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編者:
Gasparatos
Alexandros
Naidoo
Merle
Ahmed
Abubakari
Karanja
Alice
Fukushi
Kensuke
The aim of this two-volume book series is to highlight some of the most pervasive sustainability challenges that Sub-Saharan Africa faces. The two volumes contain 20 chapters that illustrate very diverse sustainability challenges throughout the continent, adopting interdisciplinary and problem-oriented research approaches, and methods from the...
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著者:
Gasparatos
Alexandros
Ahmed
Abubakari
Naidoo
Merle
Karanja
Alice
Fukushi
Kensuke
The aim of this 2-volume book is to highlight how Sustainability Science approaches can help solve some of the pervasive challenges that Africa faces. The volumes collect a number of local case studies throughout Africa that adopt transdisciplinary and problem-oriented research approaches using methodologies from the natural and the social sciences...
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著者:
Kumar Mishra
Binaya
Chakraborty
Shamik
Saraswat
Chitresh
This book presents solutions to address water security in rapidly urbanizing cities, and explores the new paradigms of water security in changing contexts. Highlighting the latest developments in water research, changes in water policy, and current discourses on water security, the book also provides information and tools for local stakeholders...
査読付論文
Sustainability Science所収
著者:
Goh
Chun Sheng
Yamagata
Yoshiki
The concept of sustainability science is paramount to establish a development thinking with deep and thorough considerations of hybridized on-ground realities shaped by the interplay of energy, land, economic, and climatic elements. This special feature intends to engage sustainability science in understanding the role of bioenergy in sustainable...
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Sustainability Science所収
著者:
Hori
Keiko
Hashimoto
Shizuka
Matsui
Takanori
Akter
Rumana
This study develops a projection model of future population distribution on the basis of Japan’s current depopulation trend and applies this model to scenario analyses that assume population compactification and dispersion. The model enables a description of population migration at two levels. First, municipal populations are projected using the...
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Sustainability Science所収
著者:
Oono
Akiko
Kamiyama
Chiho
In Japan, abandonment of forest management and underuse of forest resources are substantial challenges to environmental protection and sustainable wood production, while in many other countries, leaving a forest untouched may be perceived as positive for conserving the forest. This study thus analyses the scientifc knowledge landscape on the causes...
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Managing Socio-ecological Production Landscapes and Seascapes for Sustainable Communities in Asia所収
This chapter contributes to improve an understanding of the effectiveness of different biodiversity science-policy interfaces (SPIs), which play a vital role in navigating policies and actions with sound evidence base. The single comprehensive study that was found to exist, assessed SPIs in terms of their ‘features’—goals, structure, process...
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Resilient Policies in Asian Cities: Adaptation to Climate Change and Natural Disasters所収
Enhancing capacity for building resilient cities is a growing concern among policy makers and international communities to minimize the impacts of climate change and natural disasters. The UN Conference on Sustainable Development 2012 and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (2015–2030) called for urgent need in building resilient...
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Anthropogenic Tropical Forests: Human–Nature Interfaces on the Plantation Frontier所収
著者:
Kato
Yumi
Langub
Jayl
Abdullah
Abdul Rashid
Soda
Ryoji
Uchibori
Motomitsu
Okuno
Katsumi
Ishikawa
Noboru
This chapter discusses the historical formation and current features of society in the Kemena and Tatau river basins in Bintulu, central Sarawak, where various ethnic groups live close together in a small area as a result of the historical migration of each group. We refer to previous studies and to interviews we conducted, mainly in 2011...
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Anthropogenic Tropical Forests: Human–Nature Interfaces on the Plantation Frontier所収
著者:
Hon
Jason
Shibata
Shozo
The island of Borneo is regarded as one of the most biologically rich regions in the world, containing some of the oldest remaining tropical rainforests. However, it also suffers high levels of deforestation and degradation to meet the demands for timber extraction and agricultural activities. In Sarawak, areas designated as permanent forests...