Efficient resource management and the development of resilient societies begins with an accurate identification of strengths and weaknesses of systems involved.
This work established a framework to identify and analyze the technical feasibility of roofs for integrating urban agriculture, rainwater harvesting, and photovoltaic systems using various remote sens
Elsevier, Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences, Volume 42, December 2021
The mounting research on consumer behavior and climate change is gradually improving our understanding of effective ways to mobilize consumers to mitigate climate change.
This paper shows that teaching sustainability in design can help reduce the use of the Earth's resources.
Ethiopia has experienced rapid urbanization over the past three decades. Several cities expanded rapidly and many satellite towns sprung up around the major cities.
Major infrastructure financiers will have to significantly decarbonize their investments to meet mounting promises to cut carbon emissions to “net-zero” by mid-century.
Proportion of daily kcal provided by each NOVA food group based on food purchases in Brazilian metropolitan areas, 1987–88 to 2017–18
This is an article on the environmental effects of ultra-processed foods in Brazil, in the context of SDGs 6, 12, and 13, focusing specifically on the temporal trends in greenhouse gas emissions, water footprint, and ecological footprint of food purchases in metropolitan areas.
As the rapid development of population leads to increasing demand for food and land resources, issues such as deforestation, land restoration from lakes, and the recuperation of grassland can lead to a ferocious cycle. This chapter reviews issues and challenges of the land reclamation process and strategic solutions proposed for its sustainable development.

Major challenges faced by the human population in recent times include population increase, resource depletion and deterioration of environmental quality.