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Commissioned Report

Environmental Education and Education for Sustainable Development activities for the Environmental Policy Dialogue between the Ministry of the Environment, Japan and the Environmental Protection Agency of the United States

Presentation

Presenting IGES-wide city work at WRI

World Resources Report Expert Roundtable, Washington D.C.

A collection of recent and on-going activities at IGES were presented to WRI experts. The presentation focused on three themes, namely: (1) tools and data; (2) research and projects; and (3) Networks.

Peer-reviewed Article
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

A new method was developed for mapping forest, agricultural, and urban land cover using remote sensing imagery. It is designed to better detect small land cover objects (e.g. small forest or agricultural patches) and monitor their change (e.g. fine-scale deforestation) using freely-available satellite imagery.

Discussion Paper

Meeting summary of the IGES Brainstorming Forum, 11 April 2001, Tokyo.

2001 年3 月,米国ブッシュ政権は選挙キャンペーン時の公約であった電力部門へのCO2 規制を反古にし,また京都議定書に反対であるという内容の書簡を保守系上院議員に送った。続いて,米国が京都議定書に批准する意思がないことを公式に明らかにした.この意志表明は,京都体制の今後を不透明なものとし,国際社会に大きな波紋を投げかけた。IGES Brainstorming Forum では,米国離脱の可能性を含めた「京都体制の今後の展開」に関し,その見解・見通し・解決策について,欧米の専門家を交えて議論を行った。

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