Sustainable Cities & Societies


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In Remote Sensing

With the advent of high-spatial resolution (HSR) satellite imagery, urban land use/land cover (LULC) mapping has become one of the most popular applications in remote sensing. Due...

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Shahab
JOZDANI
Dongmei
CHEN
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2019 Topics:

In this presentation, the characteristics of different consumer segments and their carbon footprints will be examined based on the analysis of consumer expenditure and time-use...

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In this study, carbon footprints of households are estimated based on a combination of physical consumption and monetary-based data. Long-term targets for carbon footprints are...

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Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
South_Asia_Policy_Cooperation_CCET_Global_Waste_Management_Workshop_Proceedings

Home to roughly 1.8 billion people, South Asia generates approximately 334 million tonnes of waste per year of which 174 million tonnes (57%) is organic in content. In addition to...

Conference Proceeding
English
July 2019 Topics:
In International Journal of Building, Urban, Interior and Landscape Technology (BUILT)

The term of “Appropriate Technology (AT)”, introduced by Schumacher which refers to all kind of technologies including environmental technology, has been since developed into a...

Author: 
Koji
TAKAKURA

This report provides diverse possibilities of the future in 2050 as the basis for discussions on future lifestyles by different stakeholders and citizens in a more participatory...

Tämä raportti ehdottaa hiilijalanjälkitavoitteita ja vaihtoehtoja sille, miten yhteiskunta voi elämäntapamuutosten kautta rajoittaa ilmaston lämpenemisen enintään 1,5 asteeseen...

Author: 
Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
Research Report
English
May 2019 Topics:
Sustainable cities

Urbanization plays a significant role in how the sustainable development goals (SDGs) can be achieved by countries and regions since they can deliver the benefits of SDGs to a...

Household consumption in the United States has significant impacts on climate change through the consumption of food, mobility, housing, consumer goods, leisure, and others....

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This Work Plan provides comprehensive and up-to-date analysis on the status, challenges and opportunities of waste management in Medan City, including relevant regulations and...

Submission to Policy Process
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Climate Change & Environmental Sustainability

The last century has been largely characterised by (among many other things) increasing urbanisation, with cities across the world (including India) expanding in both number and...

Author: 
Shalini
DHYANI
Paras
PUJARI
Anil Kumar
GUPTA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
T20 2019 Circular Economy Policy Brief

This policy brief suggests six priorities for developed and emerging economies represented by G20 countries to mainstream circular economy and society globally, as follows: 1) need...

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Jun
NAKATANAI
Kiyo
KURISU
Eri
AMASAWA
Policy Brief
English
April 2019 Topics:
Ecology Note Phnom Penh English

Ecology Note – Towards Clean and Beautiful Capital City – is a supplementary material for primary school teachers who wish to introduce environmental education for the first time,...

UNEA4では、会合全体のテーマである「環境的課題と持続可能な消費と生産のための革新的な解決策(Innovative Solutions for Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Consumption and Production)」に見られるように、SCPが環境・...

Pengelolaan sampah telah menjadi salah satu isu utama di banyak kota khususnya di negara-negara berkembang. Tempat-tempat pembuangan akhir dari limbah padat perkotaan merupakan...

Submission to Policy Process
Indonesian
March 2019 Topics:

本事業は、株式会社西原商事がインドネシア共和国スラバヤ市において実践し蓄積してきたリサイクル型中間処理施設及びコンポストセンターの設置・運営ノウハウを活用し、国営肥料会社(PT Pupuk Indonesia: PI)との長期契約を基に現地法人を設立して、バリクパパン市の最終処分場(TPA Manggar)内の20,000 m2の敷地において堆肥工場(処理能力...

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:

This project has been designed to provide support for the formulation of the LCCAP based on a request from Davao City under C2C cooperation between Kitakyushu and Davao. Concrete...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2019 Topics:

パリ協定に掲げる今世紀後半に脱炭素社会(温室効果ガス排出量が正味ゼロの状態)を実現させるためには、経済成長が著しいアジアにおいて、持続可能な低炭素社会の構築に向けた動きを加速させることが必要である。近年、経済成長著しいアジアの都市では、急激な都市化により、資源やエネルギー消費量が増大し、交通量増加に伴う交通渋滞が頻発しており、生活や経済活動に伴う廃棄物、排水、...

This report summarized basic surveys and activities regarding;
1) Promotion of the low carbon and energy saving technology transfer in India, as well as enhancement of...

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:
Ecology Note Phnom Penh Khmer

Ecology Note – Towards Clean and Beautiful Capital City – is a supplementary material for primary school teachers who wish to introduce environmental education for the first time,...

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