Proceedings From ICSD 2016

These proceedings include the unedited papers from the 2016 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD), held September 21st and 22nd at Columbia University, New York, USA. ICSD is a conference that brings together students, scholars, and practitioners to evaluate sustainable development best practices and solutions in creating a society that can meet the needs of the present generations without compromising the needs of future generations.

Best Papers

  1. Informing mitigation of disaster loss through social media
    Maura Allaire
  2. Aiming higher: why the SDG target for increased higher education scholarships by 2020 misses the mark in sustainable educational development planning
    Stephanie Bengtsson and Bilal Barakat
  3. Sustainability in Times of Crisis: Planning Disaster Responses Based on Scientific Data
    Ozge Karadag Caman
  4. Policy Coherence to Achieve the SDGs
    David Collste
  5. Connecting the resource nexus to urban basic service provision – Towards an Urban CLEW model
    Rebecka Engström
  6. How productive countries must become to achieve their goals INDCs on climate change?
    Luis E. Gonzales
  7. Applying Aboriginal Knowledge to Improve Urban Sustainability
    David Griggs et al.
  8. First Thing First, Arguing the Case for the Inclusion of Women in Energy Decision Making Process towards Achieving Sustainable Rural Development in Practice: The Nigerian case
    Uchenna Ijoma
  9. Urban Food Systems Strategies: A New Tool for Implementing the SDGs in Practice?
    Rositsa T. Ilieva
  10. Soil Quality in the Volta Region of Ghana – Reconciling Rice Farmer’s Perception with Scientific Evidence
    Emmanuel Kofi Zinsu & Maria Gerster-Bentaya
  11. Urban Water Management in the Face of Climate Change: Social Learning, Power, and Practice
    Abby Lindsay
  12. Rebuilding Old Aleppo, Postwar Sustainable Recovery and Urban Refugee Resettlement
    Jwanah Qudsi
  13. The SDGs in practice: Measuring and managing sustainable development water targets
    Lisa-Maria Rebelo
  14. Virtual Balancing Act: Digital tools for decolonization
    Jasmin Winter

Poster Presentations

Date for Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition

  1. The Impacts of Fisheries Management Practices on Food and Income Security in Belize
    Wendy Flores
  2. Kombucha: An Exploration of Brewing Conditions and the Effect of Fermentation Time on the Rate of Alcohol Production
    Gallop Ponamgi & Erin-Leigh
  3. Big Data & the African Smallholder
    Ibrahim Faridah
  4. Does Chochos (L. Mutabilis) Production Have the Potential to Increase Farm Revenues and Contribute to Food Security if li Replaces Soybean Maize Production in Ecuador?
    Sarah Najera

Date for Disaster Resiliency & Adaptation

  1. Assessing the Vulnerability of Tourism-related Livelihoods to Tropical Cyclones in Small Island Developing States: A Comparison of Tobago and Jamaica
    Thalia Balkaran
  2. From Local to Global: Climate Vulnerability of the Supply-Chain
    Apollonia Miola
  3. Climate Change and Housing Relocation in the New York Metropolitan Region
    Robert Taylor

Indigenous Innovations for Data

  1. Sustainable Development Through Open Service Innovation
    Paola Belingheri

Data for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Big Data for Small Businesses: Leveling the Playing Field Through up to Date Spatially Enabled Economic Reports
    Johannes Moenius
  2. Llama Wool Supply Chain Sustainability in Bolivia
    Rebecca Starkman

Education and Training for Agriculture Food Security & Nutrition

  1. An Exploration of the Role of Indigenous Women’s Knowledge in the Food System
    Esther Awotwe
  2. Educational Trainings on Sustainable Small-Scale Agriculture in San Juan Colorado, Oaxaca, Mexico: Local Realities and Constraints on Food Security and Nutrition
    Mary Glenn
  3. International Conference on Sustainable Development
    Lacey Harris-Coble
  4. Need for Global Curriculum on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
    Kiruba Krishnaswamy
  5. Fostering Rural Empowerment and Sustainable Development Solutions: Case Studies of Rural Communities in Nigeria and Senegal
    Olufemi Oshinowo
  6. The Talking Book: Impacts of Audio Information for Women on Farming Practices, Gender Equity, and Nutrition in Northern Ghana
    Sarah Turkaly

