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Peer-reviewed Article
In Earth Systems and Environment
Author:
Nguyen Hong
Duc
Pham Tam
Long
Gowhar
Meraj
Pham Phuong
Lan
Mansour
Almazroui
Ram
Avtar
Water governance (WG) plays a crucial role in steering integrated water resources management (IWRM) toward the fulfillment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), particularly in developing regions. Despite this, substantial challenges hinder effective WG implementation across Asia. This study systematically reviews WG literature in Asia from...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Takahiro
Yoshida
Sawako
Shigeto
Hiroyuki
Kubota
Yoshiki
Yamagata
Globally, urbanization constitutes one of the major underlying drivers of global ecological degradation. Hence, deurbanization, i.e., demographic shift from urban to distant rural areas in a way that increases quality of life (QoL), can be one of the key pathways to address this global challenge. In this study, we investigated the contribution of...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Jim
Falk
Peter H.
Gleick
Shinichiro
Asayama
Faten
Attig-Bahar
Swadin
Behera
Joachim
von Braun
Rita R.
Colwell
Ashok K.
Chapagain
Adel S.
El-Beltagy
Charles F.
Kennel
Masahide
Kimoto
Toshio
Koike
Agnes Asiimwe
Konde
Phoebe
Koundouri
Sameh Kotb Mohamed
Abd-Elmabod
Rattan
Lal
Yuan Tseh
Lee
Cherry A.
Murray
Vina
Nangia
Amy
Sapkota
Tatsuyoshi
Saijo
Ismail
Serageldin
Jean-François
Soussana
Kaoru
Takara
Thong
Tran
David
Victor
Chiho
Watanabe
Kevin
Wheeler
Tatsuzo
Yasunari
Critical hydrologic impacts from climate change: addressing an urgent global need
Book Chapter
In Circular Economy Adoption Catalysing Decarbonisation Through Policy Instruments
This chapter provides the most recent policy frameworks for sound material-cycle society (SMCS) and promoting the 3Rs (reduce, reuse, and recycle) as well as circular economy transition in Japan, with some illustrations of the best practices carried out by the private sector and Japanese local governments as outcomes.
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Book Chapter
In Circular Economy Adoption Catalysing Decarbonisation Through Policy Instruments
With the urgency for tackling waste management challenges, the waste management pilot project was implemented in Lake Toba area, Indonesia, to establish the Resource Recovery Centre (RRC) adopting the function of waste bank, as part of the practical implementation of the waste management strategy that newly developed by the local regencies. This...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
As decarbonisation of the power sector is essential to achieve Japan’s target of net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050, it becomes crucial to address how the electricity system incorporates short- and long-term variability in the power output via renewable energy. In this paper, we developed six scenarios for 100% renewable energy in...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Susanti
Withaningsih
Laizha
Lomente
Chiho
Kamiyama
Catherine
De Luna
Mesfin
Sahle
Annas
Dwitri Malik
Pampang
Parikesit
Juan
Pulhin
Shizuka
Hashimoto
Social–ecological production landscapes and seascapes (SEPLS) are an essential source of livelihood for people worldwide; however, they are experiencing challenges due to climate and ecological systems’ change affecting their bioproduction mechanisms. These externally influenced drivers challenge their relevance, which calls for the revitalization...
Book Chapter
In Handbook of Air Quality and Climate Change
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Air pollution is the greatest environmental threat to human health and well-being, responsible for seven million premature deaths per year. However, in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), there is no headline goal or even target focusing on air pollution exclusively. The main argument of this chapter is that the successor to the SDGs should...
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