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Working Paper
IWMI Working Paper

Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change. Most irrigation systems to date have relied upon surface water, limiting irrigation development to areas close to streams, rivers and reservoirs. To address this gap, a...

Peer-reviewed Article
In The 23rd International Conference of Hongkong Society for Transportation Studies

Recently, several cities in Indonesia have begun implementing pedestrianisation program that hold promise to encourage non-motorized transport (NMT) in rapidly motorizing cities and provide citizens with safer, cleaner, and more visually appealing walking environments. However, successful implementation of these programs depends on whether they...

Fact Sheet
Author:
Luke
REEDMAN
Alexandre C.
KÖBERLE
Roberto
SCHAEFFER
Nick
MACALUSO
Jiang
KEJUN
Fu
SHA
Chai
QIMIN
Panagiotis
FRAGKOS
Alessia
DE VITA
Swapnil
SHEKHAR
Heleen
van SOEST
Rizaldi
BOER
Retno Gumilang
DEWI
Shinichiro
FUJIMORI
Junya
TAKAKURA
Chan
PARK
George
SAFONOV
Gokul
IYER
Heleen
van SOEST

Opportunities exist in G20 countries to strengthen existing climate policies.
It can be shown from analyses at the national level that the emission reductions consistent with global pathways to reach the overall targets of the Paris Climate Agreement can be implemented. This is the main conclusion of a set of 11 national fact sheets developed as...

Fact Sheet

The global community agreed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in Paris in 2015.
For this agreement to be applied without delay, it is crucial for regions to conduct climate change mitigation measures that are effective for their local conditions.
This brochure was developed as part of the "Project for sharing information between cities and...

Fact Sheet

2015年にパリで開かれた国際会議で、温室効果ガス削減に関する国際的取り決めが行われました。このパリ協定の着実な実施のためには、地域の特性に応じた効果的な地球温暖化対策を進めていくことが重要です。本事例集は各地域における脱炭素に向けた取組を共有することを目的にしており、環境省「平成30年度地域における情報シェアリングモデル構築委託業務」の
一環として作成したものです。

Peer-reviewed Article
In Heliyon

The Gomti River in Lucknow City, India, was an important source of water for the
different uses few decades ago. However, because of the rapid global changes,
current status of the river is very critical from environmental, aesthetic and
commercial usage point of view. Henceforth, this research work focused on
assessing the current as well as...

Presentation
2018年EMF 35 JMIP 国内ワークショップ

This presentation introduces the "Climate pOlicy assessment and Mitigation Modeling to Integrate national and global Transition pathways" (COMMIT) project. The project aims to: 1) improved modelling of national low-carbon emission pathway; and 2) improved analysis of country contributions to the global ambition of the Paris Agreement. This project...

Presentation

Resource efficiency and circular economy at multiple levels

T20 Kick-Off Meeting Task Force 3 Climate and Environmental Issues
Author:
Jun
Nakatani
Kiyo
Kurisu
Eri
Amasawa

It is to present a draft concept of policy brief on circular economy for T20 process.

Book

In this volume, we seek to highlight how the sustainable use of biodiversity as practiced in well-managed SEPLS can contribute to effective area-based conservation of biodiversity. The concept of SEPLS includes the idea that integrated and holistic management approaches can have mutual benefits for biodiversity and livelihoods, sustainably...

Policy Report

The Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM) is a seed funding mechanism to encourage IPSI members to develop and accelerate sustainability actions in SEPLS.

This report aims to present the SDM projects and their contributions to global goals, for the consideration of policymakers, businesses, researcher institutions, organizations and civil society...