↓ Skip to main content

The Geography of Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Africa

Overview of attention for book
Cover of 'The Geography of Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Africa'

Table of Contents

  1. Altmetric Badge
    Book Overview
  2. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 1 Climate Change, Urban Planning and Sustainable Development in Africa: The Difference Worth Appreciating
  3. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 2 Towards Sustainable Development in Africa: The Challenge of Urbanization and Climate Change Adaptation
  4. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 3 Community-Based Mapping Methodology for Climate Change Adaptation: A Case Study of Quarry Road West Informal Settlement, Durban, South Africa
  5. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 4 Urban Residents and Communities Responses to Climate Change Impacts in Tamale, Ghana
  6. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 5 Urban Farmers’ Perceptions and Adaptation Strategies to Climate Variability in Ibadan, Nigeria
  7. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 6 Placing Climate Change in Wetland Conservation and Urban Agriculture Contestations in Harare, Zimbabwe
  8. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 7 Heritage Preservation in a Changing Climate: The Potential of Green Infrastructure on the Île de Saint-Louis, Senegal
  9. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 8 Competing Interests in Urban Biodiversity Management in the Context of a Changing Climate: A Case Study of the Giba Gorge Environmental Precinct, South Africa
  10. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 9 Exploring the Future of Nairobi National Park in a Changing Climate and Urban Growth
  11. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 10 The Poverty Reduction Co-benefits of Climate Change-Related Projects in eThekwini Municipality, South Africa
  12. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 11 Beyond Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Africa: A Synthesis of Urban Food (In)Security
  13. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 12 Thinking into the Future: Constructing Social Security Law as Climate Change Adaptation Strategy in Urban South Africa
  14. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 13 Governing River Rehabilitation for Climate Adaptation and Water Security in Durban, South Africa
  15. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 14 Toward Citizen-Led Planning for Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Ghana: Hints from Japanese ‘Machizukuri’ Activities
  16. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 15 Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Ghana: The Spatial Planning Dimension
  17. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 16 Institutional Responses to Climate Change Adaptation: Flood Management at the Metropolitan Level in Accra, Ghana
  18. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 17 Adaptation Governance and Building Resilience in the Face of Climate Change in African Cities: Policy Responses and Emerging Practices from Accra
  19. Altmetric Badge
    Chapter 18 Missed Opportunities? Financing Climate Action in Urban Ghana and Uganda
Overall attention for this book and its chapters
Altmetric Badge

Mentioned by

3 news outlets
1 blog
5 X users
1 Wikipedia page


20 Dimensions

Readers on

106 Mendeley
You are seeing a free-to-access but limited selection of the activity Altmetric has collected about this research output. Click here to find out more.
The Geography of Climate Change Adaptation in Urban Africa
Published by
Springer International Publishing, January 2019
DOI 10.1007/978-3-030-04873-0
978-3-03-004872-3, 978-3-03-004873-0

Patrick Brandful Cobbinah, Michael Addaney

X Demographics

X Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 5 X users who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.
Mendeley readers

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 106 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 106 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 15 14%
Student > Bachelor 15 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 11%
Researcher 10 9%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 6%
Other 20 19%
Unknown 28 26%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 21 20%
Environmental Science 15 14%
Earth and Planetary Sciences 6 6%
Engineering 6 6%
Business, Management and Accounting 5 5%
Other 18 17%
Unknown 35 33%