Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam

Written By Nguyen Danh Thao
Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 04 June 2014
  • ISBN : 0128004797
  • Pages : 424 pages
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Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam

Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam
  • Author : Nguyen Danh Thao,Hiroshi Takagi,Miguel Esteban
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2014-06-04
  • Total pages : 424
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam is the first book to focus specifically on natural hazards and climate change in Vietnam. The book examines threats such as tropical cyclones, sea-level rise, flooding, erosion, and salinity intrusion, and their respective effects on coastal structures and environments. It also looks at ...

Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam Engineering and Planning Perspectives

Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam  Engineering and Planning Perspectives
  • Author : Nguyen Danh Thao,Hiroshi Takagi,Miguel Esteban
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2017-11-13
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : "Coastal Disasters and Climate Change in Vietnam "is the first book to focus specifically on natural hazards and climate change in Vietnam. The book examines threats such as tropical cyclones, sea-level rise, flooding, erosion, and salinity intrusion, and their respective effects on coastal structures and environments. It also looks at ...

Human Ecology of Climate Change Hazards in Vietnam

Human Ecology of Climate Change Hazards in Vietnam
  • Author : An Thinh Nguyen,Luc Hens
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-08-13
  • Total pages : 174
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : This book analyzes climate change associated effects in the mountainous and coastal environments of Vietnam. The scope of the book allows international comparisons to be made between these two affected areas and other similarly affected locations under constant environmental pressure. Frequent and intense climate change hazards are described, along with ...

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Handbook of Coastal Disaster Mitigation for Engineers and Planners
  • Author : Miguel Esteban,Hiroshi Takagi,Tomoya Shibayama
  • Publisher : Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Release Date : 2015-07-29
  • Total pages : 788
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : The world’s population is expected to increase to over 8 billion by 2020. About 60% of the total population of the world lives in coastal areas and 65% of the cities with a population of over 2.5 million are located in coastal areas. Written by an international panel of experts in the fields of ...

Land Use and Climate Change Interactions in Central Vietnam

Land Use and Climate Change Interactions in Central Vietnam
  • Author : Alexandra Nauditt,Lars Ribbe
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-06-30
  • Total pages : 253
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : This book summarizes the key findings of a five-year interdisciplinary research project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Research and Education (BMBF). It serves as a typical case study for a rapidly growing and developing urban center – Da Nang City, which is surrounded by remote areas characterized by increasing ...

Economic analysis of climate change adaptation strategies in selected coastal areas in Indonesia Philippines and Vietnam

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  • Author : Perez, M.L. ; Sajise, A.J.U. ; Ramirez, P.J.B. ; Arias, J.K.B. ; Purnomo, A.H. ; Dipasupil, S.R. ; Regoniel, P.A. ; Nguyen, K.A.T. ; Zamora, G.J.
  • Publisher : WorldFish
  • Release Date : 2021-08-03
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : Read online Economic analysis of climate change adaptation strategies in selected coastal areas in Indonesia Philippines and Vietnam written by Perez, M.L. ; Sajise, A.J.U. ; Ramirez, P.J.B. ; Arias, J.K.B. ; Purnomo, A.H. ; Dipasupil, S.R. ; Regoniel, P.A. ; Nguyen, K.A.T. ; Zamora, G....

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World Seas  An Environmental Evaluation
  • Author : Charles Sheppard
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-03
  • Total pages : 932
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : World Seas: An Environmental Evaluation, Second Edition, Volume Two: The Indian Ocean to the Pacific provides a comprehensive review of the environmental condition of the seas from the Indian Ocean to the Pacific. Each chapter is written by experts in the field who provide historical overviews in environmental terms, current ...

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On the Frontiers of Climate and Environmental Change
  • Author : Ole Bruun,Thorkil Casse
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-29
  • Total pages : 265
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : This book is intended to fill a gap in climate-change literature by providing a comprehensive regional study and identifying the overall adaptation challenges in a real-life context. The way in which possible climate impacts interact with a range of other challenges in agriculture, forestry, disaster planning, health care, general economic ...

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  • Author : Fabrice G. Renaud,Karen Sudmeier-Rieux,Marisol Estrella,Udo Nehren
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-08-19
  • Total pages : 598
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : This book is a compilation of recent developments in the field of ecosystem-based disaster risk reduction and climate change adaption (Eco-DRR/CCA) globally. It provides further evidence that ecosystem-based approaches make economic sense, and showcases how research has progressively filled knowledge gaps about translating this concept into practice. It presents ...

A Workbook on Planning for Urban Resilience in the Face of Disasters

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  • Author : Fatima Shah,Federica Ranghieri
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release Date : 2012-01-26
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : This Workbook offers a step-by-step guide for city officials to proactively plan for natural disasters and climate change impacts. It is based on learning from three cities in Vietnam that developed Local Resilience Action Plans (LRAPs) containing a set of prioritized actions related to infrastructure, policy, and socioeconomic actions....

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  • Author : D. Proverbs,C.A. Brebbia
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-28
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : Flooding is a global phenomenon that claims countless lives worldwide each year. Beginning in 2008 at the Institution of Civil Engineers in London this book contains papers presented at the 5th conference in the successful series on Flood Recovery, Innovation and Response. When flooding occurs in populated areas, it can cause ...

Community Resilience Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaption

Community Resilience  Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaption
  • Author : Huu Trung Nguyen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : Read online Community Resilience Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaption written by Huu Trung Nguyen, published by which was released on 2016. Download full Community Resilience Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaption Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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  • Author : Mook Bangalore
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 29
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : With 70 percent of its population living in coastal areas and low-lying deltas, Vietnam is exposed to many natural hazards, including river and coastal flooding. These hazards are expected to worsen due to climate change, and the impacts of any change in hazard magnitude may be particularly acute in this region. ...

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  • Author : Adolf K. Y. Ng,Austin Becker,Stephen Cahoon,Shu-Ling Chen,Paul Earl,Zaili Yang
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-08-14
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : As key links in transportation and supply chains, the effect of climate change on seaports has broad implications for the development prospects of the global economy. However, the picture is very uncertain because the impacts of climate change will be felt very differently around the world, both positively and negatively. ...

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  • Author : Phung Duc Long,Nguyen Tien Dung
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-28
  • Total pages : 1417
  • ISBN : 0128004797
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Summary : This book presents 09 keynote and invited lectures and 177 technical papers from the 4th International Conference on Geotechnics for Sustainable Infrastructure Development, held on 28-29 Nov 2019 in Hanoi, Vietnam. The papers come from 35 countries of the five different continents, and are grouped in six conference themes: 1) Deep Foundations; 2) Tunnelling and Underground ...