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Diego
Silva Herran

This paper highlights the challenges for realising Japan's long-term strategy (LTS) for decarbonisation, also referred to as the mid-century strategy (MCS), and the role of scenario analysis in the formulation and strengthening of this strategy. Although the government of Japan declared on 26 October 2020 to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions to...

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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were designed to be “integrated and indivisible, balanc[ing] the three dimensions of sustainable development." The growing need for integration has given rise to a number of tools and research that can help capture synergies and avoid trade-offs across goals and targets. These include tools that employ...

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The Rio+20 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development has identified green economy as one of the important tools for achieving sustainable development, which can provide a significant opportunity to the shift to a new global economic paradigm. Mobilising investments at the economy-wide level towards green sectors and to the greening of...

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This paper discusses the key issues surrounding green economy at Rio+20 in three categories: "principles of a green economy‟, "policy tools for transition towards green economies‟ and "international cooperation for green economies‟. The discussion is based on current trends in the discussion of green economy in the Rio+20 process, which can be...

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1992年の地球サミットから20年が経過し、いま新たにリオ+20として、持続可能な開発に関する大きな会議の機会が到来している。その準備プロセスでは、この期間における進捗の評価や現在急務の課題に加え、「持続可能な開発と貧困根絶の文脈でのグリーン経済」および「持続可能な開発のための制度的枠組」の2つが主要議題として挙げられ、議論されてきた。

本レポートは、この中のグリーン経済に着目し、その論点を整理する。まず第1章においては、これらの準備プロセスにおける議論を俯瞰するとともに、本会議事務局より発表されているリオ+20の成果文書のゼロドラフトの内容を紹介する。続く第2章では、G20諸国が本準備プロセスにおいてグリーン経済に対して述べた見解を、時系列順にまとめ、各国意見の一貫性や変化を捉える...

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This paper introduces the REPA model, which stands for Regional Environmental Policy Assessment model. The REPA model is a multiregional computable general equilibrium model developed based on the GTAP-E model. The main objective of the REPA model is to assess potential impacts of implementing a set of environmental policy instruments (policy...