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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...
Research Report
Author:
Muchamad
Muchtar
Abubakari
Ahmed
Do Thi Thu
Trang
Takashi
Ohtani
Hoang Minh
Giang
Budhi
Setiawan
How can Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships manage plastic pollution in developing countries? See what we learnt from Indonesia, Ghana, and Vietnam about National Plastic Action Partnerships (NPAP) in this report. We describe the challenges of plastic pollution and the need for Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships (MSP) and describe an emerging MSP process...
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Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability MDPI
Recent studies have highlighted the significant role of lifestyle changes in achieving climate change targets. However, implementing substantial changes in people’s lifestyles is challenging due to the varying availability of goods and services and the influence of the surrounding environment. To address this challenge and promote low-carbon and...
Policy Report
Author:
Rina
Kurumisawa
Naoko
Okubo
Haruko
Uchida
Asako
Osaki
Emi
Sugawara
Shinya
Fujino
This report includes an analysis of the level of awareness of the SDGs, as well as the progress made in addressing the five SDG Goals (thematic themes) that the UN Global Compact focuses on: Goals 5 (gender equality), 8 (work and human rights), 13 (climate change) and 16 (anti-corruption), and Goal 12 (sustainable consumption and production), which...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
There has been broad recognition that current food systems need to go through a process of transformation and transition. In the similar way that other areas have transitioned to be more sustainable, the transition process for food systems has some issues related to justice in terms of achieving more sustainable and inclusive food production...
Policy Report
This report aims to provide an overview of the information related to the plastics value chain in the ASEAN region. It focuses on the availability of local and national data used for material flow analyses (MFAs) – instead of actual data content – as this information aims to be a stocktaking exercise towards building capacity in the area of data...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Resources, Conservation and Recycling
Author:
Sébastien
M.R. Dente
Seiji
Hashimoto
Highlights Japan's economy-wide eco-efficiency of materials and its decomposition analysis are conducted for the first time. More than 400 materials, 13 impact categories, and 4 life cycle stages were analyzed. Material groups with a larger share of value added and environmental impact to national total, except for pig iron and crude steel , show...
Peer-reviewed Article
In 環境科学会誌
Author:
Tomohiro
TASAKI
Yasuko
KAMEYAMA
Toshihiko
MASUI
Kiyoshi
TAKAHASHI
Tetsuya
TSURUMI
Keishiro
HARA
Ryu
Koide
サステイナビリティ・サイエンスは21世紀の人類の存続にとっての重要な科学であり,2000年頃以降,その発展が行われるよう様々な試みが行われてきた。一方,2015年以降の環境政策は目指すべき社会ビジョンの更新を伴いつつ大きな展開を見せている。本稿では,そのような時代のニーズに適合したサステイナビリティ・サイエンスの展開を見据え,これまでのサイエンスの動向とサステイナビリティの概念の具体化の進展を確認したうえで,人間–地球環境システムの複雑性のもとでの理解と社会としての認知,社会目標の再考と将来継承性,人間–地球環境システムの転換の3つの観点から,人新世の時代におけるサステイナビリティ・サイエンスの展開を論じた。最終的にまとめた11の論点として,例えば,複雑な人間...
Policy Report
Editor:
2022年に実施した「SDGs実態調査」の中から、ノン・ビジネス(企業以外)会員対象の設問である「SDGsゴール達成のため、企業・自治体・アカデミア・非営利団体と連携・協働している主な取り組みの概要を紹介してください」について、回答いただき、公開の許可を得られた14の取り組みを掲載しています。  【ノン・ビジネス14の取り組み】 一般社団法人 SDGs市民社会ネットワーク 学校法人 大阪夕陽丘学園 関西学院大学 一般社団法人 国際開発センター 国際基督教大学 上智大学 学校法人 聖学院 公益財団法人 地球環境戦略研究機関 一般社団法人 日本印刷産業連合会 公益財団法人 日本サッカー協会 一般財団法人 日本食品分析センター 特定非営利活動法人(NPO) 道普請人
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability
There is a growing recognition of the urgent need to change citizens’ lifestyles to realise decarbonised societies. Consumption-based accounting (carbon footprinting) is a helpful indicator for measuring the impacts of peoples’ consumption on climate change by capturing both direct and embedded carbon emissions. However, while carbon footprinting...