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This Chapter highlights selected resilience and sustainability measures that can be implemented in cities and towns now to ensure that our communities, as well as future generations...

Author: 
Aruna
DIAS
Neil
LOPEZ
Jiyoon
SONG
Yuta
UCHIYAMA
Book Chapter
English
May 2019 Topics:

GEO-6の内容をコンパクトにまとめた政策決定者向け要約(SPM:Summary for Policymakers)及びSPM会合ビューローメンバーによって作成されたGEO-6主要メッセージの日本語仮訳版。「健全な地球、健康な人々」をメインテーマに、現在の世界の環境を大気、生物多様性、海洋、土地、淡水、分野横断的課題等の観点から概観し、...

Author: 
United Nations Environment Programme
Policy Report
Japanese
April 2019

GRO2019の内容をコンパクトにまとめた政策決定者向け要約(SPM:Summary for Policymakers)の日本語仮訳版。資源効率性、気候緩和、炭素除去、並びに生物多様性保護の政策を組み合わせることにより、経済を成長させ、人々の幸福度を増やし、プラネタリーバウンダリー(地球の限界)内に留まることができる可能性を示している。

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International Resource Panel
Policy Report
Japanese
April 2019

アジア太平洋地域における大気汚染の現状と具体的な政策措置について科学的見地から包括的に分析した初めての評価報告書「Air Pollution in Asia and the Pacific: Science-based Solutions」(Summary)の日本語仮訳版(翻訳:IGES及びアジア大気汚染研究センター)。アジア太平洋地域の多様性を考慮しながら、...

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United Nations Environment Programme
Asia Pacific Clean Air Partnership
Climate and Clean Air Coalition
Policy Report
Japanese
April 2019
GEO-6 Chapter 24

Under the theme of ‘Healthy Planet, Healthy People,’ the sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) is an integrated assessment which considers various scientific perspectives and...

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United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
Transboundary climate risks and regional adaptation planning

This session will explore the transboundary risks that result from both the impacts of climate change and the effects of adaptation (positive and negative). It will draw on case...

Presentation
English
January 2019 Topics:

This report presents an overview of policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production advanced by the governments of the African region. Although not...

Author: 
Fabienne
PIERRE

The North American region consists of the United States of America and Canada, two geographically large countries with populations, industries, and environmental concerns that are...

Author: 
Vanessa
TIMMER
Dwayne
APPLEBY
Cora
HALLSWORTH
Policy Report
English
September 2018 Topics:

Phnom Penh is facing huge challenges in waste management due to population growth, increasing income and consumption levels, expanding urbanisation and inadequate waste management...

Policy Report
English
June 2018 Topics:
Participatory_Waste_Management_Initiative_Battambang_case_study

As with many other cities in Cambodia, Battambang Municipality faces huge challenges in managing its waste. With no consistent annual budget allocated to waste management services,...

Training Learning
English
June 2018 Topics:

Hotta contributed as a lead author for Section 2.6: Waste of the Report.

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Policy Report
English
November 2016 Topics:
Cover

How we choose to live as a society and as individuals – what houses we choose and build, what food we eat and grow, how we spend our spare time, and what type of transport we use –...

Author: 
Huizhen
CHEN
Policy Report
English
November 2016 Topics:

• The emergence of multiple global environmental goals clearly signals a need to reverse the trend of deteriorating environmental conditions across the region. Despite some...

Book Chapter
English
May 2016 Topics:

As with past Global Environment Outlooks (GEOs),
once the current state of the environment and
policy response is assessed, it is important to look at
possible...

Author: 
Gensuo
JIA
Bundit
LIMMEECHOKCHAI
Book Chapter
English
May 2016 Topics:

Consumption of natural resources has been growing rapidly inAsia and the Pacific leading to increasing pressures and impacts on the local environment. Resource efficiency is...

Author: 
Heinz
SCHANDL
Nguyen
TRUNG THANG
Shilpi
KAPUR
James
WEST
Book Chapter
English
May 2016
A green input-output model and social accouting matrix

Under the Partnership for Action on a Green Economy (PAGE), UNEP collaborated with the modelling experts (including Xin Zhou from the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies,...

Author: 
Presentation
English
April 2016

Land degradation has been intensified over most of the region, with consequent displacement of indigenous people, loss of biodiversity, and reduction in important forest products....

Author: 
Divya Datt
Fereydoun Ghazban
Indu K Murthy
Sri Ramachandra Murthy Manchiraju
MP Sukumaran Nair
Shilpanjali Deshpande Sarma
Book Chapter
English
February 2016

Asia and the Pacific countries are increasingly aware of the importance of a healthy environment for the sustainable development of their economies and societies. However,...

Book Chapter
English
February 2016 Topics:

The GEO-6 Asia and the Pacific Regional Assessment is based on scientific review of critical environmental trends identified by member states and stakeholders at the Regional...

Book
English
January 2016 Topics:

Based on the study conducted in 8 countries in Asia, this report identifies challenges and barriers in conducting, implementing the Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) and Technology...

Commissioned Report
English
July 2015

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