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Today, 54% of the world’s population live in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to increase to 66% by 2050. Major cities and municipalities in the region rely either fully...

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Sangam
SHRESTHA
Vishnu
PANDEY
Oranuj
LORPHENSRI
Dian
SISINGGIH
Bui Tran
VUONG
Muhammad
BASHARAT
Research Report
English
May 2018 Topics:

This 1-pager shows the potential impacts of land-use change on flooding in the Los Baños subwatershed of The Philippines. The built-up area of the subwatershed is projected to...

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Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Donald
LUNA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
April 2018 Topics:

This 1-pager shows the potential impacts of land-use change on flooding in the Pila-Victoria subwatershed of The Philippines. The built-up area of the subwatershed is projected to...

Author: 
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Donald
LUNA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
April 2018 Topics:

2018年1月31日から2月1日にかけて、フィリピン・マニラで「アジア太平洋地域における気候変動影響評価および適応計画策定に関する能力向上ワークショップ:国・地方・セクターレベルの気候変動適応行動の促進」が開催されました。日本の環境省(MOEJ)のイニシアティブの一環として、アジア太平洋地域適応ネットワーク(APAN)、ICLEI東南アジア事務局の協力の下、...

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環境省(MOEJ)
地球環境戦略研究機関(IGES)
三菱総合研究所(MRI)
ICLEI東南アジア事務局
アジア太平洋地域適応ネットワーク(APAN)
PR/Newsletter
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

The workshop on Climate Change Impact Assessments and Adaptation Planning in the Asia-Pacific Region: Advancing Practices in Climate Change Adaptation at the National, Local, and...

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Ministry of the Environment Japan (MOEJ)
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)
Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc. (MRI)
ICLEI Southeast Asia Secretariat
Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN)
PR/Newsletter
English
March 2018 Topics:

平成27 年11 月、日本では「気候変動の影響への適応計画」が閣議決定された。開発途上国の適応計画を支援することは日本の適応計画の戦略の一つとして盛り込まれており、科学的知見に基づいた有効な計画策定の支援を行うこととしている。本業務では、「平成27 年度適応イニシアティブ推進のための地域横断的人材育成等に向けた調査・検討業務」および「平成28...

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:
WEPAアジア水環境管理アウトルック2018

アジアの国々は、居住環境の悪化、利用可能な水の減少および水の生態系サービスの損失につながる、深刻な水質汚濁問題に直面し続けている。これらの状況を考慮し、ガバナンスの観点から水質汚濁問題を解決することを目的とし、第3 回世界水フォーラムの場で日本国環境省によりアジア水環境パートナーシップ(WEPA)が提案された。WEPAでは2004年から、...

Policy Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

This report is the fourth edition of the series “WEPA Outlook on Water Environmental Management”, which consists of two main chapters: Chapter 1 -“Outlook on Water Environmental...

Policy Report
English
March 2018 Topics:

The commissioned report provides an overview of timber production and legality in Mexico. It explains policies and systems in the country on timber legality in diverse aspects...

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

The commissioned report provides an overview of timber production and legality in Peru. It explains Peruvian policies and systems releted to timber legality in diverse aspects...

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:
SDM2017Booklet_cover

This booklet has been prepared for IPSI member organisations, as well as for others who are engaged in SEPLS, to introduce the SDM and to provide snapshots of the projects...

PR/Newsletter
English
March 2018 Topics:
CoverImage_IPBES-J2018Report

IPBES における5カ年(2014-2018 年)の作業計画を踏まえ、IPBES総会、学際的専門家パネル(以下「MEP」という。)、専門家会合、タスクフォース等の会合における議論に我が国が貢献できるように、国内専門家等によって構成される執筆のための情報共有の場の設定や専門家ヒアリング等を通じて科学的知見に関する情報を整理・収集するとともに、...

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

平成29年度途上国森林保全プロジェクト推進事業報告書

平成29年度途上国森林保全プロジェクト推進事業報告書

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:
Risk insurance
In APN Science Bulletin

Several risk insurance initiatives have been implemented at the grassroots level for reducing the vulnerability of communities to natural disasters. Despite these efforts, the...

Author: 
Joy J.
PEREIRA
Arpah A.
BAKAR
Divya S.
SOLOMON
Juan J.
PULHIN
J.
J. CUMMINS
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In International Journal of Remote Sensing

Multiresolution segmentation (MRS) is one of the most commonly used image segmentation algorithms in the remote-sensing community. This algorithm has three user-defined parameters:...

Author: 
Shahab E.
JOZDANI
Mehdi
MOMENI
Mehran
SATTARI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:

Indonesia is the fourth most populous country in the world with a total population of more than 260 million people, of which about 52% live in urban areas. It has been predicted...

Author: 
Muhammad
SONNY ABFERTIAWAN
Commissioned Report
English
February 2018 Topics:

H29 Keizaishakai niokeru Seibututayouseino syuryuukano sokusinn nikannsuru tyousa/kenntou itakugyoumu

summarize update of the research on natural capital valuation and economic valuation of biodiversity conservation. it also includes guideline for business how to address...

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Dainihon consultant
Politekku eididi
Inter risk Soken
Commissioned Report
Japanese
February 2018 Topics:

The Project for Strengthening Institutional and Policy Framework on Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) Integration (termed as CN20 Project), which...

Commissioned Report
English
February 2018 Topics:

The presentation provides an overview of timber production and legality in Mexico, and explains necessary procedures and documents for the legal timber. Also it illustrates timber...

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Presentation
Japanese
February 2018 Topics:

生産国情報:ペルー

The presentation provides an overview of timber production and legality in Peru, and explains necessary procedures and documents for the legal timber. Also it illustrates timber...

Author: 
Ryuhei
KOMATSU
Presentation
Japanese
February 2018 Topics:

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