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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:

2015年9月に開催された国連「持続可能な開発サミット」において、2030年までの15年間の国際的共通目標となる「持続可能な開発目標(Sustainable Development Goals: SDGs)」が採択された。SDGsは環境、社会、経済の発展を調和させ、人類社会の持続的な開発を目指しており、2016年1月から世界的に実施が始まり、...

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Commentary
Japanese
June 2019

 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:

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:

日本環境教育学会は、日本児童教育振興財団からの助成を得て、『持続可能な
社会をつくる教育事典』を作成・刊行する方針を決め、日本国際理解教育学会、日本社会
教育学会、日本学校教育学会、SDGs 市民社会ネットワーク、グローバル・コンパクト・
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Book Chapter
Japanese
June 2019
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:
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:

- The APFSD has grown into a useful multi-stakeholder platform for sharing experiences and networking around sustainable development.
- It is important to examine whether...

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Commentary
English
May 2019 Topics:

The Asia-Pacific region faces a fundamental dilemma. Over recent decades the region has achieved tremendous economic growth that has lifted millions of its people out of poverty and...

Book
English
May 2019 Topics:

Key messages
-If current processes impacting land continue, the region risks transgressing the boundaries of a “safe operating space”.
-A vision of sustainable...

Book Chapter
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May 2019 Topics:

Key messages
- Inherent complexity in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is a barrier to their application to land management. A better conceptual understanding can...

Book Chapter
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May 2019 Topics:

IGES 国別登録簿データは、附属書I国各国が設置している国別登録簿内あるいは複数の登録簿間で、発行・国際移転・償却・取消された京都議定書第一約束期間(CP1)用及び京都議定書第二約束期間(CP2)の京都ユニット量を整理したものです。情報ソースは国連の気候変動枠組条約(UNFCCC)のウェブサイトおよび各国の国別登録簿に関連するウェブサイトでの公開情報です。...

Data/Tool
English
May 2019 Topics:

The IGES Kyoto Units Transfer Database (CP1 & CP2) aims to provide compiled information on issuance, international transfer, retirement, and cancellation of Kyoto units from...

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Machiko
LOUHISUO
Data/Tool
English
May 2019 Topics:

Household consumption in the United States has significant impacts on climate change through the consumption of food, mobility, housing, consumer goods, leisure, and others....

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This fact sheet shows flood modeling results for the San Cristobal subwatershed of the Philippines. The flood-affected area is expected to increase by ~47% from 2015-2025 due to...

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Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
May 2019 Topics:

This fact sheet shows flood modeling results for the San Juan subwatershed of the Philippines. The flood-affected area is expected to increase by ~10% from 2015-2025 due to planned...

Author: 
Milben
BRAGAIS
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Monitoring and Assessment

Finite freshwater sources are facing huge threats both for quality and quantity from uncertain global changes, namely population growth, rapid urbanization, and climate change....

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Peer-reviewed Article
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