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Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability
Increasing attention is being paid to lifestyles in sustainability research and policymaking. Applying a foresight approach to sustainable lifestyles supports this increased focus by highlighting possible futures while also empowering citizens through a participatory process. Foresight has its origins in theory and practice to serve the...
PR, Newsletter or Other
Tonle Sap Lake is the largest flood-pulsed freshwater lake in Southeast Asia, supporting the livelihoods of millions of people living on and around the lake. However, recent changes in the lake water environment due to deterioration of water quality and decline in biological resources have caused various problems to local people living in floating...
Book Chapter
In Climate Change Governance in Asia
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Asia is an extremely diverse region, in terms of the political regimes of its constituent countries, and of their level of development and the nature of their civil societies. As such, its countries are producing a wide range of governance approaches to climate change. Covering the diversity of climate change governance in Asia, this book presents...
Working Paper
Enhanced collaboration with countries with advanced technologies is essential to closing greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation gaps in developing countries’ energy consuming and producing sectors. However, traditional models of technology transfer tend to focus on the sale of expensive technologies to developing countries, often subsidised through aid or...
Submission to Policy Process
Author:
Rosa Vivien Ratnawati
Novrizal Tahar
Ujang Solihin Sidik
Tsukiji Makoto
With a population of 250 million, Indonesia is the fourth most populous country and second-largest plastic polluter in the world after China. The country produces 3.2 million tonnes of un-managed plastic waste a year, of which about 1.29 million tonnes ends up in the marine environment. In addition, approximately 10 billion plastic carry bags...
Submission to Policy Process
According to the World Bank (2018), global annual waste generation is expected to jump from 2.01billion tonnes in 2016 to 3.40 billion tonnes over the next 30 years, and this trend is especially true in developing countries in Asia and Africa. This suggests that there has been very little success in reversing the trend of the increased generation...
Working Paper
Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Freiburg (Germany), Occasional Paper Series
Author:
Lukas Maximilian
Müller
In the race for infrastructure connectivity across Asia, several states have established initiatives to provide funding for developing countries. Chief among these are the Chinese Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the Japanese Partnership for Quality Infrastructure (PQI). The most recent addition to these competing multilateral initiatives in...
Translation of non-IGES Material
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International Resource Panel
国際資源パネル(IRP)作成の本ファクトシートは、日本で開催された2019年G20資源効率性対話(G20 Resource Efficiency Dialogue 2019)への貢献として、日本国環境省およびIGESとの協力の下、「世界資源アウトルック2019:我々が求める未来のための天然資源("Global Resources Outlook 2019: Natural Resources for the Future We Want")」報告書のために実施した研究に基づき作成されました。本翻訳は、G20各国(EUを含む)分あるファクトシートのうち日本を対象とした分析を翻訳したものです。 (2020年7月8日修正版差し替え:p.3の一部訳を修正。『...
Translation of non-IGES Material
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International Resource Panel
国際資源パネル(IRP)作成による報告書「資源効率性と気候変動:低炭素未来に向けた物質効率性戦略("Resource Efficiency and Climate Change: Material Efficiency Strategies for a Low-carbon Future")」の要点をまとめたファクトシート。報告書は、資源効率性を持続可能な開発の達成に向けた重要要素のひとつに位置付けるG7の要請により作成され、住宅建物および軽量車両の生産・使用における物質効率性の向上によりもたらされる気候変動緩和の可能性を分析し、具体的な政策アプローチを検討しています。
Non Peer-reviewed Article

今だからこそ考えたい、私たちのライフスタイルが地球につける「足跡」[後編]

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今だからこそ考えたい、私たちのライフスタイルが地球につける「足跡」[後編]