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Conference Proceeding

UNESCO Asia and the Pacific Regional Bureau for Education hosted an expert consultation on Strengthening Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in Asia and the Pacific in close collaboration with the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) and United Nations University Institute of Advance Studies (UNU...

Policy Report

This report was developed as part of a series of three research publications on the research project led by UNU-IAS and IGES on monitoring and evaluation of education for sustainable development, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. This report specifically focuses on the assessment of ESD learning performance. The information contained here...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Journal of Cleaner Production

This study measures industrial energy saving activities (ESAs) in the Republic of Korea and identifies their determinant factors by a questionnaire survey to the energy-intensive companies. More than 90% of the samples have practiced the institutional and managerial ESAs, requiring relatively lower costs and efforts. Although the companies have...

Policy Report

This report was developed as part of a series of three research publications on the research project led by UNU-IAS and IGES on monitoring and evaluation of education for sustainable development, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. This report specifically focuses on the study of ESD implementation at a national level and tries to identify the...

Conference Paper

Carbon Prices Affordable for the Companies in Northeast Asia – with the Republic of Korea and China as the Cases

The Korean Association of Public Finance
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability
Author:
Shimano Satoshi

This article discusses a business-school collaborative learning partnership in the
Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in
Greater Sendai. This partnership is further linked to a broader context of multi-stakeholder
public participation in the RCE that was set up to advance the ESD agenda in the region....

Conference Proceeding

The Southeast Asia Reporting and Capacity Building Workshop on Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development was jointly organised by UNU-IAS, IGES, and UNESCO. The workshop was held on the 23-24 April 2012 in Bangkok, Thailand.

The concept for the workshop is as follows:
The United Nations University Institute of Advanced...

Peer-reviewed Article
In International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability
Author:
Shimano Satoshi

The principal goal of sustainability is attaining a state where the planet’s resource extraction,
use and the resultant pollution, particularly by humans residing or operating in it will be within its
(the Earth’s) carrying capacity. Organizations, homes and communities are pivotal in the sustainability
transition as they serve as “frameworks” for...

Conference Proceeding

These are Proceedings from the Northeast Asia Reporting and Capacity Building Workshop on Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development which was jointly organised by UNU-IAS and IGES and held on 20 February 2012 at the UNU-IAS office in Yokohama, Japan.

The United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS) and...