Catégorie : Ouvrages climat

Building Sustainable Cities of the Future

This book draws upon the expertise of academic researchers, urban planners and architects to explore the challenge of building the sustainable cities of the future. It addresses this challenge by considering current cities and those of the near future, and creates a picture of the sustainable city from the bottom up.

L’adaptation au changement climatique : une question de sociétés / Adapting to climate change, a question for our societies

Cet ouvrage, composé d’une cinquantaine d’articles écrits par des scientifiques et experts du sujet, est unique. Il suscite une réflexion sur ce qu’est l’adaptation, et la maladaptation, faisant intervenir plusieurs champs disciplinaires, sectoriels et territoriaux. Tout en montrant les freins et les limites, il témoigne et propose des façons d’agir et de s’adapter

Making Climate Compatible Development Happen

The book introduces readers to the concept of climate compatible development (CCD) through exploring what it might look like, how it could be achieved in practice and identifying challenges and dilemmas raised by CCD. The book brings together research that explores the assumptions underlying CCD and applies the concept in a range of geographic and sectoral settings.

Research Handbook on Emissions Trading

The book examines the origins, implementation challenges and international dimensions of emissions trading. It pursues an interdisciplinary approach drawing on law, economics and at times, political science, to present relevant research strands regarding emissions trading.

International Climate Negotiation Factors : Design, Process, Tactics

Providing a detailed examination of climate negotiations records since the 1990s, this book shows that, in addition to agreeing on climate policy frameworks, the negotiations process is of crucial importance to success. Shedding light on the dynamics of international climate policymaking, its respective chapters explore key milestones such as the Kyoto Protocol, Marrakech Accords, Cancun Agreement and Doha Framework.

La Méditerranée face au changement climatique

L’ouvrage présente un état des lieux de la recherche scientifique de haut niveau sur l’évolution du climat, les conséquences de son dérèglement et les solutions d’atténuation et d’adaptation dans le contexte particulier de la Méditerranée, une des régions de la planète les plus exposées au changement climatique.

Research Handbook on Intellectual Property and Climate Change

This innovative research tool presents insights from a global group of leading intellectual property, environment, trade, and industrial scholars on the emerging and controversial topic of intellectual property and climate change. It provides a unique review of the scientific background, international treaties, and political context of climate change; identifies critical conflicts and differences of approach; and describes the relevant intellectual property law doctrines and policy options for regulating, developing, or disseminating needed technologies, activities, and business practices.