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Land Records Modernization in India

Sudeshna Mitra, Deepika Jha

Getting Started with the SDGs in Cities

Chaitanya Kanuri, Aromar Revi, Jessica Espey, Holger Kuhle

A Baseline Survey of Protected Area Network in North Bank Landscape(NBL) with Reference to Land Use/Land Cover Change (LULCC) Using Remote Sensing

Amit Sharma, Madhushree Munsi, Krishna Raj, Sraboni Mazumdar, Himanshu Govil, DipankarGhose, Sejal Worah, Anupam Sarmah, Hiten Baishya, P.J. Bora

Building Urban Science to Achieve the New Urban Agenda

Timon McPhearson, Sue Parnell, David Simon, Thomas Elmqvist, Xuemei Bai, Owen Gaffney, Debra Roberts, Aromar Revi

Giving Children Back their Childhood

Aromar Revi, Poonam Batra

Scientists Must Have a Say in the Future of Cities

Timon McPhearson, Susan Parnell, David Simon, Owen Gaffney, Thomas Elmqvist, Xuemei Bai, Debra Roberts and Aromar Revi

How Do We Assess Vulnerability to Climate Change in India? A Systematic Review of Literature

Chandni Singh , Tanvi Deshpande and Ritwika Basu

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Amlanjyoti Goswami, Deepika Jha

Engineered Artificial Flooding: More Questions than Answers

Paul Humphries, Saideepa Kumar, Philip S Lake

Integrated Modeling Framework to Evaluate Conjunctive Use Options in a Canal Irrigated Area

Saideepa Kumar, Paul Pavelic, Biju A. George, Nawarathna

Climate Change and its Impacts on Forests of Sikkim

N.H.Ravindranath, Nitasha Sharma, Anitha Sagadevan, Mathangi Jayaraman, Madhushree Munsi

Forest Change Analysis of Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand: A Remote Sensing and GIS Approach

Shivani Agarwal, Kanchan Puri, Dr. G Areendran, Krishna Raj, Himanshu Govil, Sraboni Mazumdar and Madhushree Munsi

Poverty Index as a Tool for Adaptation Intervention to Climate Change in Northeast India

Malini Nair, N. H. Ravindranath, Nitasha Sharma, Ruth Kattumuri and Madhushree Munshi

Implications of Impacts of Climate Change on Forest Product Flows and Forest Dependent Communities in the Western Ghats, India

Indu K Murthy, Savithri Bhat, Vani Sathyanarayan, Sridhar Patgar, Beerappa M, PR Bhat, DM Bhat, Ranjith Gopalakrishnan, Mathangi Jayaraman, Madhushree Munsi, Ravindranath NH, Khalid MA, Prashant M, Sudha Iyer and Raghuvansh Saxena

Modeling Impact of Economic Development Projects on Tiger Conservation Landscape – A Case Study from Nilgiris, India

Areendran, M. Raj, K. Raj, S. Mazumdar, J. Forest, Madhushree Munshi, and E. Wikramanayake

Pattern Space Analysis of Landscape Metrics for Detecting Changes in Forests of Himalayan Foothills

Aniruddha Ghosh, Madhushree Munshi, G Areendran, P K Joshi

Landscape Characterisation of the Forests of Himalayan Foothills

Madhushree Munsi, G. Areendran, A. Ghosh, and P.K. Joshi

Geospatial Modeling to Assess Elephant Habitat Suitability and Corridors in Northern Chhattisgarh, India

G. Areendran, Krishna Raj, Sraboni Mazumdar, Madhushree Munsi, Himanshu Govil and P. K. Sen

Carbon Sequestration Potential of Agroforestry Systems in India

Indu K Murthy, Mohini Gupta, Sonam Tomar, Madhushree Munsi, Rakesh Tiwari, GT Hegde and Ravindranath NH

Deforestation and Forest Degradation in India – Implications for REDD

N. H. Ravindranath, Nalin Srivastava, Indu K. Murthy, Sumedha Malaviya, Madhushree Munsi and Nitasha Sharma

Climate Change Vulnerability Profiles for North East India

H.Ravindranath, Sandhya Rao, Nitasha Sharma, Malini Nair, Ranjitha Gopalakrishnan, Ananya S.Rao, Sumedha Malaviya, Rakesh Tiwari, Anitha Sagadevan, Madhushree Munsi, Niharika Krishna and Govindasamy Bala

A Landscape Approach for Quantifying Land-use and Land-cover Change (1976–2006) in Middle Himalaya

Madhushree Munsi, Sumedha Malaviya, Gracy Oinam, P.K. Joshi

Food Inflation in India: Implications for Food Security and Policy Options

S. Mahendra Dev, Vijay Laxmi Pandey, Andaleeb Rahman

Policies, Projects and People: Exploring the Adaptation-development Spectrm in India

Chandni Singh, Sumetee Pahwa Gajjar, Tanvi Deshpande

Developing and Testing the Urban Sustainable Development Goal’s Targets and Indicators – A Five-city Study

Helen Arfvidsson, Geetika Anand, Amir Bashir Bazaz, Gill Fenna, Kevin Foster, Garima Jain, Stina Hansson, Louise Marix Evans, Nishendra Moodley, Charles Nyambuga, Michael Oloko, Doris Chandi Ombara, Zarina Patel, Beth Perry, Natasha Primo, Aromar Revi, Brendon Van Niekerk, Alex Wharton, Carol Wright

Sub-cities of Bengaluru: Urban Heterogeneity through Empirical Typologies

Krishnachandran Balakrishnan, Shriya Anand

Making the Sustainable Development Goals Operational through an Urban Agenda: Perspectives from Science

Susan Parnell, José G. Siri, Thomas Elmqvist, Peter Marcotullio, Anthony Capon, Aromar Revi, Jo Ivey Boufford

Multi-model Comparison of the Economic and Energy Implications for China and India in an International Climate Regime

Daniel J. A. Johansson, Paul L. Lucas & Matthias Weitzel, Erik O. Ahlgren, Amir Bashir Bazaz, Wenying Chen, Michel G. J. den Elzen, Joydeep Ghosh, Maria Grahn, Qiao-Mei Liang, Sonja Peterson, Basanta K. Pradhan, Bas J. van Ruijven, P. R. Shukla, Detlef P. van Vuuren, Yi-Ming Wei

Converting Slums on ULB Land to Rental Housing

Swastik Harish

Integrated Urban Water Management: Initiating the Next Wave

Geetika Anand, Rajiv K. Raman

Liberal Education: The Road Not Taken

Gautam Bhan

A Review of 311 in New York City: Lessons for D115?

Charis Elizabeth Idicheria, Alexander Schellong, Jobst Fiedler