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This report provides diverse possibilities of the future in 2050 as the basis for discussions on future lifestyles by different stakeholders and citizens in a more participatory...

Socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes (SEPLS) can contribute to global goals for biodiversity conservation and dealing with climate change, while also contributing...

Issue Brief
English
June 2019 Topics:

The "JCM in CHARTS" series aim to provide a comprehensive and easy-to-understand description of the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) in each host country. This version describes the...

Data/Tool
English
June 2019 Topics:

 IGES 京都ユニット第一約束期間全取引データでは、償却または繰越された京都メカニズムクレジットを起源国別、プロジェクトタイプ別にまとめています。また現時点で活用されていないCDMクレジット(CER)の量のデータについても提供しています。(※すべて英語情報となります)
 掲載した情報については可能な限りの正確性を期していますが、...

Data/Tool
Japanese
June 2019 Topics:

IGES Kyoto Units All Transaction Data for the First Commitment Period (CP1) provides all the information on both retired and carried over Kyoto units sorted by originating country...

Data/Tool
English
June 2019 Topics:
Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
June 2019 Topics:

This synthesis report has been produced as a follow-up activity of the G7 Alliance on Resource Efficiency on both the Toyama Framework on Material Cycles (2016) and the 5-year...

Author: 
G7 Resource Efficiency Alliance Members
Policy Report
English
June 2019

IGES Biennial Update Report (BUR) Database provides key information reported in biennial update reports (BURs) submitted by Non-Annex I Countries to the UNFCCC. According to UNFCCC...

Data/Tool
English
June 2019 Topics:
In APN Science Bulletin

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and power generation. Global climate change will affect the water availability in the basin and...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
In Applied Energy

This study evaluates the effect of climate uncertainties on the transformations in the global energy system needed for realizing mitigation targets in the long term. Climate...

Author: 
Kaoru
TACHIIRI
Ken'ichi
MATSUMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
Ecosystems-based approaches in G20 countries

Ecosystem-based (EB) approaches have been strongly promoted in various international environmental and development processes. As a result, they are gaining increasing attention...

Discussion Paper
English
May 2019 Topics:
Sustainable cities

Urbanization plays a significant role in how the sustainable development goals (SDGs) can be achieved by countries and regions since they can deliver the benefits of SDGs to a...

This presentation highlights how enhanced Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) can contribute to the improved effectiveness of transparency and capacity building.
Three...

Author: 
Michael
GILLENWATER
Presentation
English
May 2019 Topics:
Climate fragility risks

Climate change impacts on natural and human systems are increasing. Often affecting fragile economic, social and political systems, climate change is considered to be a serious ‘...

Author: 
Ishiwatari, Mikio; Djalante, Riyanti; Mavrodieva, Aleksandrina; Gomez, Oscar; Wataya, Eiko; Shaw, Rajib
Research Report
English
May 2019 Topics:
agricultural transformations

Food production and productivity improvements have contributed to lifting millions of people out of poverty and reduced hunger and malnutrition, but are associated with patterns of...

Book Chapter
English
May 2019 Topics:

Climate-fragility risks are on the rise globally and developmental paths taken by countries could be attributed to this rise. To understand the link between development and climate-...

Book Chapter
English
May 2019 Topics:

Policies are the channels through which governments influence society and make course corrections for intended consequences. Institutions have the power to influence policy...

Book Chapter
English
May 2019 Topics:

Equity and Fairness constitute important aspirations that most governmental and non-governmental stakeholders strive to achieve in their interventions. Equity and fairness have high...

Book Chapter
English
May 2019 Topics:
GAR19
In UNISDR Global Assessment Report 19

This paper presents results from a regional survey conducted on the globalization of local risks through investments in the vulnerable regions of Asia. Some countries that have been...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:

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