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This report presents the overall summary of the findings of the country assessments conducted under the Project for Strengthening Institutional and Policy Framework on Disaster Risk...

Author: 
T. Ogawa
T. Furukawa
H. Sakai
Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

Although drought is not on top priority, El Nino and other localized drought events are warning signs for strengthening drought risk reduction in Indonesia. Drought risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

Lao PDR has a long way to go in addressing the drought risks substantially. Some of the issues needing immediate attention are as follows:
1. There is a need for promoting...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

This is the summary of the country drought risk reduction assessment done as a part of the JICA-ASEAN project on integrating climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:
JICA DRR CCA Drought

The purpose of this report is to take a stock of the existing situation in terms of drought risk reduction in ASEAN countries. The information presented in this report is primarily...

Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

近年自動撮影カメラの技術的発達により、中大型哺乳類の長期モニタリングが非常に容易になった。このことから今後、中大型哺乳類の生態について多くの生態学的知見が新たに得られることが予想される。その一例として京都大学芦生研究林上谷の152 haの範囲に20ランダム点を選定し、自動撮影カメラを設置して2013年~2016年の4年間、...

Author: 
Yoshihiro
NAKASHIMA
Hidemi
NAGANO
Rintaro
IKEGAWA
Atsushi
TAKAYANAGI
Presentation
Japanese
March 2017 Topics:

REDD+の効果的な実施に向けた具体的な方策を示すため、REDD+の国際的な制度の動向等について多角的に調査・分析を行い、得られた結果について体系的に整理した。1-1ではUNFCCCを中心とした国際的な議論の動向について取りまとめた。1-2では、既存のクレジット制度である京都メカニズムの共同実施に注目した。1-3では、現在進んでいるREDD+...

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2017 Topics:

途上国の森林減少・劣化に由来する温室効果ガス排出の削減等(以下「REDD+」という。)は重要な気候変動対策であり、気候変動に関する国際連合枠組条約の第21回締約国会議(COP21)で合意された「パリ協定」にもその実施と支援を奨励することが明記されたところである。

REDD+の推進には、途上国に対する資金と技術の提供が必要とされているが、...

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2017 Topics:

The Climate Policy and Market Mechanism Status Report aims at providing updated information on the status of national climate policy and market mechanisms in the selected countries...

Data/Tool
English
March 2017 Topics:

The fact sheets aim at providing updated information on the status of national climate policy and market mechanisms including the CDM, GHG emissions and NAMAs for Cambodia, China,...

Data/Tool
Japanese
March 2017 Topics:

The High-Level Seminar (HLS) on Environmentally Sustainable Cities (ESC) is organised annually to gather influential East and Southeast Asia policymakers, experts and practitioners...

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Conference Proceeding
English
March 2017 Topics:

This report provides an overview of the interim progress of implementing the ASEAN ESC Model Cities Year 3 (2016/17), commissioned by the ASEAN Secretariat and the Japan-ASEAN...

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Commissioned Report
English
March 2017 Topics:

The brochure on the Japan-France Collaboration on Long-Term Low Carbon Strategies, developed by the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES), gives an overview of the...

PR/Newsletter
English
March 2017 Topics:

Unless strategic actions start early, decision makers and scientists are expressing concerns over possible large future uncertainty as the HKH region can experience any of the three...

Book Chapter
English
March 2017
In Computers, Environment and Urban Systems

Land cover change (LCC) can have a significant impact on human and environmental well-being. LCC maps derived from historical remote sensing (RS) images are often used to evaluate...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIKUKA
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2017
Reorienting Japanese university education towards community resilience in the wake of disaster responsiveness cover image

Following The Great East Japan Earthquake in 2011, environmental educators in Japan needed to face a tough introspection – what could environmental education (EE) and education for...

Author: 
Sachi
NINOMIYA-LIM
Shinichi
FURIHATA
Yui
KAMINAGA
Book Chapter
English
February 2017

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