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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,...

Author: 
Klaus
JACOB
Pedro
FELDMAN
Leandra Regina
GONÇALVES
James
HOLLWAY
Sebastian
SEWERIN
He
CHENMIN
Report Chapter
English
March 2019 Topics:
GEO-6 Chapter 10

This chapter introduces Part B of GEO-6: Policies, Goals, Objectives and Environmental Governance: An Assessment of Their Effectiveness.

Author: 
Klaus
JACOB
Diana
MANGALAGIU
Beatriz
RODRÍGUEZ-LABAJOS
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...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
Christian
LOEWE

New social movements are constantly emerging that aim to implement sustainable solutions: the Return to Rural movement is a typical case that operates on the underlying premise that...

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Presentation
English
March 2019 Topics:

Organic waste presents a significant portion of MSW compositions in many cities. The proper treatment of organic waste is therefore an important concern, particularly in low and...

Author: 
Andante
HADI PANDYASWARGO
Faezeh
MAHICHI
Hiroshi
ONODA
Conference Proceeding
English
February 2019 Topics:
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Phnom Penh Capital Administration (PPCA), Department of Education, Youth and Sports (DoEYS), and IGES Centre Collaborating with UNEP on Environmental Technologies (CCET) have...

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Urban and rural areas both depend on a shared stock of natural resources. However, their development planning is mostly focused within their established boundaries. This report is...

Author: 
Vibhas
SUKHWANI
Hikaru
TAKASAWA
Atsushi
ISHIBASHI
Rajib
SHAW
Wanglin
YAN
Training Learning
English
February 2019 Topics:
In Carbon Management

Lack of robust data to assess the effects of different policies may hamper the design and implementation of effective solutions to reduce traffic emissions. This study analyzed the...

Author: 
Nguyen Thi Kim
OANH
Lai Nguyen
HUY
Didin Agustian
PERMADI
Puji
LESTARI
Asep
SOFYAN
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2019 Topics:
Main Report

This report demonstrates that changes in consumption patterns and dominant lifestyles are a critical and integral part of the solutions package to addressing climate change. The...

Author: 
Michael
LETTENMEIER
Viivi
TOIVIO

The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) and Semarang City Government concluded an agreement to collaborate and support the implementation of City Resilience...

PR/Newsletter
English
January 2019 Topics:

Final report for the Envisioning Future Low-Carbon Lifestyles and Transitioning Instruments project.

Commissioned Report
English
January 2019 Topics:

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...

Cities contribute more than 70% of global greenhouse gas emissions; therefore, low-carbon city development needs to be enhanced for achieving the “2 degree Celsius target” of the...

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Training Learning
English
January 2019 Topics:
In The 23rd International Conference of Hongkong Society for Transportation Studies

Recently, several cities in Indonesia have begun implementing pedestrianisation program that hold promise to encourage non-motorized transport (NMT) in rapidly motorizing cities and...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
December 2018 Topics:

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Presentation
Japanese
December 2018 Topics:
Second Focus Group Discussion (FGD) on SLCP mitigation

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) - Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) through its Climate Change Division (CCD) and Solid Waste Management Division (...

Author: 
Anna
MANAHAN
Voltaire
ACOSTA
Maria Delia CRISTINA M.
VALDEZ
Liz C.
SILVA
Conference Proceeding
English
December 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...

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

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:

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