This paper presents a set of key elements of city innovation systems, based on the findings from case studies of innovative solutions to urban problems in six Southeast Asian megacities.
Reports-Published dateMonday, January 2, 2012 - 05:00
Journal articlesCHILDREN PESTICIDES BANANAS DEVELOPING COUNTRIES Ecohealth ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
Indigenous children living nearby plantations with chlorpyrifos-treated bags have elevated 3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinol (TCPy) urinary concentrations
Results suggest that the general living environment of children from the banana village is contaminated with chlorpyrifos, detected in air, soil, surface water, mattress and house dust samples, and in all the hand and foot wash samples.Published dateThursday, August 2, 2012 - 04:00
Final activities report : research project; ecohealth and marginal urban settlements in Latin America and the Caribbean
The production of exploratory case studies gives insight into the situation within Latin America of the interface between such complex variables as health, the environment and precarious urban settlements.Published dateMonday, January 2, 2006 - 05:00