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dc.contributor.author Van Wyk, Llewellyn V
dc.date.accessioned 2012-07-04T13:24:37Z
dc.date.available 2012-07-04T13:24:37Z
dc.date.issued 2012-02
dc.identifier.citation Van Wyk, L. Building resilient human settlements in a climate of change. Green Building Handbook South Africa, Vol 4: The Essential Guide, pp 23-31 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10204/5979
dc.description Copyright: 202 Alive2green, Wynberg, South Africa en_US
dc.description.abstract The main purpose of this chapter is to 1) note the impacts of climate change on human settlements and vice versa, and 2) propose design and institutional strategies to improve the resilience of human settlements to withstand these impacts or at least reduce the vulnerability of human settlements to these impacts. This chapter constructs a Human Settlement Resilience Framework and interventionist strategies. These strategies are based on the premise that resilience can be built into human settlement development. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Alive2green en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Workflow;9230
dc.subject Ecosystem resilience en_US
dc.subject Human settlements resilience en_US
dc.subject Human Settlement Resilience Framework en_US
dc.subject Human settlement development en_US
dc.subject Climate change en_US
dc.title Building resilient human settlements in a climate of change en_US
dc.type Book chapter en_US


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