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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...

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Phnom Penh Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan 2018-2035

Just like in any city, the waste management has always been a major societal issue for Phnom Penh. The monthly amount of disposed waste at the landfill more than doubled in the past...

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Mao
KOL MARDI
Navuth
SAM
Kim
VATHANAK THIDA
Keo
CHANNARITH
Nodira
AKHMEDKHODJAEVA
Rithy
UCH
Phalla
SAM
Lara
GROSSO
Seng
BUNRITH

This poster presentation received The People's Choice Award at the 13th Biennial International Conference on Ecobalance, 9-12 Oct. 2018, Tokyo, Japan. The poster was selected among...

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Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO

循環経済(サーキュラーエコノミー)とは、資源循環を通じた経済の在り方であり、調達、生産、消費、廃棄といった一方向の流れではなく、リサイクル、再利用、再生産、省資源の製品開発、シェアリングなどを通じた資源循環の実現を目指す概念である。本稿では、欧州における政策開発や国際合意を背景に近年急速に機運が高まりつつある循環経済に焦点を当て、...

This report presents an overview of policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production advanced by the governments of the African region. Although not...

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Fabienne
PIERRE

The North American region consists of the United States of America and Canada, two geographically large countries with populations, industries, and environmental concerns that are...

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Vanessa
TIMMER
Dwayne
APPLEBY
Cora
HALLSWORTH
Policy Report
English
September 2018 Topics:
自治体による再生可能エネルギーの地産地消の取組

 地域で創出された再生可能エネルギーを地域で消費する再生可能エネルギーの地産地消の担い手として、自治体が自ら事業に関与していく「地域電力小売事業」の取組は、近年の再生可能エネルギーや地域分散型エネルギーの導入拡大・電力小売事業の全面自由化などの流れを背景に、各地で拡大してきた。

 自治体が自ら事業に関与している「地域小売電気事業者」...

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Seiya
TOMINAGA
Issue Brief
Japanese
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A vast range of multidisciplinary studies has been delivering extensive efforts to define and formulate development frameworks for the implementation of appropriate technologies...

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Koji
TAKAKURA
Presentation
English
July 2018 Topics:

プロジェクト・マネジメントの枠組みとしてログフレーム(ロジカル・フレームワーク)が提案されて約半世紀が経つ。近年、新たな評価手法における潮流が出てきている。一つは、社会的インパクト投資の流れを踏まえたインパクト評価(Impact Evaluation)であり、プロジェクトの介入に帰属する成果を定量的に把握することを重視する。一方、アウトカム・マッピング(...

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,
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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

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

In Sustainable Cities and Societies

This article analyzes which factors influenced willingness to purchase residential electricity savings technologies in Bogor, Indonesia. Survey data collected from 600 households...

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R.L.
KASWANTO
Nurhayati
ARIFIN
Aris
MUNANDAR
Hadi Susilo
ARIFIN
Muchamad
MUCHTAR
Kei
GOMI
Tsuyoshi
FUJITA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2018 Topics:
Participatory_Waste_Management_Initiative_Battambang_case_study

As with many other cities in Cambodia, Battambang Municipality faces huge challenges in managing its waste. With no consistent annual budget allocated to waste management services,...

Training Learning
English
June 2018 Topics:

This report presents an overview of policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production advanced by the governments of the pan-European region. Although not...

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József
SLEZÁK

This report looks at national policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production in Asia, without pretending to offer an exhaustive inventory of such...

This report presents an overview of policies and initiatives related to sustainable consumption and production advanced by the governments of the Latin American and Caribbean region...

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Jose
DOMENECH

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