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Book
Editor:
Hooman
Farzaneh
Yeora
Chae

This book provides policymakers, researchers, and other interested audiences with knowledge on how to quantify and integrate and advance co-benefits in their decisions. It begins with an introductory chapter that provides an overview of the concept of co-benefits. This followed by a section that details quantitative approaches to estimate co...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Climate
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Cities are increasingly adopting potentially sustainable climate plans. Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into these plans could help stabilize the climate while generating jobs, narrowing equity gaps, fostering innovation, and delivering other sustainability benefits. Yet, how much cities are integrating the SDGs into climate...

Policy Report
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The Global Compact Network Japan (GCNJ) and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) launched a report "SDGs and Business to Overcome the COVID-19 Pandemic: Actions by Companies and Organisations in Japan", showing the latest survey results on the actual status of Japanese companies' efforts regarding the SDGs.

This report, now...

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...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Urban Sustainability
Author:
Marcin
Jarzebski
Thomas
Elmqvist
Alexandros
Gasparatos
Kensuke
Fukushi
Sofia
Eckersten
Dagmar
Haase
Julie
Goodness9
Sara
Khoshkar
Töres
Theorell
Nannan
Dong
Fumiko
Kasuga
Ryugo
Watanabe
Giles
Sioen
Makoto
Yokohari
Jian
Pu

Population ageing and shrinking are demographic phenomena with far-reaching implications for sustainability in the current context of extensive and rapid urbanization. This Perspective rationalizes their interface by (a) identifying the challenges and opportunities that ageing and shrinking urban populations will have for implementing the...

Submission to Policy Process

COVID-19’s wide-ranging social, environmental, and economic impacts has led to calls for policymakers to restore planetary health.  The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies’ (IGES) COVID-19 position paper 3.0 aims to help policymakers translate support for a healthy planet into actionable recommendations and ambitious policy directions.  A...

Book Chapter
In Scenarios of Environmental Resilience and Transformation in Times of Climate Change: Effects and Lessons from the COVID-19

Five years after the SDGs were adopted and just when the United Nations called for realising the Decade of Action, the COVID-19 pandemic halted the progress of the SDGs and even reversed some of the achievements that the world made over years. With most countries struggling to overcome the pandemic and revive the economy, losing the focus on the...

Data or Tool

This report summarizes the best practices of the JCM contributions to the SDG achievement, which shows how each project links with the SDG Goals. It covers different types of projects developed in Cambodia, Myanmar, Palau, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, Mongolia, Indonesia, Viet Nam and Bangladesh. 

Various energy efficiency technologies in different...

Data or Tool

本レポートは、JCMを通したSDGsへの貢献の優良事例集をまとめたもので、各プロジェクトがSDG目標とターゲットにどのように関連するかを示しています。カンボジア、ミャンマー、パラオ、サウジアラビア、ケニア、モンゴル、インドネシア、ベトナム、バングラデシュで実施されている様々なタイプのプロジェクトを網羅しています。
JCM は様々な産業分野で多様なエネルギー効率化技術を導入しています。これは、より多くの SDG目標とターゲットへの貢献の幅を広げることができると考えています。また、太陽光発電プロジェクトの種類も多岐に渡り、農業と太陽光発電を組み合わせた取り組みや、台風などの気候災害への耐性が高い設備の導入も進んでいます。
JCMプロジェクトとSDGsの関連性は、...