Governance & Policy Making


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JICA

This presentation was made at the JICA training program on ‘Capacity building for development and implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions in Climate Change’. The...

Presentation
English
August 2018 Topics:

This presentation provides background on SDG 12 (Responsible Consumption and Production), tracing its development through the 10 Year Framework of Programs (10YFP), through to the...

Presentation
English
August 2018 Topics:

This chapter surveys the landscape of regional governance for sustainability in Asia, focusing on government-related regional and sub-regional institutions and cooperation...

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Book Chapter
English
July 2018 Topics:

Key Messages
• With more than half the world’s population, cities will play a pivotal role in determining whether the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) realize their...

Author: 
Aki
NAGANO
Ranell
MARTIN DEDICATORIA
Issue Brief
English
July 2018 Topics:
Project Assessment Framework

Initiatives for sustainable societies have gained momentum following recent global agreements on sustainable development, including the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development...

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...

This policy brief presents four directions and 12 opportunities for SCP (Sustainable Consumption and Production) policy-making in Asia and the Pacific put forward by the Asia...

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PECoP-Asia
APRSCP

The Co-benefits of Integrated Solutions in Asia: An Analysis of Governance Challenges and Enablers

Author: 
Bingyu
CHIU
Book Chapter
English
June 2018 Topics:

Many policymakers are responding to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by integrating multiple economic, social and environmental concerns into their development plans. Much...

Book
English
June 2018 Topics:

* In this report, “sustainable technology” contributes to sustainable development, but
the technology itself is not necessarily sustainable.
* Accelerating the adoption...

* Agenda 2030 calls upon “all businesses to apply their creativity and innovation to solving sustainable development challenges”;
* If a major part of total global annual...

Book Chapter
English
June 2018 Topics:

Transformative Policy Approaches to Implement the Sustainable Development Goals in the Asia-Pacific Region

Author: 
Magnus
BENGTSSON

The 2030 Agenda, with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 169 targets, and 232 indicators, agreed by all countries, are intended to “transform the world”. This report...

Book
English
June 2018 Topics:

Phnom Penh is facing huge challenges in waste management due to population growth, increasing income and consumption levels, expanding urbanisation and inadequate waste management...

Policy Report
English
June 2018 Topics:

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