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Taking an Integrated Approach to the SDGs: A Survey and Synthesis Cover

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were designed to be “integrated and indivisible, balanc[ing] the three dimensions of sustainable development." The growing need for...

Discussion Paper
English
July 2017 Topics:

Land cover (LC) has a significant impact on rainfall-runoff dynamics of a watershed, so LC maps are often incorporated into hydrological models to simulate how changes in climate or...

Author: 
Akio
ONISHI
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Emily
SKEEHAN
Conference Paper
English
July 2017

Water scarcity is worsening to the point that it has become a limiting factor to the growth of major economies in South Asia, and agriculture is by far the largest water-using...

Author: 
Sebnem
SAHIN
Anil
MARKANDYA
Policy Brief
English
June 2017 Topics:

Groundwater can provide irrigation for rural communities where surface water is absent or unreliable. Technical, institutional and capacity limits have prevented rural communities...

Author: 
ACIAR
Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

Since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in 2016, scientist have been studying its “indivisible whole” nature, with the objectives to propose viable methods...

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UNESCAP
Policy Report
English
May 2017 Topics:

KEY MESSAGES
• groundwater is a key resource for the achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Agenda for 2030 — but is still weakly conceptualised in the SDG Indicators...

Author: 
William
ALLEY
Sean
FUREY
Ralf
KLINGBEIL
Seifu
KABEDE
Ricardo
HIRATA
Issue Brief
English
March 2017 Topics:
Presentation
English
December 2016 Topics:

Groundwater irrigation for climate-proof agriculture in Lao PDR: How the country could benefit from international experiences?

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Author: 
Hiromasa
HAMADA
Anousith
KEOPHOXAY
Paul
PAVELIC
Corentin
CLEMENT
Presentation
English
November 2016 Topics:

Owing to a high prevalence of rural poverty in Lao PDR, improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers by increasing their productivity is a high priority for the Government....

Author: 
Paul
PAVELIC
et al.
Commissioned Report
English
November 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...

Author: 
Farzad
TAHERIPOUR
Thomas W.
HERTEL
Badri
NARAYANAN
Sebnem
SAHIN
Anil
MARKANDYA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:

Analysis of long-term variation of phytoplankton and water quality at two observation sites in the Lake Biwa, Japan

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Author: 
Shigeo
FUJII
Nis Hansini
CHASKER
Satoshi
ICHISE
Presentation
English
August 2016 Topics:

Asia is undergoing a massive developmental transformation. Its identity as a growth center of the world has been instrumental in lifting millions of people out of poverty, while...

Presentation
English
August 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:

In a poorly developed, water-rich country such as Lao PDR, most attention has historically been given to surface water development issues with limited consideration to groundwater....

Author: 
Paul
PAVELIC
Corentin
CLEMENT
Jordan
VINCKEVLEUGEL
Khammal
VONGSATHIANE
Seinab
BOHSUNG
Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

Agricultural groundwater use in the Lower Mekong is gradually gaining attention due to increasing uncertainty over water availability. Although this region is blessed with abundant...

Author: 
Anousith
KEOPHOXAY
Hiromasa
HAMADA
Paul
PAVELIC
Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

This working paper assesses the groundwater-WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) nexus based on an analysis of domestic water uses in three groundwater dependent Asian Cities: Hanoi...

Discussion Paper
English
May 2016 Topics:

アジア地域における生活排水対策

Author: 
Motoyuki Mizuochi
Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
April 2016 Topics:

平成27年度アジアにおける畜産排水処理管理にかかる調査研究業務業務報告書

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2016 Topics:

Groundwater contributes to the sustainable development of many Asian cities by providing water for domestic, industrial, and agricultural uses and by regulating ecosystem flows. In...

Editor: 
Sangam Shrestha
Vishnu Prasad Pandey
Shashidhar Thatikonda
Book Chapter
English
February 2016 Topics:

Groundwater has been a traditional source of water supply in Japan for a long period of time. After the country entered a rapid phase of industrialization and urbanization, there...

Author: 
Vishnu Prasad Pandey
Book Chapter
English
February 2016 Topics:

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