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agricultural transformations

Food production and productivity improvements have contributed to lifting millions of people out of poverty and reduced hunger and malnutrition, but are associated with patterns of...

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Climate-fragility risks are on the rise globally and developmental paths taken by countries could be attributed to this rise. To understand the link between development and climate-...

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Policies are the channels through which governments influence society and make course corrections for intended consequences. Institutions have the power to influence policy...

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Equity and Fairness constitute important aspirations that most governmental and non-governmental stakeholders strive to achieve in their interventions. Equity and fairness have high...

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GAR19
In UNISDR Global Assessment Report 19

This paper presents results from a regional survey conducted on the globalization of local risks through investments in the vulnerable regions of Asia. Some countries that have been...

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- The APFSD has grown into a useful multi-stakeholder platform for sharing experiences and networking around sustainable development.
- It is important to examine whether...

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-If current processes impacting land continue, the region risks transgressing the boundaries of a “safe operating space”.
-A vision of sustainable...

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- Inherent complexity in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is a barrier to their application to land management. A better conceptual understanding can...

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パーム油は、西アフリカ原産のアブラヤシの実を搾った油脂から作られる。日本で消費される植物油のうち菜種油についで2番目に多く消費され、国民一人当たり年に4~5リットル消費している(WWF 2015)。食用油、マーガリン・ショートニング、スナック菓子、化粧品、洗剤など幅広い用途に使用されている。また、...

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Commentary
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This fact sheet shows flood modeling results for the San Cristobal subwatershed of the Philippines. The flood-affected area is expected to increase by ~47% from 2015-2025 due to...

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Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
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This fact sheet shows flood modeling results for the San Juan subwatershed of the Philippines. The flood-affected area is expected to increase by ~10% from 2015-2025 due to planned...

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Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
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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
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Integration for Climate Change Adaptation and Sustainable Development

Integrative approaches to land management, such as ecosystems-based approaches and landscape approaches, together with sustainable infrastructure and the sustainable use and...

Briefing Note
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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...

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Shalini
DHYANI
Paras
PUJARI
Anil Kumar
GUPTA
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In Applied Water Science

Achieving water security and availability for all is among the principle agenda of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. To achieve the goal of water security, particularly in...

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Chitresh
SARASWAT
Ram
AVTAR
Prashant
BHALANI
Peer-reviewed Article
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The slides were presented in the stakeholder workshop, Japan-Europe Dialogue 2019, held at YCU (Yokohama City University) in April 2019.
This presentation tries to identify...

Presentation
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This presentation summarised the work experience from Japan case in G7 fossil fuel subsidy scorecard (...

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Presentation
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In Energy Policy

This study investigates the stringency of Japan's greenhouse gas emissions reduction target for 2030 (nationally determined contribution: NDC), focusing on the macroeconomic...

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Takeshi
KURAMOCHI
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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,...

Clean Air Asia (CAA) organised a training on the Guidance Framework for Better Air Quality in Mongolia to enable local-level air quality managers to implement strategies and...

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Training Learning
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