Water as a Catalyst for Sustainable Development: Transforming Society’s Interactions with Hydrological Systems
In FY2015, further data related to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) was added to the Cities Database and design work for the DB-interface has been carried out. With support of the institute's senior web developer, this data is now being catalogued and a new Drupal-based CMS for is due to be introduced within FY2016.
Outreach Materials Showcasing IGES Cities Work at the Asia-Pacific Urban Forum (APUF-6)
Compilation of city-projects at IGES, presented as a set of 50 slides for the APUF-6 exhibition space.
In this study, we analyze low emissions pathways at the national and subnational level in China through 2050. The study begins with national level trajectories based on China’s future energy use as well as experiences of other rapidly industrializing countries such as Japan. The emphasis in mapping the national trajectories is placed on what levels...
A growing body of science maintains that anthropogenic climate change poses a grave threat to the well-being of earth and its inhabitants. Academics, environmentalists, and policymakers similarly concur that there is no single silver bullet solution to climate change; rather what is needed are well-integrated and long-term strategy. Yet adopting...
Negotiating Gender Responsive Mitigation Project
ADB RETA 7914 Interim Report: Harnessing Climate Change Mitigation Initiatives to Benefit Women
Assisting the preparation of the IGES President's speech at the ICLEI World Congress
Support for the keynote presentation included the drafting of an abstract, as well as preparation of presentation materials.
Feasibility studies were conducted in Bandung Indonesia for two sectors. Energy and Waste.
This feasibility study was conducted in Bandung City to seek ways to reduce GHGs and conduct energy savings. Three types of technologies were considered: efficient water-cooled chillers as a replacement to conventional air-cooled chillers; LED lighting...