaka City /​ Lu Aye /​ Bandara Nawarathna /​ Biju George /​ Sudeep Nair /​ Hector Malano
  • 29.System Harmonisation of Land and Water Resources in Peri-urban Regions: Lessons from Western Sydney, Australia /​ Shah Mohammad Ashraful Amin /​ Atiq Rahman
  • 30.Maintaining Landscape Functionality Under Land Use Change /​ B. Maheshwari /​ B. Simmons
  • 31.Importance of Urban Biodiversity: A Case Study of Udaipur, India /​ R.W. Vervoort
  • Contents note continued: 32.Perspective on Water and Biodiversity Issues in Peri-urban Landscapes: A Case Study of Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, India /​ Satya Prakash Mehra /​ Sarita Mehra /​ Krishan Kumar Sharma
  • 33.Developing Law and Governance Strategies for Peri-urban Sustainability /​ Satya Prakash Mehra /​ Santa Mehra
  • 34.Adaptive Governance for Extreme Events in Peri-urban Areas: A Case Study of the Greater Western Sydney /​ Jacqueline Williams /​ Paul Martin
  • 35.Valuing the Water Used in PeH-urban Regions of Hyderabad, India and in Western Sydney, Australia /​ Donna Craig /​ Michael Jeffery
  • 36.Securing Water, Food, Energy and Liveability of Cities: An Epilogue /​ Brian Davidson /​ Hector Malano /​ Petra Hellegers /​ Biju George /​ Bandara Nawarathna.
Notes
  • "This book is a result ot the international workshop titled 'Urbanisation of Peri-urban Regions: Challenges and Opportunities for Security of Water, Food and Liveabiiity of Future Cities' held in February 2012 at Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India." --Page vii.
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  • 9401788774 (hardback)
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