Education and Training for Disaster Resiliency & Adaptation

  1. Study of Climate-Adapted Value Chains Development Tuyên Quang Province, Vietnam
    Chloe Desjonqueres

Indigenous Innovations for Education and Training

  1. Participatory Health Care Intervention in Los Robles Nicaragua
    Ruofei Chen

Education and Training for Low-Carbon Urban Development

  1. Sustainable Development- Environment, Climate Change and the City of Mumbai
    Rashida Atthar
  2. Fostering Sustainable Infrastructure Through Project Rating System
    Madeline Foley
  3. Assessment of Student Behavior in Sustainable Campus Life
    Gulsume Kulce

Education and Training for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Can Research and Extension Be Integrated?: Kasiglahan Village National High School Case Study
    Ruth Bugas & Jasmin E. Acuña
  2. Restored Mangrove Area Creates Environmental Awareness
    Luiza Callado
  3. Everyone Knows They Need to Innovate and Invest in Sustainability, Now We Need to Teach Them How
    Pat Corden
  4. Alternate Power Source for ICT in Rural Schools of Nigeria: Case Study Enugu State, Nigeria
    Nathan David
  5. Addressing Social Inequality Through the Establishment of Arts and Crafts Training Centre in Ekiti State, Nigeria
    Yvonne Dioka
  6. Engaging Men in the Dialogue on Changing Women’s Oppressed Status
    Rachel Lastinger
  7. Promoting Women’s Voices in Rural Contexts: Reflections from the Literature and Women Sapphire Miners in South West Madagascar
    Lynda Lawson
  8. Peace Boat’s Ecoship: a holistic approach to putting the SDGs into practice
    Robin Lewis
  9. Daughters United: A Model for Girls’ Leadership, Empowerment, and Reproductive Health Advocacy Through Safe Spaces and Cascading Leadership in Kibera, Kenya
    Sarah Ward

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition

  1. Urbanization of Refugee Camps and the Role of Urban Agriculture in Combatting Food Insecurity
    Michael Baylen Campbell
  2. The Importance of Peasant Production and Family Farming as the Basis for Food Sovereignty
    Adolfo Guzman

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Disaster Resiliency & Adaptation

  1. Saving Lives at Birth in Rural Afghanistan
    Fardous Asem Rahmani
  2. Earth bag Technology: Presented by Good Earth Nepal
    Nathan Belofsky
  3. The Role of Government, NGOs and Developers in Revolutionizing Technology for Increasing Resilience to Natural Disaster in Bangladesh
    Saiba Sharmeen

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Low-Carbon Urban Development

  1. The Transformation of an Energy Company Through Governance and Technology
    John Dilyard
  2. Distributed Electricity Generation and Resilient Cities Governance for the Energy-Climate-Poverty Nexus in Brazil
    Catherine Gucciardi Garcez
  3. Towards Low Carbon Tourism Through Sustainable Urban Mobility Plans
    Sladjana Lazarevich & Jelena Janjušević 

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Human Development in the Arab Spring
    Yossef Ben-Meir
  2. The Role of the Tanzanian People’s Defense Fore in the Socio-Economic Development of Dar es Salaam
    Patrick Considine
  3. Melbourne: Visions of a Sustainable City
    Louis O’Connor
  4. Economic Empowerment of Women and Inclusive Growth: A Study of Mahalir Thittam in Tamil Nadu, India
    Nithiyanandam Ramadevi
  5. Roles of Corporations and Multi-Stakeholder Governance for Advancing Sustainability of the Supply Chain – A Case of Palm Oil
    Indra Thangavelu
  6. The Startup Country: Lessons from Estonia’s Digital Society
    Kathy Zhang

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Disaster Resiliency & Adaptation

  1. Operationalizing the SDGs Through Climate Action in Aotearoa New Zealand
    Stephen Flood
  2. Enabling Global Partnerships for Sustainable Development: A Science Policy Interfaces to Support Climate Resilient and Low Carbon Development
    Apollonia Miola & Frank Neher
  3. Urban Ecosystem Services Reviews for Climate Resilience, Energy Supply and Green Space Development
    Jeannette Sieber
  4. Adaptive Urban Governance to Climate Change Risk in Indonesia: Cross-Comparative Study
    Ramanditya Wimbardana

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Low-Carbon Urban Development

