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Book
Author:
Suneetha
Subramanian
Maiko
Nishi
Miyuki
Noguchi
The purpose of this guide is to introduce the concept of landscape and seascape approaches (henceforth, “landscape approaches” for ease of reading), and how they can be applied to national biodiversity strategy and planning. Although it is written from the point of view of biodiversity conservation, it is aimed at all the many sectors that affect...
Technical Report
This report was prepared by the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) under the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) project "Analysis of Timber Legality Assurance Systems and Good Practices in China and Viet Nam for Sustainable Timber Trade''. This ITTO project was made possible by funding from the Japanese government...
Technical Report
Author:
Phuc
Xuan To
Phuc
Xuan To
Ngo
Sy Hoai
Cao
Xuan Thanh
This report was prepared by the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) under the International Tropical Timber Organization (ITTO) project "Analysis of Timber Legality Assurance Systems and Good Practices in China and Viet Nam for Sustainable Timber Trade''. This ITTO project was made possible by funding from the Japanese government...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Chiho
Kamiyama
Keiko
Hori
Takanori
Matsui
Jules
Pretty
Home food production and sharing (home consumption) make up a local community-based food system that has become a custom closely tied to people’s daily life and culture across Japan. In this study, nationwide questionnaire surveys were conducted in 2015 and 2021 to investigate the status and trends of non-commercial home food consumption in Japan...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Global Environmental Change
Author:
HyeJin
Kim
Garry
D. Peterson
William
W.L. Cheung
Simon
Ferrier
Rob
Alkemade
Almut
Arneth
Jan
J. Kuiper
Sana
Okayasu
Laura
Pereira
Lilibeth
A. Acosta
Rebecca
Chaplin-Kramer
Eefje
den Belder
Tyler
D. Eddy
Justin
A Johnson
Sylvia
Karlsson-Vinkhuyzen
Marcel
T.J. Kok
Paul
Leadley
David
Lecl`ere
Carolyn
J. Lundquist
Carlo
Rondinini
Robert
J. Scholes
Machteld
A. Schoolenberg
Yunne-Jai
Shin
Elke
Stehfest
Fabrice
Stephenson
Piero
Visconti
Detlef
van Vuuren
Colette
C.C. Wabnitz
Juan
Jos´e Alava
Ivon
Cuadros-Casanova
Kathryn
K. Davies
Maria
A. Gasalla
Ghassen
Halouani
Mike
Harfoot
Shizuka
Hashimoto
Thomas
Hickler
Tim
Hirsch
Grigory
Kolomytsev
Brian
W. Miller
Haruka
Ohashi
Maria
Gabriela Palomo
Alexander
Popp
Roy
Paco Remme
U. Rashid
Sumalia
Simon
Willcock
Henrique
M. Pereira
The Nature Futures Framework (NFF) is a heuristic tool for co-creating positive futures for nature and people. It seeks to open up a diversity of futures through mainly three value perspectives on nature – Nature for Nature, Nature for Society, and Nature as Culture. This paper describes how the NFF can be applied in modelling to support decision...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Biotropica
Author:
Ryota
Aoyagi
Nobuo
Imai
Kanehiro
Kitayama
Although masting in Southeast Asia is characterized by the interspecific synchronization of reproduction, little is known about the variation in regeneration strategies among sympatric tree species during major masting events. Herein, we examined the hypothesis that non-abundant species achieve greater seed survival per seed production at the pre-...
Discussion Paper
In rural Ethiopia, small-scale farmers have suffered from recurrent extreme climate events, such as droughts, that have caused crop failures and the death of livestock. The Farmer Field School (FFS) approach is an agricultural extension approach considered to support climate-resilient farming and livelihoods. Focusing on an FFS project implemented...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Ecosystem Services
Author:
Yuno
Tajima
Shizuka
Hashimoto
Cultural Ecosystem Services (CES) are non-material benefits that are indispensable for the health and well-being of communities. CES are often spatially explicit and fluctuate according to the knowledge, beliefs, and perception of users of the location. Therefore, understanding the spatial patterns of CES perceived by people from different...
Technical Report
ITTO Technical Report
ITTO project, PP-A/56-342B "ANALYSIS OF TIMBER LEGALITY ASSURANCE SYSTEMS AND GOOD PRACTICES IN VIET NAM FOR SUSTAINABLE TIMBER TRADE" conducted studies and developed two technical reports: Vietnam’s timber exports to Japan during 2018–2021 with a focus on products made using imported high-risk species. Using risk criteria stipulated by the Vietnam...
Book Chapter
In Vulnerability and Transformation of Indonesian Peatlands
Author:
Motoko
Fujita
Dendy
Haryadi
Ahmad
Muhammad
Tropical peatlands have increasingly been targeted for logging or conversion to plantations in recent years. Tropical peatlands are unique ecosystems rich in biodiversity, but they have not attracted as much researcher attention as tropical forests, for example. There is still limited understanding of the ecological significance of peatland...