In 2005, IGES launched the consultation "The Asia-Pacific Consultations on Climate Regime Beyond 2012" to promote new and constructive thinking in the Asia-Pacific region on future actions against climate change beyond 2012, and to contribute to the shaping of a future climate regime that adequately reflects the concerns and developmental...
IGES has been announcing the top news on the environment in the Asia-Pacific region every year since 1998 in order to collect and organise information about environmental issues and policy trends in this region, and to report on how this region addresses environmental problems and how it works to create a sustainable society.
For this year' s top...
Integrated Capacity Strengthening for CDM/JI: Activity report for the fiscal year 2004 (Philippines)
Integrated Capacity Strengthening for CDM/JI: Activity report for the fiscal year 2004 (Indonesia)
Integrated Capacity Strengthening for CDM/JI: Activity report for the fiscal year 2004 (Cambodia)
The theory of the commons encompasses two interpretations: one based on ‘manifest customs’, whilst the other relates to ‘latent customs’. The former asserts that individuals behave as rational economic units, pursuing their own profit based on economic mechanisms, whilst social restrictions relating to the use of resources within communities act to...