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This presentation shares the successful experience of Surabaya City in improving its waste management system with the technical assistance of Kitakyushu City under the city-to-city...

Presentation
English
February 2017 Topics:

This presentation shares the experience and lessons learned in developing an environmental education programme in Mandalay City aiming to achieve a sustainable Mandalay City through...

Presentation
English
February 2017 Topics:

This chapter looks at the recent evolution of SCP as a concept, from the perspective of the global United Nations (UN) policy process, with examples of how this has been reflected...

Author: 
Patrick
SCHROEDER
Book Chapter
English
February 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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Waste Management in Myanmar: Current Status, Key Challenges and Recommendations for National and City Waste Management Strategies Cover

This policy report reviews the current status of waste management in Myanmar and confirms that it remains at a preliminary stage, attributed to challenges at both the national and...

Policy Report
English
January 2017 Topics:

持続可能な消費と生産

2016年12月に開催された神戸CSR研究会東京支部第15回例会において、持続可能な消費と生産に関する国際的な政策動向および、充足性アプローチと言う観点から、堀田康彦SCPエリアリーダーが発表を行った。

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In MATTER: International Journal of Science and Technology

Due to ever increasing demand, the electronics industry has been growing at a rapid pace, and therefore handling and management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2016 Topics:

2016年12月15日に開催された 第22回日本LCA学会・LCA日本フォーラム共催講演会において、IGES SCPエリア・エリアリーダー堀田康彦が、「アジアにおけるSCPに向けた国際連携」と題する講演を行った。これは、本年から開始された環境研究総合推進費・戦略的研究開発領域課題(S-16)の成果などを活用したものである。

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Presentation
Japanese
December 2016 Topics:

Mandalay City has been facing considerable challenges in addressing
environmental issues. Through a city-to-city cooperation, the Institute
for Global Environmental...

Non Peer-reviewed Article
English
November 2016 Topics:
Cover

How we choose to live as a society and as individuals – what houses we choose and build, what food we eat and grow, how we spend our spare time, and what type of transport we use –...

Author: 
Huizhen
CHEN
Technical Report
English
November 2016 Topics:
In The HDCA 2016 Conference: Capability and Diversity in a Global Society, 1-3 September 2016

This paper discusses the experience and lessons learned from the development of a new environmental learning programme and materials for the junior high schools in Mandalay City...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:

In Parallel Session 3.4: sustainable production and consumption as core fields of transition at 8th LCS-R Net Annual Meeting in Wuppertal, Germany, Yasuhiko Hotta made a...

In Journal of Cleaner Production

Drawing from papers in this special volume (SV), this introductory paper on absolute reductions argues that the magnitude, scope and urgency of the sustainability challenge require...

Author: 
Raimund
BLEISCHWITZ
Arnold
TUKKER
Heinz
SCHANDL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2016 Topics:
In Journal of Cleaner Production

Special Issue on: Absolute Reductions in Material Throughput, Energy Use and Emissions

Editor: 
Arnold
TUKKER
Raimund
BLEISCHWITZ
Sylvia
LOREK
Philip
VERGRAGT
Bas
DE LEEUW
Peer-reviewed Article
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:
In palawija

Various forms of sustainable agriculture have been promoted in the Asia and Pacific region, with organic agriculture constituting the single most important form. There is a...

Author: 
Masakazu
ICHIMURA
Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:

This presentation highlights the experience of IGES in implementing the CCAC-MWI activities in Asia and its lessons learned

Presentation
English
August 2016 Topics:

This presentation discusses the tools and guidelines for establishing the holistic and integrated waste management system at national and city levels and explains the current...

Author: 
Mushtaq Ahmed MEMON
Presentation
English
July 2016 Topics:

This presentation discusses the 3R and waste challenges faced by the developing countries and the importance of paradigm shift from waste management to resource management

Author: 
Mushtaq Ahmed MEMON
Presentation
English
July 2016 Topics:

Although it is more than decade since the passing of the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (RA 9003) in the Philippines, creating policy direction towards the...

Policy Brief
English
June 2016 Topics:

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