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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:

IGES JCM Database provides detailed information on JCM methodologies, projects, and feasibility studies, and decision-making. The JCM is implemented by the Government of Japan with...

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Data/Tool
English
June 2017 Topics:
ISAP 2017_Discussion paper_FTF_English

This discussion paper aims to identify critical factors to encourage the business and finance sectors to act on transitioning to investments for decarbonised and resilient society...

Discussion Paper
English
June 2017 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。...

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Data/Tool
English
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...

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Sebnem
SAHIN
Anil
MARKANDYA
Policy Brief
English
June 2017 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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Data/Tool
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...

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Policy Brief
English
June 2017 Topics:
Reactions to US decision on PA withdrawal

IGES Climate and Energy Area has gathered responses and comments from national and local governments, international organisations, leading companies/industry associations, NGOs,...

Data/Tool
English
June 2017 Topics:

IGESの気候変動とエネルギー領域では、6月1日にトランプ大統領から発表された米国のパリ協定脱退決定に対する各国、地方政府、国際機関、有力企業・企業団体、NGO・シンクタンク等からの反応やコメントを一覧表としてまとめた(ただし、世界のすべての反応やコメントを網羅している訳ではなく、以下は一覧表の範囲内での分析である)。

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Data/Tool
Japanese
June 2017 Topics:

This paper goes through the three historical experiences of carbon taxation in France and provides a detailed overview of the past attempts and current challenges to effectively put...

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Working Paper
English
May 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。

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Shunsuke
MANAGI
Tetsuya
TSURUMI
Commissioned Report
Japanese
May 2017 Topics:
Strengthening the Integration o of Climate Risks in the Banking Sector cover

Banks face major losses unless climate risks are properly assessed and addressed. This policy brief makes recommendations to strengthen the integration of climate risks into banks'...

Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:
Promoting the Landscape Approach in Asia-Pacific Developing Countries: Key Concepts and Ways Forward cover

This policy brief advocates the landscape approach in areas where competing demands on land and natural resources in the Asia-Pacific region can be observed. The landscape approach...

Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

This report evaluates the current situation of non-economic loss and damages (NELDs) in the disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) interventions in Japan...

Research Report
English
May 2017

Lao PDR has development of forest planation industry based on smallholders. Teak was first planted in Luang Prabang Province since 1950s. Teak plantation have capacity to provide...

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Sithong
THONGMANIVONG
Chittana
PHOMPILA
Douangta
BOUAPHAVONG
Commissioned Report
English
April 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:

This issue brief presents a brief overview of the current follow-up and review mechanisms of the Sustainable Development Goals. It then draws attention to five possible pitfalls to...

Issue Brief
English
April 2017 Topics:

日中韓三カ国の環境大臣は「日中韓三カ国環境大臣会合(TEMM)」を1999年以来毎年開催し、この枠組みのなかで、北東アジアの環境管理において主導的な役割を果たすとともに、地球規模での環境改善に寄与することを目指している。本パンフレットは、TEMMの概要について分かりやすくとりまとめたものであり、TEMM開催の背景・概要、これまでのあゆみ、組織構成、...

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環境省
PR/Newsletter
Japanese
April 2017 Topics:

This pamphlet provides a basic introduction to the Tripartite Environment Ministers Meeting among China, Japan, and Korea (TEMM). Contents include an introduction, brief history,...

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Ministry of the Environment, Japan
PR/Newsletter
English
April 2017 Topics:

Under the Paris Agreement in 2015, the Korean government pledged to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 37 percent below business-as-usual (BAU) level by 2030, a goal that is considered...

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Commissioned Report
English
March 2017

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