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In Sustainability

Over the last 25 years, the global area of certified forests has grown rapidly and voluntary forest certification has become recognized as an effective tool to engage international...

Author: 
Allison
LEWIN
Karen
MO
Sara
GABAI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2019 Topics:
In Water

Rapid changes in land use and land cover pattern have exerted an irreversible change on different natural resources, and water resources in particular, throughout the world....

Author: 
Mrittika
BASU
Chtiresh
SARASWAT
Binay
MISHRA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2019 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

The Shaksgam Valley, located on the north side of the Karakoram Mountains of western China, is situated in the transition zone between the Indian monsoon system and dry arid climate...

Author: 
Haireti
ALIFU
Yukiko
HIRAYABASHI
Jean-Francois
VUILLAUME
Akihiko
KONDOH
Minoru
URAI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

In object-based image analysis (OBIA), the appropriate parametrization of segmentation algorithms is crucial for obtaining satisfactory image classification results. One of the ways...

Author: 
Stefanos
GEORGANOS
Moritz
LENNERT
Tais
GRIPPA
Sabine
VANHUYSSE
Eleonore
WOLFF
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:
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In Resources

Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) was adopted as a stand-alone goal and reflected as one of the cross-cutting objectives of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with...

In Land

Assessment of the progress of the Aichi Biodiversity Targets set by the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and the safeguarding of ecosystems from the perverse negative...

Author: 
Shogoro
FUJIKI
Ryota
AOYAGI
Atsushi
TANAKA
Nobuo
IMAI
Arif Data
KUSMA
Yuyun
KURNIAWAN
Ying Fah
LEE
John Baptist
SUGAU
Joan T.
PEREIRA
Kanehiro
KITAYAMA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2016 Topics:
In Sustainability

A key but contentious aspect of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is the means of implementation (MOI). Many developing countries emphasize the importance of international
...

In Forests

This paper presents the results of two national-level studies of REDD+ governance values in Nepal and Papua New Guinea (PNG), using a hierarchical framework of principles, criteria...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

Soil moisture (SM) plays a key role in many environmental processes and has a high spatial and temporal variability. Collecting sample SM data through field surveys (e.g. for...

Author: 
Saeid
GHARECHELOU
Ryutaro
TATEISHI
SCHARMA Ram C.
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2016 Topics:
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

We developed a method for mapping residential areas using freely available satellite imagery. The resultant residential area map can be used for risk assessment (e.g. to estimate...

Author: 
Milben
BRAGAIS
MAGCALE-MACANDOG Damasa
MACANDOG Paula Beatrice
Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2015 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

This paper demonstrates the importance of considering scale issues when estimating the accuracy of land use/land cover maps, particularly when satellite images having different...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2015 Topics:
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

A new method was developed for mapping forest, agricultural, and urban land cover using remote sensing imagery. It is designed to better detect small land cover objects (e.g. small...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2015 Topics:
In Land

The National REDD+ (Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest
Degradation-Plus) Strategy in Indonesia highlights the importance of local participation
and the...

Author: 
Kazuhiro
HARADA
Dede
PRABOWO
Arif
ALIADI
Hwan-Ok
MA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2015 Topics:
In Sustainability 2014

Integration and Diffusion in Sustainable Development Goals: Learning from the Past, Looking into the Future

Author: 
Norichika
KANIE
Naoya
ABE
Jue
YANG
Ngeta
KABIRI
Yuto
KITAMURA
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Tomohiro
TASAKI
Taro
YAMAMOTO
Yuka
HAYAKAWA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2014 Topics:
In ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

This study evaluated the effects of image pansharpening on Vegetation Indices (VIs) in an agricultural area of Thailand, and found that pansharpening was able to downscale single-...

Author: 
Peer-reviewed Article
English
April 2014 Topics:
In Sustainability

This paper argues that sustainable consumption and production (SCP) should play a prominent role in the formulation and implementation of the sustainable development goals (SDGs)...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2014 Topics:
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2013 Topics:
In Sustainability

This article discusses a business-school collaborative learning partnership in the
Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in
...

Author: 
Shimano Satoshi
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2012 Topics: