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CIrculating and Ecological Economy

This paper explores the current understanding regarding the Circulating and Ecological Economy (CEE) and the Regional/Local CES concepts put forward by Japan’s Fifth Basic...

South_Asia_Policy_Cooperation_CCET_Global_Waste_Management_Survery_Results

Home to roughly 1.8 billion people, South Asia generates approximately 334 million tonnes of waste per year of which 174 million tonnes (57%) is organic in content. In addition to...

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GEO-6 Chapter 11

The importance of good policy design cannot be overstressed.
Some common elements are:
i. setting a long-term vision and avoiding crisis-mode
policy decisions,...

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Klaus
JACOB
Pedro
FELDMAN
Leandra Regina
GONÇALVES
James
HOLLWAY
Sebastian
SEWERIN
He
CHENMIN
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 20

An analysis of pathways towards sustainable development
needs a long-term vision. Ideally, such a vision is summarized
in a quantitative set of globally agreed key...

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Paul
LUCAS
Detlef
VAN VUUREN
Fintan
HURLEY
GEO-6 Chapter 1

Providing a decent life and well-being for nearly 10 billion1
people by 2050, without further compromising the ecological
limits of our planet and its benefits, is one...

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Christian
LOEWE

Under the era of Paris Agreement and SDGs, sustainability agenda has shifted to designing fundamental changes in socio-technical system towards decarbonized and circular society....

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Presentation
English
January 2019 Topics:

Maldives has had to face a growing challenge in managing its solid waste and associated environmental, economic and social issues. This situation is even worse in small islands due...

Shared socioeconomic pathways (SSPs) have been developed by global climate change communities for analyzing long-term global societal transitions through science-driven analysis....

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Presentation
English
November 2018 Topics:
In Sustainable Cities and Society

Climate change has been one of the central issues for long-term transformations of cities. However, environmental loads have not been effectively taken into account for future urban...

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Kiyo
KURISU
Keisuke
HANAKI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2018 Topics:

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、...

According to UN projections, cities will be home to 60% of the world’s population by 2030. Cities are likely to play an increasingly significant role in improving energy efficiency...

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Book Chapter
English
August 2018 Topics:

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:

世界人口の半数が暮らす都市において持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)を実施していくことは、持続可能な都市づくり、そして気候変動などの地球規模の課題の解決の観点からも重要です。しかし、SDGsをどのように都市で実践していくかについては、まだ手探りの状況です。このような状況を踏まえ、本レポートでは、日本の都市そして世界の都市部でSDGs の実施に取組んでいる/...

Policy Report
Japanese
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...

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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...

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(...

Cities plays an important role in achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). While all cities recognise the importance of engaging in the SDG agenda, many are still...

Policy Report
English
July 2018 Topics:

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

Presentation focused on the development of SSPs (Shared Socioeconomic pathways) for city scale. The case studies of SSPs_ Tokyo and SSPs_Bhutan were presented.

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Presentation
English
March 2018 Topics:
Envisioning Lifestyles

This project, Envisioning Future Low-Carbon Lifestyles and Transitioning Instruments, is a part of the Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Programme of the 10-Year Framework of...

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Vanessa
TIMMER

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