  1. Thailand’s National Policy on Low-Carbon Urban Development in the Context of Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement
    Sangchan Limjirakan
  2. The Negative Economic, Environmental, and Social Implication’s of Brazil’s Energy Policy: The Case of the Belo Monte Dam Complex
    Laura Maxwell
  3. Riverine Biomass as Ecosystem Service for Low Carbon Urban Development
    Swinda Pfau

The Science-Policy-Implementation for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Sustainable Development and Oman Fisheries: Current practices and development needs
    Mohammed H AlRizeiqi & Paul Walsh Patrick
  2. Spatially Integrated Development of Economy and Resources
    Georgios Avgerinopoulos
  3. “Doing” Socially Inclusive Sustainable Development Through Transdisciplinary Knowledge Dynamics: The Case of Paper Province 2.0
    Margareta Dahlström
  4. Measuring the Impact of Multinational Corporations on SDG Implementation
    Peter Hardi
  5. Narrative Mapping of Environmental Conflicts and Shark Protection Policy: The Case of Costa Rica
    Helen Temple

Oral Presentations

Climate Actions and Sustainable Development Goals at the Local Level in Indonesia

  1. Sustainable Business: The Rebuild Program
    Hashim Djojohadikusumo
  2. Indonesia Biodiesel Program, More Sustainable
    Paulus Tjakrawan
  3. Change Needed to Achieve Indonesia’s Vision
    Rachmat Witoelar

Data for Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition

  1. The Sustainable Development Goals in NEXUS Perspective Among the Food Trade Market: Focus of the EU Agri-Food Import Dependency
    Juliana Barbosa, Tera Armada Bras & Julia Seixas
  2. Sustainability Assessment of Water Resources Through the ‘Water, Energy and Food Nexus’
    Carlo Giupponi
  3. Can Smallholder Drip Irrigation Improve Food Security at the Household Level? Evidence from Mutasa and Mtutoko Districts in Zimbabwe
    Miriam Marembo
  4. Smallholder Drip Irrigation: The Hope for Home Nutritional Gardens and Food Security
    Miriam Marembo

Data for Disaster Resiliency & Adaptation

  1. Kiribati’s Plight: Balancing Adaptation and Resilience Needs for Small-Island Developing States
    Vidya Nair

Data for Low-Carbon Urban Development

  1. Cooling Urban Noise Pollution in 3D: Data-Driven, Community-Driven, Art-Driven
    Tae Hong Park, Vladislav Borguinia, Johannes Moenius, Charles Shamoon, & Min-Joon Yoo

Data for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Giving Lights, Changing Lives: Data Collection, Social Inclusion and Local Progress in Uganda
    Sarah Baird
  2. Measuring Natural Capital in Practice for Sustainable and Socially Inclusive Growth
    Pierre Bertrand
  3. Gauging Access to Electricity: How do Multi-Tiered Frameworks Address the Shortcomings of Binary Variables When Measuring Rural Communities Access to Modern Electricity?
    Matthew Day
  4. Large-Scale Longitudinal Household Data on Social Inclusiveness and Economic Dynamism in South-East Asia
    Yongheng Deng
  5. First Thing First, Arguing the Case for the Inclusion of Women in Energy Decision Making Process towards Achieving Sustainable Rural Development in Practice: The Nigerian Case
    Uchenna Ijoma
  6. How Far Are the Brazilian Amazon Cities to Achieve SDGs? An Analysis Based on SDGs and Social Progress Index Indicators
    Fernanda Silva Martinelli
  7. Health Practitioners’ Perspectives of Treatment of Psychosis in Rwanda: An Exploratory Study
    Maegan McConnell
  8. SDGs and Culture: Now What?
    Laura Milanes
  9. Closing the Gender Gap: Data to Support Women’s Economic Empowerment
    Amy Raub & Jody Heymann
  10. The Challenge of Implementation: Early Lessons from Australia
    Michael Reid & Mary O’Neill
  11. Using Evidence to Achieve Impact in SME Development
    Lucia Sanchez & Elizabeth Koshy
  12. Tracking Socio-Economic-Environmental Outcomes in Families Living with HIV/AIDS: Evidence from the EARNEST Trail
    Patrick Walsh

Education and Training for Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition

  1. Food Security and Food Safety: A New Human Approach in the SDGs Perspective
    Cristiana Carletti
  2. Community-Based Solutions to Locally-Sourced Food Production Systems Featuring the Revival of Indigenous Knowledge
    May East
  3. On-The-Line Radio Programme as a Conduit for Sustainable Agriculture Communication: An Example from Benue State
    Emmanuel Odiaka & Janet Onuh
  4. Fleet Farming
    Nicholas Stampar

