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The IGES NDC Database compiles the main features of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), which were communicated by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention...

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自治体による再生可能エネルギーの地産地消の取組

 地域で創出された再生可能エネルギーを地域で消費する再生可能エネルギーの地産地消の担い手として、自治体が自ら事業に関与していく「地域電力小売事業」の取組は、近年の再生可能エネルギーや地域分散型エネルギーの導入拡大・電力小売事業の全面自由化などの流れを背景に、各地で拡大してきた。

 自治体が自ら事業に関与している「地域小売電気事業者」...

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Seiya
TOMINAGA
Issue Brief
Japanese
September 2018 Topics:
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The objective of this report is to establish global lifestyle carbon footprint targets and examine the average consumption and footprint patterns of case countries from lifestyle...

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Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
Technical Report
English
September 2018 Topics:

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...

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

プロジェクト・マネジメントの枠組みとしてログフレーム(ロジカル・フレームワーク)が提案されて約半世紀が経つ。近年、新たな評価手法における潮流が出てきている。一つは、社会的インパクト投資の流れを踏まえたインパクト評価(Impact Evaluation)であり、プロジェクトの介入に帰属する成果を定量的に把握することを重視する。一方、アウトカム・マッピング(...

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,
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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...

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PECoP-Asia
APRSCP

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

In Sustainable Cities and Societies

This article analyzes which factors influenced willingness to purchase residential electricity savings technologies in Bogor, Indonesia. Survey data collected from 600 households...

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R.L.
KASWANTO
Nurhayati
ARIFIN
Aris
MUNANDAR
Hadi Susilo
ARIFIN
Muchamad
MUCHTAR
Kei
GOMI
Tsuyoshi
FUJITA
Peer-reviewed Article
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:

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

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József
SLEZÁK

This report looks at national policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production in Asia, without pretending to offer an exhaustive inventory of such...

This report presents an overview of policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production advanced by the governments of the Latin American and Caribbean region...

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Jose
DOMENECH
In Journal of Industrial Ecology

This study quantifies the environmental impacts and impact reductions related to wood consumption in Japan from 1970 to 2013 using material flow analysis and life cycle assessment...

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Chihiro
KAYO
Sebastien
M.R.DENTE
Daisuke
TANAKA
Shinsuke
MURAKAMI
Seiji
HASHIMOTO
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2018 Topics:
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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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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本業務では、対象国における廃棄物管理に関するガイドライン策定への支援、廃棄物発電設備に係る発注仕様書の作成、廃棄物発電技術の海外展開に向けた戦略検討等アジア地域における3R 及び廃棄物の適正処理の推進のための事業を行った。
これら業務実施のため、インドネシア、タイ、フィリピン、ベトナム、マレーシア及びミャンマーで現地調査及び会議を開催するとともに、...

Envisioning Lifestyles

This project, Envisioning Future Low-Carbon Lifestyles and Transitioning Instruments, is a part of the Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Programme of the 10-Year Framework of...

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Vanessa
TIMMER

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