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Presentation
International Sustainable Development Research Society Conference (ISDRS)
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- The concept of "tradeoff" between environment and economy is based on analysis of past trends.

- Environment is the foundation of the economy.

- SDGs show the way to a sustainable economy based on environmental sustainability. Tradeoffs should be resolved.

- SDGs call for an integrated approach; SDGs integrate environmental, economic...

Issue Brief

This IGES Issue Brief is an update of policy developments related to sustainable finance in Japan between March 2021 and May 2021.

March to May was a busy period for Japan’s sustainable finance policy, as several key outputs likely to shape Japan’s sustainable finance were issued. The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), the Financial...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability
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Since 2015, the international policy community has started to agree on international agreements with ambitious middle-term and long-term goals, highly relevant to sustainable consumption and production (SCP) such as those seen in the Paris Agreement, SDGs, and the plastic-related agreements at the G7 and G20 processes. Along with this trend, there...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy
Author:
Tomohiro
Tasaki
Yusuke
Kishista
Eri
Amasawa
Pongsun
Bunditsakulchai
Jitti
Mungkalasiri
Masahiko
Hirao

Ensuring sustainable consumption and production (SCP) patterns is an important task for achieving Sustainable Development Goal 12 by 2030. To facilitate international and domestic collaboration toward regional SCP, we developed a collaborative workshop method to generate and structure ideas about consumption and production (CP) patterns and...

Issue Brief

This IGES Issue Brief is an update of policy developments related to sustainable finance in Japan between December 2020 and February 2021. Section 1 provides highlights of sustainable finance policy developments in Japan. Section 2 provides policy developments and relevant sources at a glance and in chronological order. Section 3 provides a...

Data or Tool

The IGES NDC Database compiles the main features of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), which were communicated by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in order to present the targets and measures that will be taken in order to implement the Paris Agreement, according to countries’ national...

Book
Sustainability
Editor:
Tomohiro
Tasaki
Shunsuke
Managi

Under the era of Paris Agreement and SDGs, agenda for sustainability has shifted from regulation to designing fundamental changes in socio-technical system towards decarbonized and circular society. This shift would largely depend on taking advantage of emerging forces in socio-technical system. This includes new business models, drivers of wealth...

Peer-reviewed Article

新型コロナウイルスによる持続可能な消費生産形態の 変化と課題ならびに政策展開

In 環境経済・政策研究
Author:
Tomohiro
Tasaki
Eri
Amasawa
Makiko
Kohno
Yusuke
Kishita
Cosmo
Takagi
Masahiko
Hirao

本稿では、消費生産形態のこれまでの変化と専門家による予見結果をもとに、持続可能な消費と生産(SCP: Sustainable Consumption and Production)形態の今後の課題と政策展開を論じる。

Commissioned Report

COP21で採択されたパリ協定において定められた「2目標」や、これも踏まえて平成28513日に閣議決定された「地球温暖化対策計画」で定められた「2050年までに80%の温室効果ガスの排出削減を目指す」といった目標の達成のためには、極めて巨額の投資が必要であり、今後、これらの目標の達成のため、民間資金を低炭素化事業(再生可能エネルギー事業、省エネルギー事業等)に大量に導入し、活用していくことが不可欠である。

海外においては、特にEUが、気候変動対策及び環境負荷の低減のために民間資金を導入するための制度的枠組みを積極的に構築し、金融市場のグリーン化に向けた環境整備が一層進んでいる。EUでは、サステナブルファイナンスについて検討する専門家グループを設立し...