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The SDG2 on Zero Hunger by 2030 aims at achieving the complete eradication of hunger in all its forms. The SDG2 in specific focuses on vulnerable populations such as women (pregnant and lactating), adolescent girls, children (especially those below 5 years old), and old persons. The goal includes 5 targets and 3 means of achieving the goal targets...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Land
Author:
Ram
Avtar
Apisai Vakacegu
Rinamalo
Deha Agus
Umarhadi
Ankita
Gupta
Khaled Mohamed
Khedher
Ali P.
Yunus
Bhupendra P.
Singh
Netrananda
Sahu
Anjar Dimara
Sakti

This study examines land use changes and evaluates the past and projected forest carbon
sequestration and its valuation in Viti Levu Island, Fiji, through a combination of remote sensing
with a geospatial-based modeling approach. Land use classification was performed using Landsat
7 and Landsat 8 imageries of the years 2000 and 2020; then...

Presentation
Class lecture for the students of environmnetal studies

Over the years, climate change adaptation has evolved to cover a range of issues providing long-term solutions to even the chronic developmental issues that couldn't be addressed with traditional solutions. The discourse on climate change adaptation has broadened the understanding of risk and risk management among stakeholders that contributed to...

Presentation
Author:
A
Igalavithana
L
Jayarathne
T
Kieu-Le
M
Makehelwala
T
Nguyen-Sang
C
Perera
T
Phuoc-Dan
Pinnawala
M
E
Strady
P
Van-Hieu
S
Weragoda

Microplastics (MPs) and plastic-related chemical pollution are widely discussed in the literature. The presence of MPs in environmental compartments create adverse impacts on ecological systems and potential exposure of human through several pathways. Hence monitoring plays an important role in upstream and downstream mitigatory measures. The...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Earth
Author:
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh
Kim
Lavane
Le Thi
Lanh
Lam Van
Thinh
Nguyen Phuoc
Cong
Tran Van
Ty
Nigel K.
Downes

Information on the relationship between rainfall intensity, duration and accumulation frequency or return period (IDF) is commonly utilized in the design and management of urban drainage systems. Can Tho City, located in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta, is a city which has recently invested heavily in upgrading its stormwater drainage systems in the...

Peer-reviewed Article
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information
Author:
Liang
Zhou
Lei
Ma
Ziyun
Yan
Feixue
Li
Manchun
Li

Accurate urban morphology provided by Local Climate Zones (LCZ), a universal surface classification scheme, offers opportunities for studies of urban heat risk, urban ventilation, and transport planning. In recent years, researchers have attempted to generate LCZ maps worldwide with the World Urban Database and Access Portal Tools (WUDAPT). However...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Environment, Development and Sustainability
Author:
Gemma
Ellis

This study’s objective is to examine how ASEAN countries reported their environment-related policies for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in their Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs), and a dataset of their environmental policies was developed. This is a necessary first step in analyzing the reasons for insufficient progress on the...

Peer-reviewed Article
In PLOS ONE
Author:
Jatan
Debnath
Gowhar
Meraj
Nibedita Das
Pan
Kesar
Chand
Sagar
Debbarma
Dhrubajyoti
Sahariah
Carlo
Gualtieri
Shruti
Kanga
Suraj Kumar
Singh
Majid
Farooq
Netrananda
Sahu

A common phenomenon associated with alluvial rivers is their meander evolution, eventually
forming cutoffs. Point bar deposits and ox-bow lakes are the products of lateral bend
migration and meander cutoff. The present study focuses on identifying the meanders of
River Manu and their cutoffs. Moreover, this study compares the temporal evolution...

Policy Report
Author:
Akira
Doi
Yoshiko
Shoji
Haruko
Uchida
Asako
Osaki
Mariko
Saito
Emi
Sugawara
Shinya
Fujino

Based on the results of a survey conducted in October-November 2021, this report provides an analysis of the level of awareness and penetration of the SDGs among GCNJ member companies and organisations, as well as progress on five of the global goals: SDG 5, (Gender Equality), SDG 8 (Decent Work and Human Rights), SDG 13 (Climate Change), and SDG16...

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