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Peer-reviewed Article
In Geocarto International
Author:
Ram
Avtar
Ali
Yunus
Ali
Kharrazi
Operational monitoring of vegetation and its response to climate change involves the use of vegetation indices (VIs) in relation to relevant climatic data. This study analyses the temporal variations of vegetation indices in response to climatic data (temperature and precipitation) to better understand the phenological changes in the Wa-West and...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability
Author:
Albert
Somanje
Geetha
Mohan
Julia
Lopes
Adelina
Mensah
Christopher
Gordon
Urban-rural linkages are an integral part of fostering development in both urban and rural communities. However, the focus on development tends to have an urban bias toward Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) with an increase in urbanization. Ghana is one of the fastest urbanizing countries in SSA. This paper sought to identify the challenges of urban-rural...
Research Report
An inductive approach for the evidence of climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction synergies of interventions: Challenges and opportunities
Here are some takeaway messages from our work on climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) synergies of interventions. 1. There is an overwhelming agreement on and evidence for CCA and DRR synergies of DRR and CCA interventions respectively. CCA synergies were high when skill development and livelihood development activities...
Commissioned Report

平成25年度生物多様性分野の代償措置に関する評価手法等調査業務 報告書

Author:
Biodiversity offset policy indication in Japan based on the experiences in Japan, the US, Australia and Europe
Issue Brief
Editor:
Sylvia
LOREK
The overall objective of the REDUCTIONS* project is to identify the potential for absolute resource and energy use reduction in production-consumption systems at all levels and to explore ways to realise this potential. The project has the ambition to generate knowledge-for-action and aims to propose science-based policies and strategies with a...
Conference Proceeding
IGES関西研究センターは2009年11月19日、「家庭のCO2大幅削減に向けて ~国内外の先進事例から学ぶ家庭の低炭素化~」と題する国際シンポジウムを開催しました。本シンポジウムでは、英国や欧州での低炭素社会構築に向けた最新情報を紹介するとともに、家庭部門のCO2 排出量削減を目的としたユニークな取組みとしてIGESが実施している「うちエコ診断事業」についての紹介が行われました。パネルディスカッションでは、今後の低炭素社会の構築および家庭部門のCO2 排出量削減についての活発な議論がなされました。Remarks:日時:2009年11月19日(木)13時30分~16時30分 場所:クラウンプラザ神戸 主催:兵庫県、(財)地球環境戦略研究機関(IGES) 共催:兵庫県うちエコ協議会 後援...