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Aligning Climate Change and Sustainable Development Policies in Asia所収

The widespread adoption of low emissions technologies in rapidly developing countries is critical to resolving the climate emergency.1 However, many fast growing economies lack the energy efficient, renewable, and other advanced technologies needed to mitigate climate change. Technology transfer could help address these countries need. Yet the...

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Ketahanan Iklim Perkotaan (English: Urban Climate Resilience) 所収

In Bahasa: Membangun Kota-kota rendah karbon di Indonesia memerlukan tiga faktor utama yang berkontribusi: membangun kapasitas, melibatkan pemangku kepentingan, dan memobilisasi sumber daya. Faktor-faktor tersebut tidak terpisah atau berbeda-beda namun saling tumpang tindih dan saling memperkuat satu sama lain. Sebagai ilustrasi, peningkatan...

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Ketahanan Iklim Perkotaan (English: Urban Climate Resilience) 所収

In Bahasa:
Pengembangan skenario pembangunan rendah karbon dapat digunakan untuk membantu perencanaan jangka menengah dan jangka panjang sehingga membantu para pengambil kebijakan kota-kota besar agar dapat mengadopsi lebih awal mengenai cetak biru perencanaan. Proses perencanaan skenario pengurangan emisi di masa yang akan datang untuk skala kota...

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Scenarios of Environmental Resilience and Transformation in Times of Climate Change: Effects and Lessons from the COVID-19所収

Five years after the SDGs were adopted and just when the United Nations called for realising the Decade of Action, the COVID-19 pandemic halted the progress of the SDGs and even reversed some of the achievements that the world made over years. With most countries struggling to overcome the pandemic and revive the economy, losing the focus on the...

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Water, Climate Change, and Sustainability所収
著者:
Pandey
Vishnu Prasad
Shrestha
Sangam
Wiberg
David

Various drivers such as population growth, land use/cover change, unsustainable consumption pattern, and climate change are putting pressure on limited resources available within our planetary boundaries, thus, raising concerns on their sustainability. Coordinated actions at levels ranging from global to local are required to ensure sustainability...

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Sustainability Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa I: Continental Perspectives and Insights from Western and Central Africa所収
著者:
Jarzebski
Marcin
Ahmed
Abubakari
Karanja
Alice
Boafo
Yaw
Balde
Boubacar
Chinangwa
Linda
Degefa
Sileshi
Dompreh
Eric
Gasparatos
Alexandros

Various industrial crops have been promoted across sub-Saharan African (SSA) to meet very diverse socioeconomic objectives linked to economic growth, rural development, agricultural modernization and energy security. Even though industrial crop production and food security have received extensive policy attention, we lack a comprehensive...

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Sustainability Challenges in Sub-Saharan Africa I: Continental Perspectives and Insights from Western and Central Africa所収
著者:
Juju
Denabo
Baffoe
Gideon
Lam
Rodolfo
Karanja
Alice
Naidoo
Merle
Ahmed
Abubakari
Jarzebski
Marcin
Fukushi
Kensuke
Gasparatos
Alexandros

Despite significant progress over the past decades, Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) remains the poorest and least developed region in the world. High levels of poverty, food insecurity and environmental degradation, as well as low access to infrastructure and low institutional capacity characterize many areas across the continent. There is a consensus...

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Sustainability Challenges in Sub-Sahara Africa II: Insights from Eastern and Southern Africa所収
著者:
Gasparatos
Alexandros
Ahmed
Abubakari
Naidoo
Merle
Karanja
Alice
Fukushi
Kensuke

The sustainability challenges that sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) faces tend to be multidimensional and span multiple Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Despite the inherent difficulty in solving them, such sustainability challenges also offer opportunities for achieving progress on multiple SDGs. This concluding chapter summarises the main...

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Climate Change Governance in Asia所収

Asia is an extremely diverse region, in terms of the political regimes of its constituent countries, and of their level of development and the nature of their civil societies. As such, its countries are producing a wide range of governance approaches to climate change. Covering the diversity of climate change governance in Asia, this book presents...

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Plastic Waste and Recycling Environmental Impact, Societal Issues, Prevention, and Solutions所収

Eight of the world's top 20 countries as sources of marine debris are from Asia—China, Indonesia, the Philippines, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, and India (Jambeck et al., 2015). In other words, the Asia-Pacific region is now recognized as a hotspot of plastic pollution of the oceans. These countries are facing typical challenges...