Climate Change Vulnerability in Southern African Cities

Building Knowledge for Adaptation

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ISBN: 978-3-319-00671-0 (Print) 978-3-319-00672-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. Challenges and Approaches

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      Adaptation to Incremental Climate Stress in Urban Regions: Tailoring an Approach to Large Cities in Sub-Saharan Africa

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      Pages 19-36

      Flood Risk Reduction and Climate Change in Large Cities South of the Sahara

  3. Urban Regions Under Climate Stress. A Case Study: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 37-37

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      Pages 39-55

      Climate Change Impacts and Institutional Response Capacity in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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      Pages 57-72

      Climate Change Effects on Seawater Intrusion in Coastal Dar es Salaam: Developing Exposure Scenarios for Vulnerability Assessment

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      Pages 73-88

      Urban Sprawl as a Factor of Vulnerability to Climate Change: Monitoring Land Cover Change in Dar es Salaam

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      Pages 89-107

      Linking Adaptive Capacity and Peri-Urban Features: The Findings of a Household Survey in Dar es Salaam

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      Pages 109-124

      Mainstreaming Adaptation into Urban Development and Environmental Management Planning: A Literature Review and Lessons from Tanzania

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      Pages 125-140

      Knowledge Sharing on Climate Change as a Resource for Adaptation Processes: The Case of Malika, Senegal

  4. Urban Impacts of Extreme Weather Events. A Case Study: Maputo, Mozambique

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 141-141

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      Pages 143-154

      Climate Change Hazard Identification in the Maputo Area

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      Pages 155-169

      Impacts of Ocean Dynamics, Climate Change and Human Pressure on the East African Coast: The Case of Maputo

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      Pages 171-185

      Flood-Prone Areas Due to Heavy Rains and Sea Level Rise in the Municipality of Maputo

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      Pages 187-203

      Flood Risk Due to Heavy Rains and Rising Sea Levels in the Municipality of Maputo

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      Pages 205-221

      Ongoing and Future Flood Adaptation Measures in the Municipality of Maputo

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      Pages 223-236

      Linking Vulnerability and Change: A Study in Caia District, Mozambique

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      Pages 237-246

      Conclusions