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Rio de Janeiro


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Title Type Author(s) Year
Neighbourhood boundaries Shapefile PrefeituraRio 2020
Material flow analysis of the residential building stock at the city of Rio de Janeiro Journal Article Condeixa et al. 2017
Patterns of Total Precipitation for the City of Rio de Janeiro (1961-2013): Evidence of Normality and Inter Seasonal Correlations Journal Article Sousa and Sousa 2014
Cities and greenhouse gas emissions: moving forward Journal Article Hoornweg et al. 2011
Fishing activity in Northern Rio de Janeiro State (Brazil) and its relation with small cetaceans Journal Article et al. 1998

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Rio de Janeiro Cityscape View 1
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Brigitte None
Rio de Janeiro Cityscape View 2
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Chulhwan None
Rio de Janeiro Cityscape View 3
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LhcCoutinho None
View of the sugar loaf from pedra da gavea
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Thomas Lauwers 2020
A Simple Sinuosity-Based Method using GPS data to Support Mitigation Policies for Public Buses GHG Emissions
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Wills et al. 2019 Case StudyGreenhouse Gases (GHGs)Single point in timeUrban
Comparing performance metrics for multi-resource systems: the case of urban metabolism
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Ravalde and Keirstead 2017 Method
The energy metabolism of megacities
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Facchini et al. 2016 EnergyResearch and Analysis
City, Ecology, Climate and the Common Good: State of Affairs, Challenges and Perspectives from Latin America.
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Gian Carlo Delgado Ramos 2015 Political ecologyReview PaperUrban ResilienceVarious MaterialsWater
Energy and material flows of megacities
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Kennedy et al. 2015 ElectricityEnergy BalanceFossil FuelsMaterial Flow Analysis (MFA)Single point in timeSteelUM review paper importUrbanWasteWater
Exploring urban mines: Pipe length and material stocks in urban water and wastewater networks
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Pauliuk et al. 2014 GlobalMaterial Stock Analysis (MSA)PolicyUrbanWastewaterWater
Climate Change and Urban Metabolism of Latin American Megacities
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Delgado et al. 2012 ComparisonSingle point in timeStarter Kit PublicationUrban
Mainstreaming Urban Metabolism: Advances And Challenges In City Participation
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Hoornweg et al. 2012 5.2. Academic workAbbreviated MFACase StudySingle point in timeUrban
Energy and material flow through the urban ecosystem
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Decker et al. 2000 Case StudyComparisonEnergy BalanceMaterial Flow Analysis (MFA)UM review paper importUrban


This layer is about providing context around the city: placement in the region, geodata, spatial boundaries, population numbers over several years, GDP, economic activities, etc.

Data and information to obtain

1.1. Administrative boundaries 1
1.2. Economic activity - descriptions 0
1.3. Economic activity - figures 0
1.4. Population 0
1.5. Policy documents 0
1.6. Actors 0

This layer looks at the biophysical properties of the city, including soil, land, ecosystems, climatological characteristics, geology, and more.

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2.1. Soil type and composition 0
2.2. Trees 0
2.3. Biodiversity 0
2.4. Bodies of water 0
2.5. Average temperatures 0
2.6. Rainfall 1
2.7. Mineral deposits 0

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