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Discussion Paper

Hydrogen is a potentially transformative multi-functional fuel that could help many countries achieve ambitious decarbonisation targets. High concentrations of heavy industries and rising transport emissions make hydrogen’s potential particularly enticing in Asia. However, hydrogen’s widespread deployment requires assessing multiple dimensions of...

Discussion Paper

The objective of this paper is to explain elements that are related to credit credibility and high quality carbon credits to buyers (private companies) who are considering the use of offset credits. These elements could serve as a general guidance and should be considered when purchasing offset credits from voluntary carbon markets (VCMs). In...

Presentation
The Challenging Issues of Environment/Climate Change Institution and Policy under SDGs Regime

Many countries have been making efforts to improve capacity for reporting on their climate actions and support internationally. To make a shift to the Paris Agreement's enhanced transparency framework, areas for further actions include as to how to ensure successful capacity building cases be spread even for countries with currently low capacity.

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Translation of non-IGES Material
Author:
NYDF Assessment Partners

2014年に発表された「森林に関するニューヨーク宣言(NYDF)」の賛同者は、2020年までに森林減少を半減させるという目標を達成できず、2030年に森林減少をゼロにするという目標を達成するための軌道にも乗れていません。しかし、私たちは力を合わせれば、予想以上の力を発揮できることを知っています。力を合わせれば、不可能を可能にすることができるのです。新旧のコミットメントを具体的な行動に移すために、私たちに残された時間はありません。

このコミックブック風のまとめでは、2014年に採択されたNYDFのストーリー、これから私たちが向かうべき方向、そしてそこに到達するための方法を紹介しています。

Report Chapter
In UNEP Emissions Gap Report
Author:
Takeshi
Kuramochi
den Elzen
Michel
Fransen
Taryn
Glen
Peters

The Emissions Gap Report 2021: The Heat Is On is the 12th edition in an annual series that provides an overview of the difference between where greenhouse emissions are predicted to be in 2030 and where they should be to avert the worst impacts of climate change.

Policy Report

The ASEAN State of Climate Change Report (ASCCR) provides an overall outlook of the state of play of climate change issues in the ASEAN region. ASCCR is also a forward-looking report, which includes recommendations on making the transition toward 2030 and on to 2050 for both adaptation and mitigation, considering ASEAN’s development context and the...

Training or Learning Material

This training module was developed as a supplementary training and learning resource for the “Guidelines for Safe Closure and Rehabilitation of Municipal Solid Waste Dumpsites in Sri Lanka,” published by the Ministry of Environment, Sri Lanka. The training Module was designed under the guidance of the Secretary, Director, Assistant Director and...

Briefing Note

20211031日から1113日にて英国グラスゴーで開催された国連の気候変動枠組条約(UNFCCC)の第26回締約国会議(COP26)および関連会議において、パリ協定を踏まえ実施されている様々な分野における取組をさらに加速するためのイニシアティブや宣言が発表された。本ブリーフィングノートでは、COP26において発表された、国際航空、国際海運に関する連合・宣言について解説する。

Non Peer-reviewed Article
In APN Science Bulletin
Author:

CONSERVATION, RESTORATION AND management of forest resources are critical for addressing climate change. Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) are a vehicle for targeted climate actions, including those related to forest management, by countries towards contributing global efforts agreed under the Paris Agreement. Operationalizing climate...

Book Chapter
In Aligning Climate Change and Sustainable Development Policies in Asia

The widespread adoption of low emissions technologies in rapidly developing countries is critical to resolving the climate emergency.1 However, many fast growing economies lack the energy efficient, renewable, and other advanced technologies needed to mitigate climate change. Technology transfer could help address these countries need. Yet the...