This presentation introduces IGES project on MRV of organic waste separation at source project in Phitsanulok Municipality in 2013.
Presentation on climate finance and JCM at the 3rd Green Economy Green Growth Forum in Myanmar
MRV at Project Level
As Myanmar attracts investment and improves its economic prospects, green growth has moved steadily up the policy agenda. The heightened importance of green growth is visible in high-level political statements as well as policy and institutional reforms that could translate those words into action (i.e. Environmental Conservation Law 2012). Yet...
A new pansharpening method was developed and applied to Landsat 8’s multispectral image bands. It involves adding two new terms to the commonly-used Fast Intensity-Saturation-Hue (FIHS) algorithm: a trend-based modulation factor, and a band modulation factor. The proposed method was tested on an urban study area in Yokohama, Japan and an...
Whither energy security: Ensuring a safe, green and efficient power sector in Thailand
This presentation explains relation between municipal solid waste management and climate change including examples of climate friendly waste management practices.
Due to a rapid increase in waste generation in Asia, recycling businesses are increasing their already significant contribution to sustainable solid waste management. At the same time, improper practices of recycling businesses can also generate serious health and environmental impacts. There is therefore a clear need to promote the scaling up of...
Current status of environmental policies in Myanmar
Presented at 1st Meeting of Low-carbon Myanmar Working Group, 31 July 2013. This is a part of a commissioned work funded by the Ministry of the Environment, Japan.