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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...

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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:
In Proceedings of the International Cartographic Association

OpenStreetMap (OSM) has become one of the largest sources of volunteered geographic information (VGI), and the data is now used for a wide range of applications. A massively popular...

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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:

The International Partnership for the Satoyama Initiative (IPSI) is a global network to promote collective efforts for sustainability in socio-ecological production landscapes and...

Technical Report
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:

The IGES NDC Database compiles the main features of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), which were communicated by the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention...

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

IGES's GHG emissions database aims to compile the latest information on GHG and CO2 emissions, as reported annually by UNFCCC Annex I countries. The data covers the period from from...

Data/Tool
English
June 2019 Topics:

This report provides diverse possibilities of the future in 2050 as the basis for discussions on future lifestyles by different stakeholders and citizens in a more participatory...

Socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes (SEPLS) can contribute to global goals for biodiversity conservation and dealing with climate change, while also contributing...

Issue Brief
English
June 2019 Topics:

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:

 IGES 京都ユニット第一約束期間全取引データでは、償却または繰越された京都メカニズムクレジットを起源国別、プロジェクトタイプ別にまとめています。また現時点で活用されていないCDMクレジット(CER)の量のデータについても提供しています。(※すべて英語情報となります)
 掲載した情報については可能な限りの正確性を期していますが、...

Data/Tool
Japanese
June 2019 Topics:

IGES Kyoto Units All Transaction Data for the First Commitment Period (CP1) provides all the information on both retired and carried over Kyoto units sorted by originating country...

Data/Tool
English
June 2019 Topics:

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