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Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Md. Mustafizur
Rahman
Ram
Avtar
Sohail
Ahmad
Luis
Inostroza
Prakhar
Misra
Wataru
Takeuchi
Akhilesh
Surjan

Zoning is an important tool to regulate the use of land and to characterize built form over land, and thus to facilitate urban
sustainability. Availability of reliable data is crucial for monitoring land use zoning, which contributes directly to the success
of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in general, and SDG Goal 11 for sustainable...

Issue Brief

This publication aims to promote local climate actions by disseminating information on the announcement by 31 local governments in the Kyushu region of Japan on their commitment to be “Zero Carbon Cities” by 2050. It compiles the background, current situation and challenges, along with domestic and international trends on a net zero carbon society...

Submission to Policy Process

Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) management, particularly final disposal as open dumps has become a global issue. Worldwide, dumpsites are the third largest anthropogenic source of methane, accounting for 11 percent of estimated global methane emissions or 881 million tonnes of CO2 equivalent. The 50 largest dumpsites affect the daily lives of 64...

Briefing Note
Author:

This briefing note considers the prospects for the Biden administration’s climate policy. It surveys the main elements of the Biden administration’s climate policies in his first month in office, as well as what is not included, and it speculates on the potential for these policies to be adopted and implemented. Key personnel and the overall...

Data or Tool
Author:
Machiko
Louhisuo

The List of Grid Emission Factors aims to provide information to be utilized for research and analysis regarding emissions from electricity generation. A "grid emission factor" refers to a CO2 emission factor (tCO2/MWh) which will be associated with each unit of electricity provided by an electricity system. It is a parameter to determine the...

Presentation
JCM x SDGsシンポジウム

本プレゼンテーションは2021年1月26日に開催された環境省及び一般社団法人海外環境協力センター(OECC)主催の「JCM×SDGsシンポジウム」での発表資料です。

JCMとSDGsの関連性と、パートナー国におけるJCMを通したSDGs達成への貢献の可能性について、3つのメッセージの形でまとめました。

①JCMはSDGsの環境や経済目標だけでなく、社会的目標(目標2/目標3/目標4)にも貢献している。

②プロジェクトの実施分野と導入技術により多様なSDGsへの貢献が可能になる(例:農業分野への太陽光発電技術の導入)。

③JCMにはSDGsへの貢献の幅を広げるための可能性がある。

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Peer-reviewed Article
In One Earth
Author:
Heather Anne
Swanson
Jens-Christian
Svenning
Alark
Saxena
Robert
Muscarella
Janet
Franklin
Matteo
Garbelotto
Andrew
S. Mathews
Annik
E. Schnitzler
Josep
M. Serra-Diaz
Anna
L. Tsing

While calls for interdisciplinary research in environmental contexts are common, it often remains a struggle to integrate humanities/qualitative social sciences insights with those of bio-physical approaches. We propose that cross-disciplinary historical perspectives can open new avenues for collaboration among social and natural scientists while...

Presentation
JCM Global Partnership meeting

This presentation was given at the JCM Global Partnership meeting on Feb 17-19 2021. It provides the sustainable development under Art 6 and JCM; linkages between the JCM and SDGs; and future potential contributions to the achievement of SDGs. In addition, it briefly explains JCM potentials to the COVID-19 recovery plan in the partner countries...

Presentation
スクール・オブ・サステイナビリティ第4回暮らしのどんなところで気候変動につながっているの?

FoEの若者向けセミナー「スクール・オブ・サステイナビリティ第4回暮らしのどんなところで気候変動につながっているの?」において、食生活と気候変動、特に食と森林減少を通じた気候変動についてわかりやすく解説した。