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Urban Health and Healthy Cities Today

"The authors of this article purport that for current understanding of Healthy Cities it is useful to appreciate other global networks of local governments and communities. In a context where the local level is increasingly acknowledged as decisive in designing and implementing policies capable of tackling global threats..." – By Evelyne de Leeuw, Jean Simos, and Julien Forbat

How Perceptions of Risks Affect Responses to Climate Change: Implications for Water Resource Planning

"The nexus between risk perception and risk response in the context of water resource management at the individual, household, community, and institutional level has been subject of a large body of theoretical and empirical studies from around the globe. ..." – By Sonia Akter and Shaleen Khanal

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