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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...

Author: 
Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO
In Remote Sensing

To classify Very-High-Resolution (VHR) imagery, Geographic Object Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA) is the most popular method used to produce high quality Land-Use/Land-Cover maps. A...

Author: 
Stefanos
GEORGANOS
Tais
GRIPPA
Moritz
LENNERT
Eléonore
WOLFF
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2018 Topics:

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:

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...

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...

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:
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...

Author: 
PECoP-Asia
APRSCP

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:
しもかわSDGsレポート2018

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:

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:

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:

パリ協定や持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)のように先進国、途上国の区別なく全ての国が参加するような国際約束が相次いで採択され、発効した。このような状況の下、国の政策や施策を地域の社会経済状況を考慮しながら具体化し、実施に移していく上で、地方自治体の役割が重要になっている。しかし、アジアの途上国では、...

Discussion Paper
Japanese
July 2018 Topics:
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...

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

This paper summarises the results of a literature review, examines the status of MSWM in the Philippines, makes some efforts to estimate the SLCP emissions in the country’s waste...

Author: 
Albert Altarejos
MAGALANG
Eligio T.
ILDEFONSO
Maria Delia
CRISTINA M. VALDEZ
Liz C.
SILVA
Working Paper
English
May 2018 Topics:

This report documents the proceedings of the workshop, which was designed to raise awareness, facilitate dialogue and promote knowledge sharing on effective SLCP mitigation actions...

Conference Proceeding
English
May 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...

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

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