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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...
Commissioned Report
This report is about the project with a purpose to promote cooperation on Co-benefits-type air pollution measures mainly in Asia. IGES provided advice to MOEJ on the activities of international organisations; supporting international SLCPs mitigation activities such as the Climate and Clean Air Coalition to Reduce Short Lived Climate Pollutants...
Commissioned Report
IIASA理事会が2019年6月17日~18日と2019年11月18日~19日に本部(オーストリア・ウィーン)にて開催され、IGESより1名が同理事会に出席した。IIASAでの研究の動向等に関する情報収集を行うとともに、理事会に係る議事録作成等の支援を行った。IIASAの活動に効果的に関与するための検討を行うため、IIASA日本委員会規約に基づき選出された9名の委員から成る日本委員会に係る会合及び連絡調整を行った。 また、環境省がこれまで進めてきたコベネフィット・アプローチ事業への貢献を念頭に、ACP/IIASA 合同国際ワークショップ「アジアの大気汚染と気候変動に対する解決策の実施:能力構築、政策強化、および技術への資金調達」を開催し、アジア地域が直面する環境問題へのコベネフィット...
Book Chapter
In Resilient Policies in Asian Cities: Adaptation to Climate Change and Natural Disasters
Enhancing capacity for building resilient cities is a growing concern among policy makers and international communities to minimize the impacts of climate change and natural disasters. The UN Conference on Sustainable Development 2012 and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (2015–2030) called for urgent need in building resilient...
Commentary (Op. Ed)
Story Highlights; The HLPF has struggled to encourage countries to “integrate the three dimensions” of sustainable development, even though interlinkages among the 17 SDGs and their targets have been identified. A clear illustration of different tools, approaches, and conceptual frameworks for better understanding interlinkages between the SDGs...
Briefing Note
Author:
Melissa May
F. Cardenas
The Minamata Convention on Mercury was adopted at the conference held in Kumamoto City and Minamata City in October 2013. The convention aims to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions/releases of mercury and mercury compounds and stipulates appropriate management and reduction of the emissions through the entire...
Submission to Policy Process
This Work Plan provides comprehensive and up-to-date analysis on the status, challenges and opportunities of waste management in Medan City, including relevant regulations and policies, administrative structure, waste management cost, waste quality and quantity, waste collection, 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), and final disposal. Based on such...
Commissioned Report
IIASA理事会が2018年6月25日~26日にオーストリア・バーデンにて、また2018年11月12日~13日に本部(オーストリア・ウィーン)にて開催され、IGESより1名が同理事会に出席した。IIASAでの研究の動向等に関する情報収集を行うとともに、理事会に係る議事録作成等の支援を行った。IIASAの活動に効果的に関与するための検討を行うため、IIASA日本委員会規約に基づき選出された10名の委員から成る日本委員会に係る会合及び連絡調整を行った。 また、環境省がこれまで進めてきたコベネフィット・アプローチ事業への貢献を念頭に、国際ワークショップ「アジア諸国は大気汚染と気候変動にどのように対処できるのか?影響の評価から対策の実施へ」を開催するとともに...
Presentation
First Sub-Regional workshop on Preparation of status Report and Sub-regional Roadmap for Implementing the Global Waste Management Goals toward Addressing SDGs in South Asia
Author:
Home to roughly 1.8 billion people, South Asia generates approximately 334 million tonnes of waste per year of which 174 million tonnes (57%) is organic in content. In addition to the increase in municipal solid waste, managing complex and emerging waste streams, including e-waste, food waste, construction and demolition waste, disaster waste...
Data or Tool
Ecology Note – Towards Clean and Beautiful Capital City – is a supplementary material for primary school teachers who wish to introduce environmental education for the first time, or for those who want to enhance the scope of educational work in addition to what is already taught in the classrooms. The scope of environmental education is wide...