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Belo Horizonte

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Belo Horizonte region

Belo Horizonte

RESOURCES

Organisations, Programmes, and Projects

Meio Ambiente (Environmental Department), City of Belo Horizonte

Description: programs, projects and climate change committee

https://prefeitura.pbh.gov.br/programas-e-projetos/meio-ambiente

Fundação Estadual do Meio Ambiente (FEAM- State Environment Department), Minas Gerais

Description: projects for environmental assessment, management, protection

http://www.feam.br/

REDE (Alternative technologies exchange network)

Description: non-profit focusing on agroecology and sustainability at the regional level

https://redemg.org.br/sobre/

Reports and Policies

Sustainable City Plan, City of Belo Horizonte

Description: Mitigation plan that includes adaptation initiatives

https://proyectoallas.net/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Belo-Horizonte-Ciudad-sostenible-ingl%C3%A9s.pdf

O problema é a chuva? (Is rain the problem?) Região metropolitana de Belo Horizonte

Description: e-book on climate change and urban planning

http://www.agenciarmbh.mg.gov.br/edicao-especial-do-ebook-pensar-metropolitano-centraliza-tematicas-sobre-planejamento-urbano-e-impactos-climaticos-na-rmbh/

Análise de vulnerabilidade às mudanças climáticas do município de Belo Horizonte

(Vulnerability to climate change assessment in the municipality of Belo Horizonte), City of Belo Horizonte

Description: identifies key vulnerabilities and hot spots and builds a resilience approach

https://www.kas.de/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=72519c05-3b85-57a7-d97f-49e02ebcfaa3&groupId=252038

Estudo de Vulnerabilidade Regional às Mudanças Climáticas de Minas Gerais (regional vulnerability to climate change study), FEAM

Description: climate, impacts, factors, vulnerabilities, and capacities

http://pemc.meioambiente.mg.gov.br/images/ConteudoArquivos/Diagnostico/AdaptacaoAsMudancasClimaticas/1pemc_estudo_vulnerabilidade_regional_ficha_catalografica.pdf

Academic Articles

Ferreira, Daniele Gomes, Assis, Eleonora Sad de, & Katzschner, Lutz. (2017). Construção de um mapa climático analítico para a cidade de Belo Horizonte, Brasil (Building an urban climatic analysis map for Belo Horizonte). Revista Brasileira de Gestão Urbana, 9(Suppl. 1), 255-270.

Description: Quantitative mapping in relation to thermal load

https://doi.org/10.1590/2175-3369.009.supl1.ao01

Bittencourt F. et al. (2018) Climate Vulnerability Index: A Case Study for the City of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. In: Leal Filho W., Esteves de Freitas L. (eds) Climate Change Adaptation in Latin America. Climate Change Management. Springer, Cham.

Description: integrated GIS approach to create an index and map

https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-56946-8_20

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