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In IEEE Xplore Digital

Motorization has increased sharply forced by economic growth couple with poor public transport services especially at urban areas in Asian cities. A transition process to a private...

Author: 
Regan Leonardus
KASWANTO
Hadi Susilo
ARIFIN
Nurhayati
ARIFIN
Aris
MUNANDAR
Mochamad
MUCHTAR
Kei
GOMI
Tsuyoshi
FUJITA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In Case Studies on Transport Policy

A large proportion of Asia’s urban population is served by informal modes of transport known as paratransit. Many of the vehicles in this informal sector contribute to rising air...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:

平成29年度国際低炭素社会推進研究調査等委託業務報告書

環境省「国際低炭素社会推進研究調査等委託業務」報告書(平成29年度)

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

急激に都市化する開発途上国の都市においては、経済成長を維持しながら快適で持続可能な都市環境を実現していくために、効率的な資源循環や省エネ施策を推進し、環境負荷を最小限に留める「低炭素でレジリエントな持続可能な社会」への移行が重要な課題となっている。昨今、様々な国際的な枠組において、都市・自治体を含む非国家主体の重要性が認識されてきている。本業務では、...

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

パリ協定に掲げる今世紀後半に脱炭素社会(温室効果ガス排出量が正味ゼロの状態)を実現させるためには、経済成長が著しいアジアにおいて、持続可能な低炭素社会の構築に向けた動きを加速させることが必要である。近年、経済成長著しいアジアの都市では、急激な都市化により、資源やエネルギー消費量が増大し、交通量増加に伴う交通渋滞が頻発しており、生活や経済活動に伴う廃棄物、排水、...

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:
Scoring the Sustainable Development Goals: Pathways for Asia and the Pacific

Despite considerable hope and enthusiasm raised by the Sustainable
Development Goals (SDGs), and some quick initial efforts, many
governments and stakeholders are...

In International Journal of Remote Sensing

Multiresolution segmentation (MRS) is one of the most commonly used image segmentation algorithms in the remote-sensing community. This algorithm has three user-defined parameters:...

Author: 
Shahab E.
JOZDANI
Mehdi
MOMENI
Mehran
SATTARI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2018 Topics:
In Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability

The 1.5 °C mitigation challenge for urban areas goes far beyond decarbonizing the cities’ energy supply and needs to enable and incentivize carbon-free everyday living. Reviewing...

Author: 
Dominik
WIEDENHOFER
Barbara
SMETSCHKA
Mikko
JALAS
Helmut
HARBEL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:

The published article is basically the author's opinion related to the current unprecedented event of severe urban flood that happened in Metro City, Lampung Province, Indonesia....

Author: 
PR/Newsletter
Indonesian
February 2018 Topics:
In Energy

Based on a household energy use survey, this paper explores the technical and economic potential of residential energy savings in a Chinese city, Xiamen. The survey adopted a...

Author: 
Patrick
SCHROEDER
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2018 Topics:

Bandung is implementing a pedestrianisation programme called
“Panca Trotoar” to provide citizens with safer, cleaner, and more visually
appealing walking environments....

PR/Newsletter
English
January 2018 Topics:

Semarang became the first Asian city to release a Resilience Strategy on May 23rd, 2016. Among the document’s six pillars, number 4 is Integrated...

Author: 
Semarang City
CRO
PR/Newsletter
English
January 2018 Topics:

Public Participation in Urban Planning is broadly acknowledged and
there has been a shift in planning and decision-making by involving
stakeholders, aimed at children...

PR/Newsletter
English
January 2018 Topics:

Pedestrianization programs hold promise to encourage non-motorized transport (NMT) in rapidly motorizing cities. But successful implementation of these programs depends on whether...

Author: 
Russ Bona
FRAZILA
Febri
ZUKHRUF
Jongga
JIHANNY
Kardina
NAWASSA
Conference Proceeding
English
January 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

The advent of very high resolution (VHR) satellite imagery and the development of Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA) have led to many new opportunities for fine-scale...

Author: 
Shahab
JOZDANI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2018 Topics:

Co-benefits are the multiple benefits of actions that mitigate cli-mate change while addressing other development priorities. Many cities in Asia have potential to achieve co-...

PR/Newsletter
English
December 2017 Topics:

The City Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan for Mandalay (CWMSAP) gives a long-term vision and guide to Mandalay City Development Committee (MCDC) for its efforts towards...

Author: 
U Thit Sinn
U Hla Myo
U Than Htut
U Soe Tint Aung
U Min Aung Phyoe
U Hla Maung Thien
U Min Maw
Ni Ni ThinThin
Policy Report
English
December 2017 Topics:

ASEAN is committed to the implementation of two parallel, but inter related processes: the ASEAN Community Vision 2025 (ASEAN Vision 2025) and the United Nations 2030 Agenda for...

Author: 
UNESCAP
Heinz
SCHANDL
Policy Report
English
November 2017 Topics:

Following up the Presidential Regulation 61/2011 and 71/2011, Semarang City as one of the cities in Indonesia has a liability in the GHG reduction activities. This research on the...

Author: 
Bambang
HARYONO
Mochamad
FARHAN
Muhammad Luthfi Eko
NUGROHO
Maryono
Satria
UTAMA
Hadiyanto
Tomoki
EHARA
Kazuya
FUJIWARA
PR/Newsletter
English
November 2017 Topics:

The benefits of walking have recently inspired considerable research on the
relationships between pedestrian choices and numerous built environment factors. These
...

Author: 
Russ Bona
FRAZILA
Febri
ZUKHRUF
Jongga
JIHANNY
Kardina
NAWASSA
Conference Proceeding
English
November 2017 Topics:

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