Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services


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In International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Bangladesh provide a variety of financial services to poor households that can help them cope with natural disasters (e.g. floods) and adapt to...

Author: 
M.A. Baqui
KHALILY
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:

Japan is one of the prominent contributors towards overseas development assistance (ODA) and emergency relief assistance (external emergency assistance, EEA) in the aftermath of...

Presentation
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Environmental Science & Policy

Forest conservation is a key component of multilateral environmental agreements related to biodiversity conservation (Convention on Biological Diversity; CBD)) and climate change (...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and cooling of power generation facilities. Changes in the water availability induced by global...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Research Report
English
January 2019 Topics:
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DISASTER RESILIENCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
In INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DISASTER RESILIENCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT

This paper aims to identify and prioritize key non-economic loss and damages (NELDs) caused by the 2009 Cyclone Aila in Khulna District of Bangladesh and to identify appropriate...

Author: 
Md. Atikul
ISLAM
Md. Ali
AKBER
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2019 Topics:
The Hindu Kush Himalaya Assessment

This is a precarious moment for the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH). Environmentally, socially, and economically, there is no single likely future for the HKH. Between now and 2080, the...

Book Chapter
English
January 2019 Topics:

Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change...

Working Paper
English
December 2018 Topics:
In Heliyon

The Gomti River in Lucknow City, India, was an important source of water for the
different uses few decades ago. However, because of the rapid global changes,
current...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2018 Topics:

In this volume, we seek to highlight how the sustainable use of biodiversity as practiced in well-managed SEPLS can contribute to effective area-based conservation of biodiversity....

Book
English
November 2018 Topics:

This presentation was made as one of the three key note presentations in a side event at the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) fourteenth meeting of the conference of parties...

Author: 
Nicolas
SHAUFFELE
Sabrina
MENGRANI
Yohsuke
AMANO
Presentation
English
November 2018 Topics:

The Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM) is a seed funding mechanism to encourage IPSI members to develop and accelerate sustainability actions in SEPLS.

This report aims to...

Author: 
Nicolas
SCHAUFFELE
Sabrina
MENGRANI
Policy Report
English
November 2018 Topics:

The GEF-Satoyama Project has been working to realize society in harmony with nature by mainstreaming conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity in production landscapes and...

Author: 
Yoji
NATORI
Devon
DUBLIN
Issue Brief
English
November 2018 Topics:

生物多様性及び生態系サービスに関する政府間科学-政策プラットフォーム(IPBES)による「IPBES 生物多様性と生態系サービスに関する地域評価報告書:アジア・オセアニア地域」は、生物多様性および自然が人にもたらすもの(NCP2)の重要性、現況および変化に関する既存の知見を厳密に分析するものである。本評価では、生物多様性および自然が人にもたらすもの(NCP)...

Translator: 
Ryo
KOHSAKA
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Keiko
KOTANI ZUSMAN
Policy Report
Japanese
November 2018 Topics:

近年住民による木材生産が増加しているインドネシア、ベトナム、フィリピン、タイについて、以下の点を明らかにした
・方法論の課題:各国で住民による林業・木材生産の動向が把握できる既存の統計データはどのようなものがあるか?国間で比較可能なデータが存在するか?
・(それらのデータを利用して推測できる)各国の住民林業・木材生産の動向

Author: 
Seiji
IWANAGA
Nariaki
ONDA
Kaori
SHIGA
Takahiro
FUJIWARA
Machi
HAYAHUNE
Satoshi
TACHIBANA
Presentation
Japanese
November 2018 Topics:
In Sustainability Science

This paper presents a systematic review of biodiversity/ecosystem services scenario exercises from the Asia–Pacific region. From the limited scholarly literature available, 61...

Author: 
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Haripriya
GUNDIMEDA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:
In Sustainability Science

The paper narrates an empirical research conducted for developing four alternative socio-ecological scenarios for the lower Gangetic delta in India (aka the Indian Sundarban). We...

Author: 
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Toshiya
OKURO
Mrittika
BASU
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:
In Forest Ecology and Management

Logging has been operated throughout Bornean tropical forests that harbor diverse fauna species. We examined the responses of ground-dwelling wildlife to logging intensity in two...

Author: 
Agus
SUDIBYO JATI
Shogoro
FUJIKI
Yuyun
KURNIAWAN
Ryota
AOYAGI
Kanehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:
Globalization of local risks

Enhanced trade and investments have been one of the significant developments of regional integration in Asia during the recent decades. Countries that are successful in attracting...

PR/Newsletter
English
October 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

Generally, the characterization of land surface roughness is obtained from the analysis of height variations observed along transects (e.g., root mean square (RMS) height,...

Author: 
Saeid
GHARECHELOU
Ryutaro
TATEISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2018 Topics:

タイ、インドネシア、ベトナム、フィリピンにおける住民による木材生産の状況を主に林業・農業統計データから概括した

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Non Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
October 2018 Topics:

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