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査読付論文
Sustainability所収
著者:
Sahle
Mesfin

“Jefoure” refers to a traditional grass-covered road with households settled on both sides in the Gurage socio-ecological production landscape in Ethiopia. We assess Nature’s Contributions to People (NCP) on Jefoure roads for sustainable management. Data were collected using survey tools and orthophoto images, and they were systematically analyzed...

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Forests所収
著者:
Dhyani
Shalini
Indu K. Murthy
Kadaverugu
Rakesh
Manoj Kumar
Kritika Adesh Gadpayle

Traditional agroforestry systems across South Asia have historically supported millions of smallholding farmers. Since 2007 agroforestry has received attention in global climate discussions for its carbon sink potential. Agroforestry plays a defining role in offsetting greenhouse gases, providing sustainable livelihoods, localizing Sustainable...

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Sustainability所収

The recognition of the urgent need for more sustainable lifestyles dates from the late 20th century, originating in concerns about resource depletion and climate change. Research and policy measures have evolved since then, paying increasing attention to systemic change over individual behaviour. However, as individual behavioural change is...

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Sustainability 所収

Increasing attention is being paid to lifestyles in sustainability research and policymaking. Applying a foresight approach to sustainable lifestyles supports this increased focus by highlighting possible futures while also empowering citizens through a participatory process. Foresight has its origins in theory and practice to serve the...

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Sustainability所収
著者:
Reyes
Sheryl
Miyazaki
Aya
Yiu
Evonne

The advent of modern technology in agriculture has increased the efficiency of our food production but also poses pressures on the sustainability of our planet. The Globally Important Agricultural Heritage Systems (GIAHS) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has been developed to safeguard traditional agricultural...

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Water所収

Due to the cumulative effects of rapid urbanization, population growth and climate change, many inland and coastal water bodies around the world are experiencing severe water pollution. To help make land-use and climate change adaptation policies more effective at a local scale, this study used a combination of participatory approaches and computer...

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Monitoring Effect of Spatial Growth on Land Surface Temperature in Dhaka

Remote Sensing所収
著者:
Rahman
Md. Mustafizur
Avtar
Ram
Yunus
Ali P.
Dou
Jie
Misra
Prakhar
Takeuchi
Wataru
Sahu
Netrananda
Kharrazi
Ali
Chakraborty
Shamik
Kurniawan
Tonni Agustiono
Spatial urban growth and its impact on land surface temperature (LST) is a high priority environmental issue for urban policy. Although the impact of horizontal spatial growth of cities on LST is well studied, the impact of the vertical spatial distribution of buildings on LST is under-investigated. This is particularly true for cities in sub...
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Land所収
著者:
Lahoti
Shruti
Lahoti
Ashish
Joshi
Rajendra

Nagpur is rapidly urbanizing, and in the process witnessing decline in its green status which is one of the identities of the city. The study aims to understand the current species diversity, composition and structure in different classes of greens prevalent in the city. As urban green spaces (UGS) are also reservoirs of carbon stock, the study...

査読付論文
Sustainability所収
著者:
Somanje
Albert
Mohan
Geetha
Lopes
Julia
Mensah
Adelina
Gordon
Christopher

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...

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sustainability所収
著者:
Hadi Pandyaswargo
Andante
Knaus
Michael
Onoda
Hiroshi
Mahichi
Faezeh
Guo
Yanghui

Due to its ability to recover both material and energy from organic waste, biogas technology is considered one of the best technology for treating organic waste. While in many emerging Asian countries more than 50% of municipal waste is organic waste, the amount of organic waste treated with biogas technology remains very limited. This study...