The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 6, February 2022
A Review in support of SDGs 3 and 12, focusing on the decrease in traditional food availability and the increase in food import dependence in small islands, discussing the resulting reduction in diet quality and food security and the increase in type 2 diabetes risk.
Emerging Freshwater Pollutants. Analysis, Fate and Regulations - Chapter 7: The fate of emerging pollutants in aquatic systems: An overview
Emerging Freshwater Pollutants. Analysis, Fate and Regulations, 2022, Pages 119-135
Links to SDG6 and the theme of WWD as it covers the presence of emerging pollutants in aquatic systems such as rivers, lakes, groundwater, glaciers, wetlands, the ocean poses significant risks to human and environmental health.
Elsevier, Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, Volume 155, January 2022
Towards sustainable transport in developing countries: Preliminary findings on the demand for mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) in Metro Manila
Mobility as a Service (MaaS) is a recent concept that is gaining momentum in both the scientific world and the private sector.
Elsevier, The Lancet Planetary Health, Volume 6, January 2022
Internalising health-economic impacts of air pollution into climate policy: a global modelling study
Background: Climate change and air pollution are two major societal problems. Their complex interplay calls for an advanced evaluation framework that can support decision making.
Elsevier, iScience, Volume 25, 21 January 2022
Designing resilient decentralized energy systems: The importance of modeling extreme events and long-duration power outages
Mitigating and adapting to climate change requires decarbonizing electricity while ensuring resilience of supply, since a warming planet will lead to greater extremes in weather and, plausibly, in pow
Elsevier, Signal Processing, Volume 190, January 2022
A review on early wildfire detection from unmanned aerial vehicles using deep learning-based computer vision algorithms
Wildfire is one of the most critical natural disasters that threaten wildlands and forest resources.
Fruits and vegetables are responsible for about 22% of food losses and wastes along the supply chain (not including the retail level).
Elsevier, LWT, Volume 154, 15 January 2022
Elsevier, Transport Policy, Volume 115, January 2022
Quantifying the health benefits of transit-oriented development: Creation and application of the San Diego Public Health Assessment Model (SD-PHAM)
As evidence of the health impacts of transportation investments has grown, planners have increasingly used health impact assessments (HIAs) to evaluate transportation plans, projects, and policies.
Elsevier, Transportation Research Procedia, Volume 60, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated communities throughout the world. However, the negative impacts of another pandemic, affecting cities worldwide, arguably rival those of COVID.