Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services


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In Nature Communications

While Southeast Asia’s forests play important roles in biodiversity conservation and global carbon (C) balance, the region is also a deforestation hotspot. Here, we consider the...

Author: 
Ronald C
ESTOQUE
Makoto
OOBA
Valerio
AVITABILE
Yasuaki
HIJIOKA
Takuya
TOGAWA
Yuji
MURAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Water

Rapid changes in land use and land cover pattern have exerted an irreversible change on different natural resources, and water resources in particular, throughout the world....

Author: 
Mrittika
BASU
Chtiresh
SARASWAT
Binay
MISHRA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:

平成30年度生物多様性及び生態系サービスに関する科学的知見に係る会合運営等業務 業務報告書

平成30年度のIPBES関連国内支援業務の業務報告書です。IPBES第6回総会報告会、IPBES国内連絡会、IPBES評価報告書SPM和訳、IPBESシンポジウム等の成果をとりまとめています。

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:

平成30年度 森林吸収源インベントリ情報整備事業 (パリ協定の詳細ルール合意を見据えた 技術的課題の分析・検討)報告書

平成30年度林野庁委託事業「森林吸収源インベントリ情報整備事業(パリ協定の詳細ルール合意を見据えた技術的課題の分析・検討)」報告書

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:

平成30年度 二国間クレジット制度の下でのREDD+プロジェクトの 実施促進に向けた調査・分析等委託業務 報告書

平成30年度環境省委託事業:二国間クレジット制度の下でのREDD+プロジェクトの 実施促進に向けた調査・分析等委託業務 報告書

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:

平成29年度 「クリーンウッド」利用推進事業のうち生産国における 現地情報の収集(熱帯地域) 報告書

平成29年度林野庁委託事業:「クリーンウッド」利用推進事業のうち生産国における 現地情報の収集(熱帯地域) 報告書
対象国:ブラジル、エクアドル、ラオス、タイ、フィリピン

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2019 Topics:

The Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM) was established in 2013 to promote activities in line with the Strategy and Plan of Action of the International Partnership for Satoyama...

PR/Newsletter
English
March 2019 Topics:

Climate change adaptation and mitigation (CCA&M) policies should be developed in an integrated manner to maximize their effectiveness. There is relatively little common...

Author: 
Damasa
B. MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben
BRAGAIS
Fact Sheet
English
March 2019 Topics:

The urban and rural regions can be well understood as the dynamic systems embedded and interconnected through their social, economic and environmental settings. These urban-rural...

Conference Proceeding
English
February 2019 Topics:

Urban and rural areas both depend on a shared stock of natural resources. However, their development planning is mostly focused within their established boundaries. This report is...

Author: 
Vibhas
SUKHWANI
Hikaru
TAKASAWA
Atsushi
ISHIBASHI
Rajib
SHAW
Wanglin
YAN
Training Learning
English
February 2019 Topics:

Water energy, food energy form some of the basic elements of economic growth and development. These resources are intrinsically interdependent on both the supply and demand sides....

Author: 
Rajib
SHAW
Yan
WANGLIN
Book Chapter
English
February 2019 Topics:
In International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Bangladesh provide a variety of financial services to poor households that can help them cope with natural disasters (e.g. floods) and adapt to...

Author: 
M.A. Baqui
KHALILY
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:

Japan is one of the prominent contributors towards overseas development assistance (ODA) and emergency relief assistance (external emergency assistance, EEA) in the aftermath of...

Presentation
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Science & Policy

Forest conservation is a key component of multilateral environmental agreements related to biodiversity conservation (Convention on Biological Diversity; CBD)) and climate change (...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:

Worldwide, scarce freshwater resources are increasingly being used to satisfy the demands of a rapidly increasing population and a growing global economy. One-third of the world’s...

Author: 
Masago
YOSHIFUMI
Binaya Kumar
MISHRA
Shokhrukh-Mirzo
JALILOV
Mohamed
KEFI
Misato
DILLEY
Kensuke
FUKUSHI
Book
English
January 2019 Topics:
In Small Carnivore Conservation

Bornean Ferret Badger Melogale everetti is endemic to the uplands of the Mount Kinabalu and the Crocker Range, Sabah, north Borneo; it is currently categorized as Endangered on The...

Author: 
Hidemi
NAGANO
Keiichi
OKADA
Yoshihiro
NAKASHIMA
Jamili
NAIS
Kenehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2019 Topics:

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and cooling of power generation facilities. Changes in the water availability induced by global...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Research Report
English
January 2019 Topics:
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DISASTER RESILIENCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DISASTER RESILIENCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

This paper aims to identify and prioritize key non-economic loss and damages (NELDs) caused by the 2009 Cyclone Aila in Khulna District of Bangladesh and to identify appropriate...

Author: 
Md. Atikul
ISLAM
Md. Ali
AKBER
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2019 Topics:
The Hindu Kush Himalaya Assessment

This is a precarious moment for the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH). Environmentally, socially, and economically, there is no single likely future for the HKH. Between now and 2080, the...

Book Chapter
English
January 2019 Topics:

Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change...

Working Paper
English
December 2018 Topics:

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