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Book Chapter
In Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. Part B: Regional Aspects. Contribution of Working Group II to the Fifth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
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Hijioka, Y., E. Lin, J.J. Pereira, R.T. Corlett, X. Cui, G.E. Insarov, R.D. Lasco, E. Lindgren, and A. Surjan

Warming trends and increasing temperature extremes have been observed across most of the Asian region over the past century (high confidence). {24.3}
Water scarcity is expected to be a major challenge for most of the region as a result of increased water demand and lack of good management (medium confidence). {24.4.3}
The impacts of climate change...

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
Non Peer-reviewed Article

楽でなくなった中国での暮らしと仕事

In 環境新聞
Non Peer-reviewed Article

現地滞在レポート第29回~APECブルー~

In GLOBAL NET
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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Discussion Paper

2014年9月の国連気候サミットにおいて、オバマ大統領が火力発電所に対するCO2排出基準設定の取り組みに言及するなど、米国では火力発電所に対する規制が注目を集めています。本ペーパーでは、米国の規制を概観するとともに、今後の国際交渉や他国の政策への影響について分析しています。

Presentation
NABARD Consultation Meeting

This presentation introduces the Vulnerability and Capacity Assessment Index (VCAI) developed for NABARD as a national implementation entity for implementing Adaptation Fund projects. The presentation takes the participants through the concept of vulnerability, literature related to related assessments and tools and distills necessary design...

Non Peer-reviewed Article

「緑の贈与制度」を実現し、地球温暖化防止と地方創生の起爆剤に!

In 第三文明
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