Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services


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This dataset contains supplementary material for the journal paper by Johnson et al. (In press). In the paper, OpenStreetMap...

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Data/Tool
English
February 2017 Topics:

Japan needs to consider climate risks beyond its borders. Climate change impacts globally and in the Asia-Pacific region will affect Japan’s food security, the increasing...

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Mutsuyoshi Nishimura
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

Human security will be progressively threatened by climate change, consequently development cooperation agencies such as JICA need to adopt approaches to strengthen resilience to...

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MIKIO ISHIWATARI
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

This paper provides some initial reflections on climate-fragility risks for Japan. To complement this analysis, the paper also presents findings from a perception survey on climate-...

Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

Climate-fragility risks are on the rise globally and developmental paths taken by countries can shape these risks. To understand the link between development and climate-fragility...

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Rajib Shaw
Lukas Ruttinger
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

Climate change is the ultimate threat multiplier. It will aggravate fragility, contribute to social upheaval and even violent conflicts. The problem is the seven compound risks that...

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Lukas Ruttinger
Discussion Paper
English
January 2017 Topics:

To facilitate a broader discussion on climate-fragility risks in Japan and reflect and discuss the findings of the G7 report and its implications and relevance for Japan, adelphi...

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Lukas Ruttinger
Conference Proceeding
English
January 2017 Topics:
In Land

Assessment of the progress of the Aichi Biodiversity Targets set by the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the safeguarding of ecosystems from the perverse negative...

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Shogoro Fujiki
Ryota Aoyagi
Atsushi Tanaka
Nobuo Imai
Arif Data Kusma
Yuyun Kurniawan
Ying Fah Lee
John Baptist Sugau
Joan T. Pereira
Kanehiro Kitayama
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2016 Topics:

人と動物の関係を理解するための 生態学および人類学の学際的なデータの重要性

第 26 回日本熱帯生態学会年次大会公開シンポジウム「変わりゆく熱帯で暮らす—人と動物たち」におけるコメント

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Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
November 2016 Topics:
In Biological Conservation

Supply of non-timber Forest Products (NTFPs) is an important provisioning ecosystem service. It is often argued that forest conservation contributes to poverty alleviation through...

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Shoko Sakai
Yee Keong Choy
Keiko Kishimoto-Yamada
Kohei T. Takano
Masahiro Ichikawa
Yumi Kato
Ryoji Soda
Masayuki Ushio
Izuru Saizen
Tohru Nakashizuka
Takao Itioka
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Environmental Protection

This paper modifies and uses an advanced computable general equilibrium model coupled with biophysical data on land and water resources by agro-ecological zone at the river basin...

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Farzad Taheripour
Thomas W. Hertel
Badri Narayanan
Sebnem Sahin
Anil Markandya
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:
2015年度SATOYAMA保全支援メカニズム
PR/Newsletter
Japanese
October 2016 Topics:
第44回ボン気候変動会議REDD+交渉ブリーフィングノート: 結果に基づく支払いに向けた REDD+の進捗と国際資金の動向

REDD+実施のための支援の調整に関する情報交換や議論を交渉とは別に継続して行うために、各国のREDD+フォーカルポイントや、資金供与に関わる多国間および二国間開発援助機関、民間セクター、先住民、NGO等の代表が参加し、毎年自主的に会合を開くことが奨励されており(Decision 10/CP.19、パラグラフ4)、その第3回REDD+...

Discussion Paper
Japanese
September 2016 Topics:
In palawija

Various forms of sustainable agriculture have been promoted in the Asia and Pacific region, with organic agriculture constituting the single most important form. There is a...

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Masakazu Ichimura
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:
In PLoS ONE

Both hydropower dams and global warming pose threats to freshwater fish diversity. While the extent of global warming may be reduced by a shift towards energy generation by large...

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Yuichi Kano
David Dudgeon
So Nam
Katsutoshi Watanabe
Chaiwut Grudpan
Jarungjit Grudpan
Wichan Magtoon
Prachya Musikasinthorn
Phuong Thanh Nguyen
Bounthob Praxaysonbath
Tomoyuki Sato
Koichi Shibukawa
Yukihiro Shimatani
Apinun Suvarnaraksha
Wataru Tanaka
Phanara Thach
Dac Dinh Tran
Tomomi Yamashita
Kenzo Utsugi
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:
Legality risks and risk mitigation: A guide for buyers of Papua New Guinean export timber

Recognising the importance of markets to sustainable forest management, this document provides guidance to timber buyers on the steps that they can take to responsibly purchase...

Policy Report
English
August 2016 Topics:

The focus of disaster risk reduction has changed from response-based approaches to pre-disaster preparedness, mitigation and risk reduction approaches over the course of the last 25...

Issue Brief
English
July 2016 Topics:

Water is one of the enablers for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement goals, especially on adaption. However, global water resources...

Issue Brief
English
July 2016 Topics:

A policy mechanism is needed to better integrate the social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainable management of terrestrial and maritime ecosystems in a practical...

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Kaoru Ichikawa
William Dunbar
Yohsuke Amano
Issue Brief
English
July 2016 Topics:

Financial inclusion, which aims to provide appropriate financial services to disadvantaged and economically marginalised segments of society, contributes to both sustainable...

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Issue Brief
English
July 2016 Topics:

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