Ecosystems & Natural Resources


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Socio-ecological production landscapes and seascapes (SEPLS) are globally ubiquitous and constitute the fundamental elements in achieving societies in harmony with nature. They,...

Presentation
English
August 2018 Topics:

■ 日本は現在でもインドネシア、マレーシア(主にサラワク州)からの主要な木材(主に合板)輸出先であり、その森林保全の重要なステークホルダーである。
■ 合板の原料となる原木は、天然林択伐コンセッション、プランテーション開発に伴う皆伐、植林木、住民による木材生産、海外からの輸入などによって調達される。
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Presentation
Japanese
July 2018 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...

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Haireti
ALIFU
Yukiko
HIRAYABASHI
Jean-Francois
VUILLAUME
Akihiko
KONDOH
Minoru
URAI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2018 Topics:
Biofuels and Sustainability book cover

In the beginning of the biofuel boom in the late 2000s, there were high expectations
in many Asian countries that biofuels could enhance energy security, provide jobs,
...

Biofuels and Sustainability book cover

This chapter discusses the social and economic impacts of biofuels in East Asia by analyzing four country case studies. Three case study countries are large Asian rapidly developing...

In Remote Sensing

This paper presents a collective sensing approach that integrates imperfect Volunteered Geographic Information (VGI) obtained through Citizen Science (CS) tree mapping projects with...

Author: 
Hossein
VAHIDI
Brian
KLINKENBERG
L. Monika
MOSKAL
Wanglin
YAN
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2018 Topics:

- Major source of log production in Indonesia has shifted from logging concession (mainly Meranti) to industrial tree plantations (mainly Acacia) and tree-farming (mainly Sengon) in...

Author: 
Syahru
RAMDHONI
Lilik
BUDI PRASETYO
Presentation
English
June 2018 Topics:
In Journal of Applied Remote Sensing

A new method for classifying land cover features in high resolution satellite imagery was developed. The method involves (1) performing image segmentation to delineate homogeneous...

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Tengyu
FU
Lei
MA
Manchun
LI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2018 Topics:

Today, 54% of the world’s population live in urban areas, a proportion that is expected to increase to 66% by 2050. Major cities and municipalities in the region rely either fully...

Author: 
Sangam
SHRESTHA
Vishnu
PANDEY
Oranuj
LORPHENSRI
Dian
SISINGGIH
Bui Tran
VUONG
Muhammad
BASHARAT
Research Report
English
May 2018 Topics:

世界で有数な森林資源を有し、率先して REDD+の開発を進めるインドネシアに焦点をあて、2018 年 4 月時点の同国における REDD +の開発状況について解説

Issue Brief
Japanese
April 2018 Topics:

This 1-pager shows the potential impacts of land-use change on flooding in the Los Baños subwatershed of The Philippines. The built-up area of the subwatershed is projected to...

Author: 
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Donald
LUNA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
April 2018 Topics:

This 1-pager shows the potential impacts of land-use change on flooding in the Pila-Victoria subwatershed of The Philippines. The built-up area of the subwatershed is projected to...

Author: 
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Donald
LUNA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Fact Sheet
English
April 2018 Topics:

The Asia-Pacific Regional Assessment is a collective effort among more than 120 researchers, scientists, academics and ILK holders from 27 countries from within and outside the...

Author: 
Lilibeth
ACOSTA
Amjad
VIRK
Ritesh
KUMAR
Shyam
SHARMA
Tohru
IKEDA
Ganesh
RAJ JOSHI
Md Saiful
KARIM
Koichi
KURIYAMA
Mitsutaku
MAKINO
Kimiko
OKABE
Nicolas
PASCAL
Zara
PHANG
Noraini
MOHD. TAMIN
Book Chapter
English
March 2018 Topics:

The Regional Assessment Report on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for Asia and the Pacific produced by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and...

Author: 
Madhav
KARKI
Sonali
SENARATNA SELLAMUTTU
Wataru
SUZUKI
Lilibeth
ACOSTA
Yousef
ALHAFEDH
Jonathan A.
ANTICAMARA
Anne-Gaëlle
AUSSEIL
Kirsten
DAVIES
Alexandros
GASPARATOS
Haripriya
GUNDIMEDA
Faridah-Hanum
IBRAHIM
Ryo
KOHSAKA
Ritesh
KUMAR
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Ning
WU
Asha
RAJVANSHI
Gopal S.
RAWAT
Philip
RIORDAN
Shyam
SHARMA
Amjad
VIRK
Changyong
WANG
Tetsukazu
YAHARA
Yeo-Chang
YOUN
Policy Report
English
March 2018 Topics:

平成29年度途上国森林保全プロジェクト推進事業報告書

平成29年度途上国森林保全プロジェクト推進事業報告書

Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:
WEPAアジア水環境管理アウトルック2018

アジアの国々は、居住環境の悪化、利用可能な水の減少および水の生態系サービスの損失につながる、深刻な水質汚濁問題に直面し続けている。これらの状況を考慮し、ガバナンスの観点から水質汚濁問題を解決することを目的とし、第3 回世界水フォーラムの場で日本国環境省によりアジア水環境パートナーシップ(WEPA)が提案された。WEPAでは2004年から、...

Policy Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

This report is the fourth edition of the series “WEPA Outlook on Water Environmental Management”, which consists of two main chapters: Chapter 1 -“Outlook on Water Environmental...

Policy Report
English
March 2018 Topics:

The commissioned report provides an overview of timber production and legality in Mexico. It explains policies and systems in the country on timber legality in diverse aspects...

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:

The commissioned report provides an overview of timber production and legality in Peru. It explains Peruvian policies and systems releted to timber legality in diverse aspects...

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Commissioned Report
Japanese
March 2018 Topics:
SDM2017Booklet_cover

This booklet has been prepared for IPSI member organisations, as well as for others who are engaged in SEPLS, to introduce the SDM and to provide snapshots of the projects...

PR/Newsletter
English
March 2018 Topics:

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