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Taking an Integrated Approach to the SDGs: A Survey and Synthesis Cover

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were designed to be “integrated and indivisible, balanc[ing] the three dimensions of sustainable development." The growing need for...

Discussion Paper
English
July 2017 Topics:

平成28年度環境研究総合推進費「アジアにおける資源環境制約下のニーズ充足を目指す充足性アプローチへの政策転換(課題番号:S-16-3)」による研究の初年度報告書である。研究は、IGES、九州大学、南山大学の3研究機関の共同研究として実施した。

Author: 
Shunsuke
MANAGI
Tetsuya
TSURUMI
Commissioned Report
Japanese
May 2017 Topics:

This workshop report covers the main discussions and outcomes of Mandalay City's second Workshop focused on the finalization of its Municipal Waste Strategy and Action Plan, held 8...

Conference Proceeding
English
January 2017 Topics:

This workshop report documents the proceedings of Myanmar’s second Workshop focused on the development of national and city-level waste management strategies, held 5-6 December 2016...

Conference Proceeding
English
January 2017 Topics:

SDGs やパリ協定の実施へ向けて開発協力のあり方は大きな転換点にある。SDGs における目標間のトレードオフおよび両合意による大幅な低炭素化・資源効率性の向上という要請を踏まえ、途上国・新興国・先進国それぞれにおいてライフスタイルやビジネスモデルを含めた経済社会と生産・消費パターンの変革が求められている。本論説では、SDGs...

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This presentation, delivered at Myanmar's Second National/City-level Workshops for Finalising Waste Management Strategies in Myanmar, held 5-6 and 8 December in Yangon and Mandalay...

Presentation
English
December 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Food waste remains a critical issue in Japan, especially in light of the country's low food self-sufficiency rate and shortage of available landfill sites for waste disposal. In...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:

This presentation, delivered at the 11th Policy Forum of the Seoul Initiative Network on Green Growth (SINGG), held in Seoul, Korea 7-9 September 2016, co-organized by the United...

Presentation
English
September 2016 Topics:

It’s difficult to assess social impact of transition research (especially in the short term).
This paper develops an assessment framework which classifies the different stages...

Presentation
English
September 2016 Topics:

This workshop report highlights the main points of discussion during Mandalay City's first Workshop focused on the development of its Municipal Waste Management Strategy, held June...

Conference Proceeding
English
July 2016 Topics:

This workshop report documents the proceedings of Myanmar’s first Workshop focused on the development of its National Waste Management Strategy, held June 13-15 2016 in Nay Pyi Taw...

Conference Proceeding
English
July 2016 Topics:

This presentation, delivered at Myanmar's First National/City Workshops for Developing National/City Waste Management Strategies held 13-17 June, 2016, summarizes the main...

Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:
Quick Study on Waste Management in Myanmar

This baseline report, supported by the IGES Centre Collaborating with UNEP on Environmental Technologies (CCET) and prepared in advance of Myanmar's First National/ City-level...

Conference Paper
English
June 2016 Topics:
Can we expect a transformative shift in international capacity building after Paris? Observations from Party submissions

Observations from Party submissions after Paris on topics related to capacity building revealed multiple suggestions on enhancing capacity building in developing countries. However...

Author: 
GILLENWATER Michael, Greenhouse Gas Management Institute
Discussion Paper
English
May 2016 Topics:

IGES Making Our Cities Climate-Sensitive e-Learning Video Series comprises two videos:
1) Overcoming floods in the Philippines: A story of climate change adaptation and...

Training Learning
English
April 2016 Topics:

IGES Making Our Cities Climate-Sensitive e-Learning Video Series comprises two videos:
1) Overcoming floods in the Philippines: A story of climate change adaptation and...

Training Learning
English
April 2016 Topics:

On 28-29 March 2016, the Climate Change International Technical and Training Center of the Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO-CITC) conducted a training on Climate...

Author: 
Tomonori Sudo
Shuzo Nishioka
Juichiro Sahara
Discussion Paper
English
March 2016 Topics:

On 28-29 March 2016, the Climate Change International Technical and Training Center of the Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO-CITC) conducted a training on Climate...

Presentation
English
March 2016 Topics:
パリ協定採択を受けたUNFCCCと自治体の連携強化に向けた考察

2℃目標の達成には、国家レベルの中長期ビジョンに加え、自治体、企業の気候変動分野での取り組みを連携させる仕組みの導入が鍵となります。UNFCCC/COP21で採択されたパリ協定に非国家主体による気候アクションが明記されたことを踏まえ、自治体の主体的なアクションを促すために必要なUNFCCCでの制度や、自治体にとってのメリットについて考察します。

Discussion Paper
Japanese
January 2016 Topics:

This is the summary of a working paper to strengthen linkage between UNFCCC and Cities for transformative actions. In order to accomplish 2-degree Celsius target, national target...

Discussion Paper
English
December 2015 Topics:

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