Education and Training for Disaster Resiliency & Adaptation

  1. Arts and Culture: The Fourth Pillar of Sustainable Development / An Experience from Humanitarian Aid
    Lucia Quijano

Indigenous Innovations for Education and Training

  1. Partners for Engagement and Knowledge Exchange
    Wendy McNab
  2. Participatory Bilingual Education: The Highland Community Program in Cambodia
    Sary Meakh
  3. Developing a Local Framework for Empowerment in KwaMhlanga, South Africa
    Andie Tucker
  4. Revitalization of Indigenous Midwifery in Canada to Address Maternal and Child Health and Well-being
    Sarah Wood

Education and Training for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Waste Management in the Dominican Republic
    Amanda Brinton
  2. Incorporating Environmental Justice into the Undergraduate Biology Curriculum
    Alison Dell & Kathy Nolan
  3. Creating A “Sufficiency” Mindset: Thailand’s Educational Strategy for a Sustainable Society
    Priyanut Sharmapiya & Molraudee Saratun
  4. Contributing to SDG Implementation by MOOCs
    Liliana Diaz
  5. Rethinking Poverty Reduction by Microfinance Institutions: A Case Study of Rural Subsistence Farmers in Uganda
    David Kamusaala Babi
  6. Transforming Youth Years in Senegal: Developing a Youth Venture Program with Ashoka Sahel
    Rugiyatu Kane
  7. Reflections on the Life Stories of Gemstone Professionals in Madagascar
    Lynda Lawson
  8. University-Civil Society Collaboration for Implementing SDGs in Brazilian Northeast
    Henrique Menezes, Xaman Minillo, & Inalda Beder
  9. Boosting Social Mobility: The Grass Can be Greener for All
    Nestor Mercado
  10. Unravelling the Gender Bind, Uncovering the Heterogeneity of Domination
    Molly Middlehurst
  11. Lessons in Displacement: Challenges and Solutions of Girl’s Education in Refugee Camps in Kenya
    Kadra Rayale
  12. Can Education Meet the Sustainability Challenge?
    Aaron Benavot
  13. Teaching Inclusive Business Strategies Through Collaborative Group Projects
    Alix Ruggiero
  14. Achieving Socially Inclusive Economic Growth: A Study of Skill Development Training of Women in Rural Mahrashtra, India
    S.S Sripriya
  15. The Role of Governmental Training Programs in Increasing Youth Employability Rate: Evidence form Kazakhstan
    Aizhan Temerbayeva
  16. Costa Rica, Seven Steps for Sustainability Empowerment and Social Inclusion: A Transversalizing Tool
    Helen Temple
  17. Women Learning Alliances for Greening Manufacturing Industries in Developing Countries
    Paola Vasquez & Inés Restrepo
  18. Unlocking the Power of Impact of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) Realizing the Opportunity
    Achyuta Samanta, Dwiti Vikramaditya, and Nidhi Singh

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Agriculture Food Security & Nutrition

  1. Environmental Technology Gaps and Technical Efficiency of Rice Farms in Northern Ghana
    Jacob Asravor, Alexandra Wiredu, & Khalid Siddig
  2. The Case of Rwanda: Strengthening the Agricultural Sector in Africa Ahead of the 2050 Population Boom
    Tegan Joseph Mosugu
  3. Maya Nut in the Modern Market
    Lillian Osborne, Maria Camila Villarraga, & Melanie Aleman
  4. Converging Frontline SMS, Freedom Fone and Radio for Mobilizing Knowledge for Sustainable Agriculture in Sri Lanka
    Faria Rashid, Helen Hambly Odame, Gordon Gow, Nuwan Waidyanatha, Udith Jayasinghe, & Chandana Jayathilake

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Disaster Resiliency and Adaptation

  1. Collective Action as an Example of the Strength of an Environmental Civil Society Organization
    Norha Carrasco Rincón
  2. Dutch Cities Rain-Proof: A Governance Analysis for the Best Way Forward
    Rebecca Wörner, Dr. L. Dai, and Dr, H.F.M.W van Rijswick
  3. An Integrative Double Skin Façade Damper System for Structural Safety and Energy Efficiency
    Rui Zhang

