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Cyclones in Southern Africa, implications for sustainable development goals, Godwell Nhamo, David Chikodzi, Volume 3

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Table Of Contents
Intro -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- About the Editors and Contributors -- About the Editors -- About the Contributors -- Part I: Introduction and Background -- 1: Linking the Impacts of Tropical Cyclones to the Sustainable Development Goals -- 1.1 Introduction and Background -- 1.1.1 Disaster Risk Reduction and SDG Achievement -- 1.2 Impact of Cyclones on Agriculture and Public Health -- 1.3 Impact on Education, Water and Sanitation -- 1.4 Impact on Infrastructure and Settlements -- 1.5 Impact on Natural Resources, Oceans and Tourism -- 1.6 Methodologies Utilised -- 1.7 Layout of the Book -- References -- Part II: A Focus on Agriculture and Public Health -- 2: Impacts of Tropical Cyclone Idai on Cash Crops Agriculture in Zimbabwe -- 2.1 Introduction and Background -- 2.2 Literature Review -- 2.3 Materials and Methods -- 2.4 Findings and Discussions -- 2.5 Conclusions -- References -- 3: A Comparative Study of the Impacts of Flooding on Food Security of Urban and Rural Households in Blantyre City and Chikwawa, Malawi -- 3.1 Introduction and Background -- 3.2 Research Design -- 3.2.1 Focal Sites -- 3.2.2 Survey Tools and Approach -- 3.2.3 Hydro-Climatological Data and Analysis -- 3.3 Presentation and Discussion of Findings -- 3.3.1 Climate Trends, Climate Risks and River Discharge -- 3.3.1.1 Rainfall Climatology -- 3.3.1.2 Temporal Patterns of Rainfall Extremes -- 3.3.1.3 Frequency Analysis of Rainfall Extremes -- 3.3.1.4 Community Perceptions' of Flooding Risks -- 3.3.2 Key Food Products Consumed in Chikwawa Rural and Blantyre Urban -- 3.3.3 Sources of Food Products in Bangwe Township and Magalasi Village -- 3.3.4 Accessibility of Food Products in Urban and Rural Households -- 3.3.5 Flooding Effects on Food and Agricultural Flows and Food Security -- 3.4 Conclusions -- References
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
1 online resource (334 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9783030743031

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