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Proposed Network of Training Institutions on Climate Change Adaptation Meeting

Despite the region’s vulnerability to climate change, there is a serious lack of capacity in Asia for developing quality project proposals for climate change adaptation that can...

Conference Proceeding
English
April 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 24

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, together
with a range of Multilateral Environmental Agreements
(MEAs), set an ambitious long-term vision for the universal...

Author: 
Diana
MANGALAGIU
Ghassem R.
ASRAR
Klaus
JACOB
Laura
PEREIRA
Detlef
VAN VUUREN
Fintan
HURLEY
Steve
HEDDEN
Paul
LUCAS
Kei
GOMI
Robyn
LUCAS
Mandy Angèl
VAN DEN ENDE
GEO-6 Chapter 18

This chapter presents a set of conclusions for Part B of the
sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6), reached through the
findings of the previous chapters about policy...

Author: 
Klaus
JACOB
Diana
MANGALAGIU
Beatriz
RODRÍGUEZ-LABAJOS
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 17

This chapter evaluates the capacity of environmental
policies to achieve transformational change in addressing
cross-cutting global sustainable development challenges....

Author: 
John
CRUMP
Klaus
JACOB
Diana
MANGALAGIU
Caroline
ZICKGRAF
Babatunde Joseph
ABIODUN
Giovanna
ARMIENTO
Rob
BAILEY
Elaine
BAKER
Kathryn Jennifer
BROWN
Irene
DANKELMAN
Riyanti
DJALANTE
Monica
DUTTA
Fintan
HURLEY
Maria Jesus
IRAOLA
Rakhyun E.
KIM
Richard
KING
Andrei
KIRILENKO
Oswaldo
DOS SANTOS LUCON
Ritu
MATHUR
Gavin
MUDD
Sebastian
SEWERIN
Tim
STEPHENS
Patricia
SCHWERDTLE
Joni
SEAGER
Laura
WELLESLEY
Caradee Y.
WRIGHT
Souhir
HAMMAMI
GEO-6 Chapter 16

Various policy approaches show that water quantity and quality
have serious implications for human and ecosystem health, and
that these interactions are driven by...

Author: 
Erica
GADDIS
James
GRELLIER
Anna Maria
GROBICKI
Rowena
HAY
Naho
MIRUMACHI
Gavin
MUDD
Farhad
MUKHTAROV
Walter
RAST
Beatriz
RODRÍGUEZ-LABAJOS
Jaee Sanjay
NIKAM
Patricia Nayna
SCHWERDTLE
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 15

This chapter provides a comprehensive overview of the current
Land and Soil policy framework and the related shortcomings,
especially in terms of policy cohesion and...

Author: 
Klaus
JACOB
Diana
MANGALAGIU
Pandi
ZDRULI
Katharina
HELMING
Andrew
ONWUEMELE
Leila
ZAMANI
Darshini
RAVINDRANATH
Hung
VO
GEO-6 Chapter 12

The composition of Earth’s atmosphere is one of the major
determinants of a healthy planet, influencing the climate,
ecosystems and human health. This is highlighted by...

Author: 
Frederick Ato
ARMAH
Phillip
DICKERSON
Christina
GUERREIRO
Terry
KEATING
Oswaldo
DOS SANTOS LUCON
Asami
MIYAZAKI
Amit
PATEL
Stefan
REIS
Kari
DEPRYCK
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 11

The importance of good policy design cannot be overstressed.
Some common elements are:
i. setting a long-term vision and avoiding crisis-mode
policy decisions,...

Author: 
Klaus
JACOB
Pedro
FELDMAN
Leandra Regina
GONÇALVES
James
HOLLWAY
Sebastian
SEWERIN
He
CHENMIN
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 10

This chapter introduces Part B of GEO-6: Policies, Goals, Objectives and Environmental Governance: An Assessment of Their Effectiveness.

Author: 
Klaus
JACOB
Diana
MANGALAGIU
Beatriz
RODRÍGUEZ-LABAJOS
GEO-6

The Global Environment Outlook (GEO) is the result of a consultative and participatory process to prepare an independent assessment of the state of the environment, the...

Author: 
UNEP
SECRETARIAT
GEO-6
HIGH LEVEL INTERGOVERNMENTAL AND STAKEHOLDER ADVISORY GROUP (HLG)
GEO-6
SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY PANEL (SAP)
GEO6
CO-CHAIRS AND AUTHORS
GEO-6
GOVERNMENT REPRESENTATIVES

* In this report, “sustainable technology” contributes to sustainable development, but
the technology itself is not necessarily sustainable.
* Accelerating the adoption...

The 2030 Agenda, with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 169 targets, and 232 indicators, agreed by all countries, are intended to “transform the world”. This report...

Book
English
June 2018 Topics:

Transformative Policy Approaches to Implement the Sustainable Development Goals in the Asia-Pacific Region

Author: 
Magnus
BENGTSSON

The ASEAN ESC Model Cities Programme was established in 2011 to promote the development of Environmentally Sustainable Cities (ESC) in ASEAN Member States (AMS). To achieve this...

Commissioned Report
English
April 2018 Topics:

The adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015 as one of the core frameworks driving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development provided the impetus to design a...

Policy Report
English
April 2018 Topics:

The Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) Exchange Series on Climate Change Adaptation is the email- based discussion operated by Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (...

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:
Scoring the Sustainable Development Goals: Pathways for Asia and the Pacific

Despite considerable hope and enthusiasm raised by the Sustainable
Development Goals (SDGs), and some quick initial efforts, many
governments and stakeholders are...

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:

Both the full report and summary documents are attached.

Recognising the need to integrate DRR and CCA into policies and institutions in The ASEAN Member States, JICA has...

Author: 
Furukawa
TAKASHI
Hirokazu
SAKAI
Takehiko
OGAWA
Book
English
November 2017 Topics:

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