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We analyzed the change in vegetated and urban (impervious) area in the Silang-Santa Rosa sub-watershed of the Philippines to assess the implications related to flood risk. Our main...

Author: 
MAGCALE-MACANDOG Damasa B.
Milben
BRAGAIS
MACANDOG Paula Beatrice M.
Data/Tool
English
January 2016 Topics:
Strengthening Food Resource and Information Channels for Sustainable Production and Consumption of Food

One of the most significant lifestyle changes with severe environmental and health consequences being witnessed in the developing Asia is in the form of changes in food consumption...

Author: 
G.V. Ramanjaneyulu, CSA
PR/Newsletter
English
January 2016 Topics:
PR/Newsletter
English
December 2015 Topics:
PR/Newsletter
Japanese
December 2015 Topics:

COP21が2020年以降の新たな国際枠組み「パリ協定」を採択: 成果と課題

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Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
December 2015 Topics:
Impact of Ex-Ante Access to Microfinance on the Coping Strategies to Cope with Monga of Poor Households in North-Western Bangladesh

This paper examined the role of access to microfinance as an ex-ante measure of income
smoothing on the coping strategies of poor households in north-western Bangladesh during...

Author: 
KHAN Md. Tareq Ferdous
KHALILY, M.D. Baqui
Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:
Loss and Damage, Caused by Cyclones Sidr, Aila and Mahasen: Coping Strategies, Adaptation and the Role of Microfinance

This study attempted to assess household level loss and damage resulting from three cyclones –Sidr, Aila and Mahasen – in Khulna, Patuakhali and Satkhira districts for a sample of...

Author: 
KHAN Tareq Ferdous
KHALILY M.A. Baqui
Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:
The Role of Microfinance and Microfinance Institutions in Climate Change Adaptation

This report examines whether microfinance in its current forms contributes to household
adaptive capacity and how it can do so most effectively. It also discusses how...

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Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:
Can Japan Improve on its INDC-based Target for CO2 Intensity in the Electricity Sector? Estimation of Renewable Electricity and Nuclear Power in 2030

This paper assesses the potential for improving the CO2 intensity of Japan’s electricity sector—the units of carbon dioxide emitted per units of electricity generated—by examining...

Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:

This dataset can be used by researchers to test different land use/land cover mapping methods using crowdsourced geographic data and Landsat satellite imagery. The study area is the...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIZUKA
Data/Tool
English
December 2015 Topics:
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

We developed a method for mapping residential areas using freely available satellite imagery. The resultant residential area map can be used for risk assessment (e.g. to estimate...

Author: 
Milben
BRAGAIS
MAGCALE-MACANDOG Damasa
MACANDOG Paula Beatrice
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2015 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...

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Data/Tool
English
November 2015 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...

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Data/Tool
Mongolian
November 2015 Topics:

This presentation was delivered at the Workshop on the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) in Mongolia in November 2015:...

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Presentation
English
November 2015 Topics:

パリ合意に向け意見収斂の兆しのみられる点と意見の相違が残る部分

Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
November 2015 Topics:

Mainstreaming climate action into development planning: A science-based approach for adaptation and disaster risk reduction

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Presentation
English
November 2015 Topics:
Impact of the Increasing Number of Coal-Fired Power Plants on Japan’s Mid- and Long-Term Reduction Targets – Towards developing a framework for global warming mitigation measures for the entire power sector –

On 17 July 2015, the Japanese government unveiled its Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 26% below FY 2013 levels by...

Discussion Paper
English
November 2015 Topics:

This presentation was delivered in Nay Pyi Taw as part of JCM capacity building activities, in order to foster JCM knowledge dissemination among relevant policy makers from Myanmar...

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Presentation
English
November 2015 Topics:

This presentation provides an overview on the what are non-economic loss and damages, what is their current status in policy discourse at the global and regional relevel, how to...

Presentation
English
October 2015 Topics:

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