Conscious Coastal Cities: Sustainability, Blue Green Growth, by Voula P. Mega

By Voula P. Mega

In the age of city geopolitics, in cooperation with the key urban networks and projects, interconnected coastal towns lead in the direction of a extra resilient sustainable destiny. This booklet increases worldwide information at the demanding situations and possibilities for coastal towns and the myriad of concerns and stakeholders which influence them.

The ebook bargains a breathtaking built-in view of the main severe city coastal sustainability concerns shaping the city horizon of the long run. Drawing at the such a lot authoritative experiences and asking extra questions, the publication embraces problems with clever, sustainable and inclusive blue eco-friendly progress, energetic social integration, environmental moral sense and resilience, nutrition, strength and source safeguard, exploration and defense of the worldwide ocean, ecosystem-based city coastal making plans and coverage and growth in schooling and technological know-how, tradition and the humanities, coastal city renaissance and liable multi-layered governance.

From huge international ports to small tourism and fishing motels, sustainable improvement demands coastal towns to enhance their services. Coastal towns have to undertake ecosystem-based methods to regulate the land-sea continuum, put money into blue eco-friendly power and mobility, allure dependable company funding, and honour the ocean as a resource of limitless innovation and culture.

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