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For the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to realise the potential to transform the way that countries and cities develop for the foreseeable future, they require effective...

Data/Tool
English
July 2017

While being broadly framed as 17 separate and diverse elements, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and associated targets inherently interlink with one another making up...

Author: 
Ming
XU
Research Report
English
July 2017
Journal of Rural Planning

生物多様性及び生態系サービスに関する政府間科学政策プラットフォーム(IPBES)では、生物多様性と生態系サービスの評価や将来予測などを通じて、科学的な知見の政策活用を強化するための取組が進められている。とりわけ農業開発や都市化を含む社会経済の発展が著しく、これに伴って生物多様性や生態系の劣化が急速に進むアジア地域では、人間と自然が相互に作用し合う社会・...

Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
June 2017 Topics:

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:

This new research report— based on surveys and personal interviews with as many as 250 Japanese companies—represents a first look at actions being undertaken by Japanese companies...

Policy Report
English
June 2017 Topics:

国際社会は2015年に「持続可能な開発のための2030アジェンダ」を採択した。アジェンダは、我々が将来の世代に繋げていくための「持続可能な社会」の理想像と、それを実現するための17の目標(Sustainable Development Goals: SDGs)、169のターゲットと230の指標という「三層構造」である。
「地球システムの境界」...

Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
June 2017 Topics:

During the 9th WPRPW meeting of OECD, food waste prevention and good practices in assessing the related policies were discussed in a roundtable session.
From Japan, Hotta from...

Author: 
MOEJ
Submission to Policy Process
English
June 2017 Topics:

This policy brief suggests that carbon pricing can accelerate the diffusion of low-carbon technology in China, based on the results of empirical studies conducted by Kansai Research...

Author: 
Policy Brief
English
June 2017 Topics:
In Land

This study uses a spatially-explicit land-use/land-cover (LULC) modeling approach to model and map the future (2016–2030) LULC of the area surrounding the Laguna de Bay of...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIZUKA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben
BRAGAIS
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2017 Topics:

平成28年度環境研究総合推進費「アジアにおける資源環境制約下のニーズ充足を目指す充足性アプローチへの政策転換(課題番号:S-16-3)」による研究の初年度報告書である。研究は、IGES、九州大学、南山大学の3研究機関の共同研究として実施した。

Author: 
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Tetsuya
TSURUMI
Commissioned Report
Japanese
May 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:

This report is an outcome of the research carried out in the second year of the APN-funded project on Assessing Community Risk Insurance Initiatives and Identifying Enabling Policy...

Research Report
English
May 2017 Topics:

「20年後の日本人は日々の生活ができているか」
「20年後に世界の環境は破綻していないか」
この問いかけに答えられる社会を築くため、企業の経済活動や社会基盤=自治体や政府などが認識するべき”具体的な行動目標“が「SDGs=持続可能な開発目標」です。
 
一般社団法人グローバル・コンパクト・ネットワーク・ジャパン(...

Policy Report
Japanese
April 2017 Topics:

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