View Vol. 4 ,  Iss. 3 (July 2021)

Journal of Geographical Research

ISSN: 2630-5070 (Online)

Vol. 4 , Iss. 3 (July 2021)


  • RETRACTED:Innovative Practices for the Promotion of Local/Indigenous Knowledge for Disaster Risk Reduction Management in Sudur Paschim Province, Nepal

    Kabi Prasad Pokhrel, Shambhu Prasad Khatiwada, Narayan Prasad Paudyal, Keshav Raj Dhakal, Chhabi Lal Chidi, Narayan Prasad Timilsena, Dhana Krishna Mahat

    Article ID: 3223
    492  (Abstract) 26  (Download)


    The description of the Retraction: This article has been retracted. The Original article has previously been published elsewhere without  disclosure to the editor, permission to republish, or justification (ie, redundant publication).We apologise for any inconvenience this retraction may have caused readers. 

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  • A Climatology of Heavy Rain and Major Flood Events in Victoria 1876-2019 and the Effect of the 1976 Climate Shift

    Jeff Callaghan

    Article ID: 3204
    391  (Abstract) 65  (Download)


    An extensive search has been carried out to find all major flood and very heavy rainfall events in Victoria since 1876 when Southern Oscillation (SOI) data became available. The synoptic weather patterns were analysed and of the 319 events studied,121 events were found to be East Coast Lows (ECLs) and 82 were other types of low-pressure systems. Tropical influences also played... More

  • Spatial Heterogeneity Association of HIV Incidence with Socio-economic Factors in Zimbabwe

    Tawanda Manyangadze, Moses J Chimbari, Emmanuel Mavhura

    Article ID: 3466
    317  (Abstract) 55  (Download)


    This study examined the spatial heterogeneity association of HIV incidence and socio-economic factors including poverty severity index,permanently employed females and males, unemployed females, percentage of poor households i.e., poverty prevalence, night lights index, literacy rate,household food security, and Gini index at district level in Zimbabwe.A mix of spatial analysis methods including Poisson model based on... More

  • Land recycling, food security and Technosols

    Teresa Rodríguez-Espinosa, Jose Navarro-Pedreño, Ignacio Gómez Lucas, María Belén Almendro-Candel

    Article ID: 3415
    423  (Abstract) 89  (Download)


    The world population will grow up to 9.8 billion by 2050. The intensification in urban growth will occur on all continents and in all sizes of cities, especially in developing countries, experiencing a greater rising in urban agglomerations of 300,000 to 500,000 people, those of 500,000 to 1 million and those of 1 to 5... More


  • State Restructuring and Urban Innovation Development in Post-reform China: Shanghai’s Innovation Action in Review

    Lingyue LI, Huizhi Geng, Xiaohu Zhang

    Article ID: 3173
    416  (Abstract) 57  (Download)


    Given the ample evidences from present studies on national-level innovation policies evolution and mechanisms, this paper contributes to a city-level understanding towards innovation-related state restructuring,the consequent innovation policy change and its relational performance with urban development in post-reform Shanghai, China from an inputoutput perspective. It unfolds that state restructuring relinquishing state power to the market... More