Lifelong Learning and Education in Healthy and Sustainable Cities

  • U.M. Azeiteiro
  • W. Leal Filho
  • A.F.F. Setti
  • L.L. Brandli

Part of the World Sustainability Series book series (WSUSE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Urban Planning to Address Inequality in Health and Urban Poverty

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. João Filipe Torres Soares, Leila Dal Moro, Ulisses Miranda Azeiteiro, Luciana Londero Brandli
      Pages 35-67
    3. Vanessa T. Rocha, Luciana Londero Brandli, Rosa M. L. Kalil, Cristiane Tiepo
      Pages 87-101
  3. Healthy Cities and Healthy Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Vanessa Hasson de Oliveira
      Pages 127-139
    3. Marco Akerman, Rosilda Mendes, Francisco de Assis Comarú
      Pages 141-154
  4. Governance for Sustainable Development

  5. Social Determinants of Health Oriented to Sustainable Development Goals

  6. Education and Lifelong Learning for Sustainability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 353-353
    2. Jean-Pierre Schweitzer, Susanna Gionfra
      Pages 355-376
    3. Petra Kuenkel, Alina Gruen
      Pages 377-393
    4. Adriana Gelpi, Rosa Maria Locatelli Kalil, Wagner Mazetto de Oliveira
      Pages 395-408
    5. Christopher A. Haines
      Pages 409-422
    6. Chris Willmore, James Longhurst, William Clayton, Hannah Tweddell, Amy Walsh
      Pages 423-437
    7. Carolina Sampaio Marques, Nathália Rigui Trindade, Rodrigo Reis Favarin, Suelen Geíse Telocken, Marcelo Trevisan
      Pages 471-485
  7. Sustainable Cities and Sustainable Buildings and Sustainable Infrastructure

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 487-487
    2. Madhavi Venkatesan
      Pages 489-505
    3. Paola P. Saraiva, Lauro A. Ribeiro, Inara P. Camara, Thaísa L. da Silva
      Pages 507-520
    4. Linda Powers Tomasso, Cristina Contreras Casado, Judith Rodriguez, Jie Yin, Julia Kane Africa
      Pages 551-572
  8. Energy Security, Access and Efficiency

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 573-573
    2. Constantina Skanavis, Aristea Kounani
      Pages 575-594
    3. Amanda Lange Salvia, Luciana Londero Brandli, Marcos Antonio Leite Frandoloso
      Pages 595-609
    4. Luzia Mendes Oliveira
      Pages 611-635

About this book


This book presents essential insights into lifelong learning and education in healthy and sustainable cities, providing a basis for strategies to help achieve the 2030 Agenda sustainable development and health promotion goals. The interface between environment, health and lifelong learning is fundamental to attaining these goals, and as such, the book gathers interdisciplinary reflections from researchers, educators and other experts concerning the links between environmental quality, human health, human education and well-being, and addressing inequality, unplanned urbanization, migration, lifestyles, and consumption and production patterns. Topics include: Urban planning to address inequality in health and urban poverty; Healthy cities and healthy environments; Governance for sustainable development; Social determinants of health oriented on sustainable development goals; Education and lifelong learning for sustainability; Energy security, access and efficiency; Sustainable cities, buildings and infrastructure.


SDGs Lifelong Learning Healthy Cities Sustainable Cities Energy Security

Editors and affiliations

  • U.M. Azeiteiro
    • 1
    • 2
  • W. Leal Filho
    • 3
  • A.F.F. Setti
    • 4
  • L.L. Brandli
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM)University of AveiroAveiroPortugal
  2. 2.School of Public HealthUniversity of São PauloSão PauloBrazil
  3. 3.School of Science and the EnvironmentManchester Metropolitan UniversityManchesterUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.Department of Biology and Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies (CESAM)University of AveiroAveiroPortugal
  5. 5.Graduate Program in Civil and Environmental EngineeringUniversity of Passo FundoPasso FundoBrazil

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-69473-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-69474-0
  • Series Print ISSN 2199-7373
  • Series Online ISSN 2199-7381
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