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Data or Tool
Author:
Machiko
LOUHISUO

IGES's CDM Programme of Activities (PoA) Database aims at providing comprehensive and organised information on PoAs in an easy-to-understand way. It also compiles information on Component Project Activities (CPAs). The database allows users to search for specific data on each project in the pipeline more easily and enables them to use relevant...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
Author:
Huynh Vuong Thu
Minh
Tran Van
Ty
Ram
Avtar
Kieu Ngoc
Le
Nguyen Vo Chau
Ngan
Luong Huy
Khanh
Nguyen Cong
Nguyen
Nigel K.
Downes

As the backbone of Vietnam’s economy, the country has recently established a number of policies for promoting and investing in smart agriculture in the Mekong Delta, the country’s largest agricultural hub, to foster overall socio-economic development. However, water remains a critical constraint for crop production, with progress being hindered by...

Data or Tool
Author:
Machiko
Louhisuo

The List of Grid Emission Factors aims to provide information to be utilized for research and analysis regarding emissions from electricity generation. A "grid emission factor" refers to a CO2 emission factor (tCO2/MWh) which will be associated with each unit of electricity provided by an electricity system. It is a parameter to determine the...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Hydrology
Author:
Manish
Ramaiah
Ram
Avtar

Rising land surface temperature (LST), urban heat island (UHI) effects, and stress on surface-, processed-, potable-, and ground-water resources are some undesirable ecological changes due to rapid urbanization. Treating and reusing city-generated wastewater for maintaining urban green spaces (UGS) helps in reducing/preventing groundwater...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Anthropocene Science

While the global community has long worked to ameliorate the livelihoods of people and promote environmental sustainability around the world, many social, economic, and environmental issues remain unsolved. The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) sought to end poverty but ended with mixed results depending on the country. The Sustainable...

Data or Tool

IGES CDM Project Database aims at providing information to be utilized for research and analysis on the process of CDM project development, credit issuance, and the status of its procedures. The information of relevant items are extracted from the publicly available sources on the UNFCCC web-site. The UNFCCC Secretariat and IGES have signed a...

Data or Tool
Author:
Machiko
LOUHISUO

IGES CDM Monitoring and Issuance Database aims at providing comprehensive, organised information on the CDM projects registered by UNFCCC EB. The listed information helps users to organise the results of the CER issuance procedures for project activities after monitoring. All the information is extracted from publicly available sources on the...

Data or Tool

The IGES Kyoto Units Transfer Database (CP1 & CP2) provide compiled information on all issuance, international transfer, retirement, and cancellation of Kyoto units from each Annex I country or among different Annex I countries for the 1st and 2nd commitment periods of the Kyoto Protocol (CP1 and CP2). The information is extracted from publicly...

Non Peer-reviewed Article
Author:
Andreea
Oarga Mulec
Petter
JENSSEN

In cities, resource recovery and reuse are low, and increasing consumption leads to more pressure on natural resources and subsequently pollution, deforestation, and loss of land and biodiversity. As a result, today's cities are not sustainable, even though the knowledge and technology exist to transform cities into more sustainable areas. One...

Peer-reviewed Article
In Water policy
Author:
Md. Nasif
Ahsan
Fatema
Khatun
Md. Sariful
Islam
Md. Sarwar
Hossain
Benzir Huq
Mou

Despite the growing emphasis and global initiatives to ensure safe drinking water and sanitation for all (Sustainable Development
Goal 6), households in coastal areas are at risk of growing water stress across the globe. However, little is known
about households’ adaptation strategies to water stress in coastal areas. This study explores the...