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Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Chitresh
Saraswat
Binaya Kumar
Mishra

The goal of ensuring water availability and sustainable management of water for all by 2030 is one of the top priorities of the UN-SDGs. The fragile institutional capabilities induce the transitioning towards the sustainable urban water paradigm to accommodate the complexities and uncertainties. This research methodically draws sustainable water...

PR, Newsletter or Other
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昨日12月19日(火)、中国国家発展改革委員会が「全国炭素排出取引 メカニズムの始動に関する記者会見」を開き、全国 ETS の開始 を宣言したことを受け、速報メモを公開しました。詳細は以下をご覧ください。

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「中国国家発展改革委員会は、2017年12月18日付で、国務院の認可を経た「全国炭素排出取引市場建設方案(発電部門)」(以下、方案)を通達し(発改気候規[2017]2191 号)公開しました。
この方案は、これから展開する全国国排出量取引制度(全国ETS)に関する史上初の国務院レベルの規則であり、中央と地方政府を含むほぼ全ての行政機関を拘束すると同時に、該当する企業や団体に対しても強制力があります。方案は、全国ETSの導入に関する基本原則と目標、取引制度の適用対象や排出枠・割当量の管理、パイロットETSの今後の扱いなどに関する基本事項を定めております。

これらの基本事項について整理した速報を公開しましたので、詳細は以下をご覧ください。

Working Paper

Climate actions by non-Party stakeholders, including companies, have a significant potential to fill the gap in the global emissions reductions trajectory. While accountability of countries as Parties to the Paris Agreement will be ensured under a new ‘transparency framework’ stipulated in Article 13 of the Paris Agreement, accountability of non...

Policy Report
Author:
U Thit Sinn
U Hla Myo
U Than Htut
U Soe Tint Aung
U Min Aung Phyoe
U Hla Maung Thien
U Min Maw
Ni Ni ThinThin

The City Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan for Mandalay (CWMSAP) gives a long-term vision and guide to Mandalay City Development Committee (MCDC) for its efforts towards transforming from the traditional waste management practices (waste collection and disposal) to more sustainable waste management practices including 3Rs (Reduce, Reuse and...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Environmental and Resource Economics Review
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In response to climate change, Korea is attempting to shift the paradigm of energy and climate change policies by introducing carbon pricing based on market mechanisms. While policy adoption is proceeding at a rapid pace, the introduction of carbon pricing has been faced with great opposition from industry. This study measures to what extent Korean...

Presentation
Forum on Urbban Resilience to Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction Management Strategies
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Reduction Short-Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCPs) in addition to conventional GHG is an emerging mitigation approach in waste sector. City of Battambang (Cambodia), with the support of IGES, has implemented Participatory Waste Management Initiative which comprised of a series of activities intended for improving city's waste management system...

Presentation
日経エコロジー定期購読者・日経BP環境経営フォーラム会員無料セミナー 徹底予測2018 循環型社会の未来を考える 廃棄物処理法2017年改正の重要ポイントとサーキュラーエコノミーのインパクト

資源効率・循環経済(サーキュラーエコノミー)に関する欧州政策・国際機関等の動向に関する講演。サーキュラーエコノミー(循環経済)と資源効率をめぐるEU・国際政策動向、サーキュラーエコノミー(循環経済)とは、EUサーキュラーエコノミー政策パッケージ概要、欧州各国+動向、日本の循環型社会との違い、企業へのインパクトと今後の方向性、海外企業動向例などについて報告。

Fact Sheet

Co-benefits are the multiple benefits of actions that mitigate cli-mate change while addressing other development priorities. Many cities in Asia have potential to achieve co-benefits. Howev-er, urban policymakers often lack concrete demonstrations over which actions can maximize co-benefits. Since 2015, the Institute for Global Environmental...