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Decentralized Solutions for Developing Economies: Addressing by Sebastian Groh, Jonas van der Straeten, Brian Edlefsen

By Sebastian Groh, Jonas van der Straeten, Brian Edlefsen Lasch, Dimitry Gershenson, Walter Leal Filho, Daniel M. Kammen

The quantity offers leading edge ways to enhancing strength entry in underprivileged groups. A center subject is using formerly underutilized or unrecognized assets that may be came across via synergies in provide and cost innovation, novel financing tools, and using leapfrog applied sciences. The participants illustrate how decentralized ways and small-scale localized ideas can advertise weather swap mitigation and edition and bring up the resiliency of susceptible groups. This ebook gathers chosen articles from the 2014 Micro strength structures convention at UC Berkeley that concentrate on technical, monetary, human, institutional, and normal source capital. The contributions replicate the newest ideas, theories, tools and methods, delivering a useful source for researchers, practitioners and governmental associations engaged within the box of strength entry for constructing countries.

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