Indigenous Innovations in Technology and Governance

  1. The Digital Divide in Colombia: The Yanacona Village Experience
    Michael Chaves
  2. Integration of Traditional Indigenous Knowledge and Western Science Knowledge for the Co-Management of Freshwater Resources
    Vanessa Copa and Poh-Ling Tan
  3. Changing Patterns of Indigenous Tribe Development: A case Study of Malayali Tribes in Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Pandiyan Maduraiveeran
  4. Innovation for Whom? The 2030 Agenda and the Brazilian System on Access and Benefit-Sharing of Genetic Heritage (ABS)
    Isadora Cardoso Vasconcelos, Amanda Barroso Lima, & Beatriz Abreu de Santos
  5. The Incorporation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Perspectives into Sustainability Governance
    Katherine Wood

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Low-Carbon Urban Development

  1. Collaborative Governance for Implementing Sustainable Community Plans
    Amelia Clarke, Dr. Adriane MacDonald, Eduardo Oradaeez-Ponce, Dr. Lei Huang, Dr. Mark Roselan
  2. Morocco’s First Smart Microgrid Green Campus: Case INPT
    Nezha Larhrissi
  3. Tipping the Scales in Favor of the SDGs in Latin America and the Caribbean: The Role of Sustainable Infrastructure
    Hendrik Meller & Sven-Uwe Mueller
  4. The Upgrading of Izbet Khayrallah: Financial and Social Cost-Benefit Analysis
    June Nkwenge, Oyudari Baatartsogt, Ashfaqul Chowdhury, Nfamara Dampha, Sean Hadorn, Elise Holmes, Mikki O’Leary, Lillian Osborne, Brandon Kenney, Gregory Lewin, & Antony Maikuri
  5. Decentralized Green Algae Production in Urban Spaces
    Habib Wenish

Innovation in Technology and Governance for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Institutional and Governance Challenges in an Emerging Bio-economy: A Case Study of Maize Value-Webs in Nigeria
    Ayobami Adetoyinbo, Sarah Gupta, Victor Okoruwa, & Regina Birner
  2. The Legal Mechanisms of ‘Leaving No One Behind’ – International Law’s Role in Achieving the SDGs
    Inna Amesheva
  3. Sustainability as a Measure of Success: Externally Promoted Participatory Budgeting  in El Salvador Ten Years Later
    Gary Bland
  4. Post-Commodity Africa: Industrial Policy as Assemblage
    Padraig Carmody
  5. Sustainable Development as a Path to Peacebuilding: Finding Common Ground to Counter the Extremist Narrative
    Juan Chebly, Austin Schiano & Federico Ruiz
  6. Socially Inclusive Economic Growth Through Innovative Governance
    John Dilyard
  7. Space as an Enabler of Sustainable Development
    Stefano Ferretti
  8. Slums, Informal Settlements and Inclusive Growth in Cities: examples from Morocco and Colombia
    Judith Hermanson
  9. Sustainable Municipalities Program – Governance Analysis
    Oswaldo Medina-Ramirez
  10. Results-Based Management Approach: Help or Hindrance?
    Patrick Considine, Dr. Susan Murphy, Molly Middlehurst, Grace Kiernan, Enid Friel & Angelina DeMarco
  11. Devolved Revenue Practices: A Case Study of Machakos and Nakuru Counties
    June Nkwenge, Marin Phelps, Johanna Tatlow, & Moses Waiswa
  12. Business Development Services: Developing Business Model for Rural Microenterprises Comparative Case Study of Rural Microenterprises in Madagascar
    Sandra Paulina Segin
  13. SDG 7 as the Enabling Factor for Sustainable Development: The Role of Technology Innovation in the Electricity Sector
    Andrea Zucca, Isabella Alloisio & Samuel Carrara

Ethics, Religion, and Sustainable Development Panel
Moderator: Dr. Anthony Annett. Presenters: Dr. William Vendley, Dr. Scott Appleby, Dr. Meghan Clark, Rabbi Rick Jacobs, & Dr. Ebrahim Moosa

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Agriculture Food Security & Nutrition

