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Peer-reviewed Article
In Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
In 20 09, Japan pledged to reduce its GHG emissions by 25% from 1990 levels by 2020 (“ Copenhagen Pledge” ). The achievement of the target depended largely on a large expansion of nuclear power. However, this ambitious plan became unfeasible af er the Fukushima nuclear disaster of March 2011. This paper conducted a comprehensive review of Japan’ s...
Conference Proceeding
International Water Association 1st Specialist Conference on Municipal Water Management and Sanitation in Developing Countiries
Water is an essential and valuable resource for Asian countries, both for daily existence and economic development. However, water degradation is now very apparent, caused by population increase, urbanisation, and economic growth in the region. The Asian region has transboundary water resources, so a regional approach to water quality management is...
Conference Proceeding

低炭素社会に向けた全球的な挑戦「低炭素社会国際研究ネットワーク(LCS-RNet)」第6回年次会合報告

地球環境研究センターニュース
Conference Proceeding
Author:
Minal Pathak, Bor Tsong Teh, Vu Duc Canh, Linh Dieu Nguyen, Syahrina D.Anggraini, Fitra Aidiella Dachlan, Taniya Koswatta, Mohamad Ridwan, Shintia Dian Arwida, Regine Joy Evangelista, Rizaldi Boer, P. R. Shukla, Lawin Bastian, Tsuyoshi Fujita, Akio Takemo
Mikiko Kainuma
Muchamad Muchtar
Conference Proceeding

ISSUES AND CHALLENGES OF WATER AND WASTEWATER MANAGEMENT IN ASIA

Nexus Observatory Workshop on “Water-Wastewater-Soil Nexus in Asia, 11th-12th December 2014 in Hayama, Japan
Peer-reviewed Article

上海市民への防災意識調査から見る意識向上の重要性

In 東アジアへの視点 北九州発アジア情報
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Peer-reviewed Article
Author:
Roger N.
Jones
Anand
Patwardhan
Stewart J.
Cohen
Suraje
Dessai
Annamaria
Lammel
Robert J.
Lempert
M. Monirul Qader
Mirza
Hans von
Storch
Decision support for impacts, adaptation, and vulnerability is expanding from science-driven linear methods to a wide range of methods drawing from many disciplines (robust evidence, high agreement). This chapter introduces new material from disciplines including behavioral science, ethics, and cultural and organizational theory, thus providing a...
Conference Proceeding
12th Asia Pacific Conference, Ritsumeikan Center for Asia Pacific Studies
Rapid economic and population growth experienced in the few last decades has brought a significant increase in the amount of urban waste generation in many developing countries like Nepal. Rapid increase in waste generation has created many problems including littering and dumping in and around outskirts of urban areas.The main problems associated...
Peer-reviewed Article
In The First Conference of International Alliance for Sustainable Urbanization and Regeneration, 24-27 Oct 2014, Tokyo University
The challenge confronting by cities today is more daunting than ever. The twin challenges of urbanization and climate change influenced an unmistakable opportunity for city governments to rethink fundamentally how they function and intend to develop their cities. The study identified that conventional planning and its top-down processes with the...