Community land formalization and company land acquisition procedures: A review of 33 procedures in 15 countries
Land Use Policy, Volume 110, November 2021
Indigenous and community lands, crucial for rural livelihoods, are typically held under informal customary tenure arrangements. This article reviews and maps 19 community land formalization and 14 company land acquisition procedures in 15 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Comparing community and company procedures identifies multiple sources of inequity.
Elsevier, Sustainable Cities and Society, Volume 74, November 2021
Is your smart city inclusive? Evaluating proposals from the U.S. Department of Transportation's Smart City Challenge
The concept of “Smart City” has been proposed by governments, the business community, advocacy groups, and research institutions as a means to solve common urban problems and improve the quality of li
This article aims to present and discuss the energy and environmental reality in the building sector and critically investigate the future pathways towards its decarbonisation.
Elsevier, Computers in Industry, Volume 131, October 2021
Blockchain technology promises to improve the efficiency, transparency, and accountability of humanitarian operations.
Elsevier, The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 5, October 2021
Background: Natural outdoor environments including green spaces play an important role in preserving population health and wellbeing in cities, but the number of deaths that could be prevented by incr
Healthcare Professionals Need to Be CCLEAR: Climate Collaborators, Leaders, Educators, Advocates, and Researchers
The Journal of Climate Change and Health, 2021,100078,
The authors propose the adoption of a mnemonic for climate action that healthcare professionals can embrace and use as a platform to catalyse action.
Elsevier, Electricity Journal, Volume 34, October 2021
Modeling strategic objectives and behavior in the transition of the energy Sector to inform policymaking
Transitioning the energy sector to zero or net-zero emission of greenhouse gasses (GHG) and substantially reducing other pollutants is a massive, costly, and long-term effort.
Elsevier, Building and Environment, Volume 203, October 2021
Monitoring the thermal comfort of building occupants is crucial for ensuring sustainable and efficient energy consumption in residential buildings.
The Journal of Climate Change and Health, 2021,100073
The Journal of Climate Change and Health, 2021,100062
Day for Tomorrow: a parallel to Earth Day to join in community for education regarding about disaster preparedness and the need to tackle climate change.