  1. Gender and Cash Transfer: Implications of Intra-Household Decision Making Processes on Nutrition in the SNNP Region of Ethiopia
    Linda Lumbasi
  2. Sustainability Indicators for Agriculture: Implementation of the SDGs for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
    Peter May
  3. The SDGs as a Framework for Transboundary Water Conflict Resolution: A Case Study of the Eastern Nile River Basin
    Ramy Noaman
  4. Farmers’ Level of Knowledge, Environmental Concerns and Agricultural Biodiversity Conservation: A Randomized Control Method Application
    Janaka Pallewela
  5. Multi Attribute Utility Theory (MAUT) as a Tool to Develop Indexes and Dashboard of SDG 2: A Hypothetical Case Study
    Byomkesh Taulkder
  6. The Determinants and Coping Strategies of Economic Shock Among Rural Households: A Study of Akinyele Local Government Area of Oyo State, Nigeria
    Sunday Yusuf

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Disaster Resiliency and Adaptation

  1. Too Hot, Too Dry, Too Wet for Growth? Macroeconomic Risks of Climate Change and Extreme-Weather Events in Africa
    Florent Baarsch, Jessie Granadillos, & William Hare
  2. Mitigating Freshwater Crises: Individual and State Adaptive Measures in India
    Ujjwal Dadhich
  3. Sustainable Development, Climate Variability, and Data Limitation in Flood Management
    Iguniwari Thomas Ekeu-wei, Alan George, & Azuma Kate Ihuaku
  4. Measuring Resilience to Monsoon Flooding Over Time: An Innovative Tool Approach
    Laura Hammett, Dr. Alark Saxena, & Kristin Lambert
  5. Building Resilience in Ethiopia
    Erwin Knippenberg & John Hoddinott
  6. Between Rainfall and Windfall: Assessing Vulnerability to Climate Change in an Agricultural Economy
    Olawale Olayide
  7. Drought Response and Irrigation: Overcoming Lacunae in Impact Assessment and Decision Making
    C. Dionisio Pérez-Blanco, Marie S. Curie, Jaroslav Mysiak, & Elco Koks
  8. The Implications of Irrigation as a Planned Adaptation Measure on an Economy Wide Context
    Ramiro Parrado, Anna Dellarole,  & Francesco Bosello
  9. Assessment Rubric for Adaptation: Sustainable Cities Goal 11
    Lian Plass, Anna LoPresti, Adam Heinis, Dawn Wells, Jennifer Sweeney, Lisa Wiler, Lucy Tilton, Rachael Lubitz, & Tim Lee K
  10. Charting a Pathway for Water Security and Resilience
    Bob Raleigh, Dr. Corinne Schuster-Wallace, & Bob Sandford
  11. Climate Change Adaptation Trends in Small Island Developing States
    Stacy-ann Robinson

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Indigenous Innovations

  1. Assessment of Ecosystem Services of Rattan Agroforest in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia
    Afentina, Paul McShane, & Wendy Wright
  2. Melding Indigenous and Tourist Lived Topographies in Sagada, Northern Philippines as a Sustainable Development Mechanism The Case of the Begnas Ritual System
    Danes Anacio

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Low-Carbon Urban Development

  1. Brokering the Planet: Challenges in Negotiation a Carbon Offsets Agreement Between California and Acre, Brazil
    Maria Kei Oldiges & Dr. Raoni Rajao
  2. Climate Change Mitigation Strategy for the Residential Sector, Buenos Aires City – Argentina
    Martin Rabbia
  3. Greenhouse Gas and Air Pollutants Emissions of China’s Urban Residential Sector: Analysis on Household Energy Transition
    Rui Xing

The Science-Policy-Implementation Interface for Socially Inclusive Economic Growth

  1. Tying Policy to the Sustainability Mast: The Influence of Green Parties On National Environmental Policy Integration in 28 European States, 1990-2014
    Kajsa Borgnaes
  2. Can Paris Deal Boost SDGs Achievement? An Assessment of Climate-Sustainability Co-Benefits or Side-Effects
    Davide Marinella
  3. Implementing the SDGs in Australia
    David Griggs, John Thwaites, & Tahl Kestin
  4. Quadruple and Quintuple Helix as a Way for Socially Inclusive Growth in the Development of Bioeconomies in Europe?
    Ida Grundel
  5. Global Tools to Analyze Policy and Implementation Gaps and Advance Socially Inclusive Economic Growth
    Jody Heymann, Amy Raub, & Aleta Sprague
  6. The Research Policy Nexus and Research Accessibility: Insights from Peru 
    Erika Malich