Publisher description for Sustainability 2009 : the next horizon : conference proceedings, Melbourne, Florida, 3-4 March 2009 / editors, Gordon L. Nelson, Imre Hronszky

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The book and the Forum from which it is derived are about global sustainability. The first section discusses climate change and adaptation. The second section discusses the international drivers as aspects of sustainability. The third section discusses the issues relative to the development of sustainable communities. The Afterword brings the focus to water as the key underlying worldwide sustainability issue.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Sustainability -- Congresses.
Climatic changes -- Congresses.
Environmental protection -- Congresses.