Governance & Policy Making


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This paper aims to assess the potential of blockchain applications in the financial, business, public and climate change sectors to contribute to the realisation of the Sustainable...

Project Assessment Framework

Initiatives for sustainable societies have gained momentum following recent global agreements on sustainable development, including the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development...

Key Messages
• With more than half the world’s population, cities will play a pivotal role in determining whether the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) realize their...

Author: 
Aki
NAGANO
Ranell
MARTIN DEDICATORIA
Issue Brief
English
July 2018 Topics:
Biofuels and Sustainability book cover

In the beginning of the biofuel boom in the late 2000s, there were high expectations
in many Asian countries that biofuels could enhance energy security, provide jobs,
...

Biofuels and Sustainability book cover

This chapter discusses the social and economic impacts of biofuels in East Asia by analyzing four country case studies. Three case study countries are large Asian rapidly developing...

This policy brief presents four directions and 12 opportunities for SCP (Sustainable Consumption and Production) policy-making in Asia and the Pacific put forward by the Asia...

Author: 
PECoP-Asia
APRSCP

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

Book
English
June 2018 Topics:

* In this report, “sustainable technology” contributes to sustainable development, but
the technology itself is not necessarily sustainable.
* Accelerating the adoption...

* Agenda 2030 calls upon “all businesses to apply their creativity and innovation to solving sustainable development challenges”;
* If a major part of total global annual...

Book Chapter
English
June 2018 Topics:

Transformative Policy Approaches to Implement the Sustainable Development Goals in the Asia-Pacific Region

Author: 
Magnus
BENGTSSON

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...

Book
English
June 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:
In Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies

Due to its significance for bringing the considerably benefit to the transportation network performance, the several initiatives has been proposed for evaluating and improving the...

Author: 
Russ Bona
FRAZILA
Febri
ZUKHRUF
Kardina
NAWASSA
Jongga
JIHANNY
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2018 Topics:

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