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In Forest Policy and Economics

This article examines the REDD+ engagement types preferred by Japanese private firms at the project level including their motivation and rationale for the engagement and explores...

Author: 
Makoto
EHARA
Yoko
ASADA
Yutaro
SHOGAKI
Masato
YANO
Kimihiko
HYAKUMURA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2019 Topics:

In this presentation, the characteristics of different consumer segments and their carbon footprints will be examined based on the analysis of consumer expenditure and time-use...

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In this study, carbon footprints of households are estimated based on a combination of physical consumption and monetary-based data. Long-term targets for carbon footprints are...

Author: 
Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
In Proceedings of the International Cartographic Association

Parks and other public green spaces (hereafter “urban green spaces”) provide many benefits to urban dwellers, but some residents receive few benefits due to a lack of urban green...

Author: 
Shizuka
HASHIMOTO
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2019 Topics:
South_Asia_Policy_Cooperation_CCET_Global_Waste_Management_Workshop_Proceedings

Home to roughly 1.8 billion people, South Asia generates approximately 334 million tonnes of waste per year of which 174 million tonnes (57%) is organic in content. In addition to...

Conference Proceeding
English
July 2019 Topics:

This presentation highlights the following topics.
- Relationships between 2030 mitigation target (NDC) and co-benefits such as health care and air pollution.
-...

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Presentation
English
July 2019 Topics:
In 環境科学会誌

Although greenery in urban areas has many functions, such as mitigation of the urban heat island effect, and reduction of rainfall-induced surface runoff, it is difficult to secure...

Author: 
Minami
SAKAMOTO
Akio
ONISHI
Peer-reviewed Article
Japanese
July 2019 Topics:
In Climate Policy

Achieving long-term climate mitigation goals in Japan faces several challenges, starting with the uncertain nuclear power policy after the 2011 earthquake, the uncertain...

Author: 
Shinichiro
FUJIMORI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:
In International Journal of Building, Urban, Interior and Landscape Technology (BUILT)

The term of “Appropriate Technology (AT)”, introduced by Schumacher which refers to all kind of technologies including environmental technology, has been since developed into a...

Author: 
Koji
TAKAKURA

The "JCM in CHARTS" series aim to provide a comprehensive and easy-to-understand description of the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) in each host country. This version describes the...

Data/Tool
English
June 2019 Topics:
In APN Science Bulletin

The Ganges basin provides essential water for drinking, irrigation, industrial use and power generation. Global climate change will affect the water availability in the basin and...

Author: 
Devesh
SHARMA
G.M. Tarekul
ISLAM
Rabin
MALLA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2019 Topics:

Tämä raportti ehdottaa hiilijalanjälkitavoitteita ja vaihtoehtoja sille, miten yhteiskunta voi elämäntapamuutosten kautta rajoittaa ilmaston lämpenemisen enintään 1,5 asteeseen...

Author: 
Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
Research Report
English
May 2019 Topics:

日本の中期目標(NDC)の引き上げ可能性について、以下の論文の研究成果に基づき発表を行った。
A. Kuriyama, K. Tamura, T. Kuramochi, Can Japan enhance its 2030 greenhouse gas emission reduction targets? Assessment of...

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Presentation
Japanese
May 2019 Topics:

The framework of “Just Transition” is important to implement policies towards decarbonisation of power sectors (DPS) in Japan. Using the existing DPS scenarios and employment...

Author: 
Naoya
ABE
Presentation
English
May 2019 Topics:
GAR19
In UNISDR Global Assessment Report 19

This paper evaluates the current institutional and policy environment in the ASEAN region, which is known as one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change impacts in the...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
Climate fragility risks

Climate change impacts on natural and human systems are increasing. Often affecting fragile economic, social and political systems, climate change is considered to be a serious ‘...

Author: 
Ishiwatari, Mikio; Djalante, Riyanti; Mavrodieva, Aleksandrina; Gomez, Oscar; Wataya, Eiko; Shaw, Rajib
Research Report
English
May 2019 Topics:

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