By Voula P. Mega
In the age of city geopolitics, in cooperation with the key urban networks and tasks, interconnected coastal towns lead in the direction of a extra resilient sustainable destiny. This ebook increases international understanding at the demanding situations and possibilities for coastal towns and the myriad of concerns and stakeholders which impression them.
The e-book deals a breathtaking built-in view of the main serious city coastal sustainability matters shaping the city horizon of the long run. Drawing at the such a lot authoritative experiences and asking additional questions, the ebook embraces problems with shrewdpermanent, sustainable and inclusive blue eco-friendly progress, energetic social integration, environmental judgment of right and wrong and resilience, foodstuff, strength and source defense, exploration and safety of the worldwide ocean, ecosystem-based city coastal making plans and coverage and development in schooling and technology, 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 capabilities. Coastal towns have to undertake ecosystem-based methods to regulate the land-sea continuum, put money into blue eco-friendly power and mobility, allure in charge enterprise funding, and honour the ocean as a resource of limitless innovation and culture.
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