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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...

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English
May 2019 Topics:

The SDGs have led to a proliferation of new tools and methods that can strengthen the integration of the environment into development plans. There is, however, limited information...

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Robert
STEELE
Emma
MARSDEN
Charina
CABRIDO
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English
January 2019

Worldwide, scarce freshwater resources are increasingly being used to satisfy the demands of a rapidly increasing population and a growing global economy. One-third of the world’s...

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Masago
YOSHIFUMI
Binaya Kumar
MISHRA
Shokhrukh-Mirzo
JALILOV
Mohamed
KEFI
Misato
DILLEY
Kensuke
FUKUSHI
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English
January 2019 Topics:

In this volume, we seek to highlight how the sustainable use of biodiversity as practiced in well-managed SEPLS can contribute to effective area-based conservation of biodiversity....

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English
November 2018 Topics:

本書は,サスティナビリティやレジリエンスの研究で世界的に著名なヨハン・ロックストローム氏と写真家のマティアス・クルム氏が2015 年に出版したBig World Small Planet: Abundance within Planetary Boundaries(Bokforlaget Max Strom)の翻訳である....

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Johan
ROCKSTRÖM
Mattias
KLUM
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Japanese
July 2018

The 2030 Agenda, with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 169 targets, and 232 indicators, agreed by all countries, are intended to “transform the world”. This report...

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English
June 2018 Topics:

パリ協定は,いま詳細ルール設計のプロセスにあり,2018年12月のCOP 24でルールがパッケージとして採択される予定となっている.「神は細部に宿る」の言葉のように,この運用則デザインが,パリ協定の成否を決定づけると言える.

パリ協定の最大の特徴であるNDCは,途上国を含めて,目標設定を要求する.それが5年サイクルで強化されて行くことで,...

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Book
Japanese
June 2018

The Paris Agreement is now in the process of making specific rules, which are to be adopted as a package at COP24. Like the saying, “God is in the details”, the success of the Paris...

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Book
English
June 2018

Many policymakers are responding to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by integrating multiple economic, social and environmental concerns into their development plans. Much...

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English
June 2018 Topics:

IGES20周年記念「IGES20年の歩み」は、各時代にそれぞれの立場でIGESに関わった方々にいただいた証言、これまでの歩みを客観的に整理したデータ、IGESの活動の方向性を示す基本となる文書などをとりまとめることにより、これまでの活動を振りかえりつつIGESの存在意義を再確認するとともに、さらに今後目指すべき方向性を明らかにすることを目指している。...

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Japanese
June 2018

Biofuels and Sustainability: Holistic Perspective for Policy-making

Editor: 
Hideaki
SHIROYAMA
Osamu
SAITO
Masahiro
MATSUURA
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English
May 2018
Low Carbon City Profile

 世界の国々は、パリ協定の下、温室効果ガスの排出状況を早期に減少に転じさせ、今世紀後半には脱炭素社会を実現するために、気候変動対策を本格化させている。中でも、温室効果ガスの大規模排出源である都市や企業等といった非国家主体による取組に寄せられる期待は国際社会においても高まっている。非国家主体もまた自らの取組を国内外で広くアピールしながら、国際競争力を高めている。...

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Low-carbon-City-Profile

Under the Paris Agreement, countries around the world are heading off reductions in greenhouse gas emissions at an early stage, making full use of climate change measures to achieve...

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Resilient Asia: Fusion of Traditional and Modern Systems for a Sustainable Future

Editor: 
Osamu
SAITO
Hirotaka
MATSUDA
Geetha
MOHAN
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English
February 2018

2001 年に OECD が『Extended Producer Responsibility:A Guidance Manual for Governments』(以下,ガイダンスマニュアル) を発表して 15 年が経過した。その間,拡大生産者責任 (EPR) 制度の数は大きく増加しており,2013 年の OECD の調査では,確認できた384 の EPR...

Editor: 
Hajime
YAMAKAWA
Tomohiro
TASAKI
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Japanese
January 2018 Topics:

To promote measures against global warming based on the Paris Agreement, and to ensure transition to decarbonised societies, it is important to link long-term targets/strategies...

Author: 
Mikiko
KAINUMA
Rahul
PANDEY
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English
November 2017 Topics:

Both the full report and summary documents are attached.

Recognising the need to integrate DRR and CCA into policies and institutions in The ASEAN Member States, JICA has...

Author: 
Furukawa
TAKASHI
Hirokazu
SAKAI
Takehiko
OGAWA
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English
November 2017 Topics:

Strategies for Building Resilience against Climate and Ecosystem Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Osamu
SAITO
Gordana
KRANJAC-BERISAVLJEVIC
Edwin A.
GYASI
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English
October 2017

This book outlines the performance and management of mangroves in the changing climatic scenario of the Asia-Pacific region and draws examples and lessons from the national and...

Author: 
Rajib
SHAW
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English
March 2017 Topics:

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