Sustainable Cities & Societies


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Composting is a traditional agricultural practice to recycle organic waste. However, due to ongoing rapid urbanization and changing life-styles, organic waste lost its traditional...

Book Chapter
English
January 2013 Topics:

UNESCO Asia and the Pacific Regional Bureau for Education hosted an expert consultation on Strengthening Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in...

Conference Proceeding
English
December 2012 Topics:
Assessment of Learning Performance in Education for Sustainable Development: Investigating the key factors in effective educational practice and outcomes for sustainable development  (A study of good practice cases from the Regional Centres of Expertise)
Policy Report
English
November 2012 Topics:
Education for Sustainable Development Country Status Reports: An evaluation of national implementation during the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development in East and Southeast Asia

This report was developed as part of a series of three research publications on the research project led by UNU-IAS and IGES on monitoring and evaluation of education for...

Policy Report
English
October 2012 Topics:
Author: 
Li, Lailai
Iskandar
ABDULLAEV
Raquibul
AMIN
Yumiko
ASAYAMA
Robert
DOBIAS
Rodrigo
FUENTES
Anirban
GANGULY
Guibin
JIANG
Mikiko
KAINUMA
Diana
SUHARDIMAN
Book Chapter
English
June 2012 Topics:
Author: 
Jupesta, Joni, Liana Bratasida, Martha Maulidia, Norichika Kanie
Aki Suwa, Atsushi Sunami, Govindan Parayil, and Yuko Harayama
Discussion Paper
English
June 2012 Topics:
Proceedings: Southeast Asia Workshop on Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development

The Southeast Asia Reporting and Capacity Building Workshop on Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development was jointly organised by UNU-IAS, IGES, and UNESCO...

Conference Proceeding
English
May 2012 Topics:
In International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability

The principal goal of sustainability is attaining a state where the planet’s resource extraction,
use and the resultant pollution, particularly by humans residing or operating...

Author: 
Shimano Satoshi
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2012 Topics:
In Sustainability

This article discusses a business-school collaborative learning partnership in the
Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in
...

Author: 
Shimano Satoshi
Peer-reviewed Article
English
May 2012 Topics:
Proceedings: Northeast Asia Reporting and Capacity Building Workshop on Monitoring & Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development

These are Proceedings from the Northeast Asia Reporting and Capacity Building Workshop on Monitoring and Evaluation of Education for Sustainable Development which was jointly...

Conference Proceeding
English
March 2012 Topics:

This paper attempts a brief ‘update’ on the Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) and
discusses particularly RCE Greater Sendai in light of its relevance to the Decade of...

Author: 
Shimano Satoshi
Non Peer-reviewed Article
English
March 2012 Topics:

This case study on ESD and natural resource utilisation offers a good example of multi-stakeholder social learning for regional sustainable development based on partnerships between...

Author: 
Shimano Satoshi
Mochizuki Yoko
Book Chapter
English
January 2012 Topics:
The Role of Governments in Education for Sustainable Consumption: Strengthening capacity for effective implementation in China, Japan, and Republic of Korea

National and sub-national policy for Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC) is one of the powerful instruments to influence sustainable consumption (SC) behaviour at both...

Author: 
Qing
TIAN
Masahisa
SATO
Hideki
NAKAHARA
Lee, So-Young
Kang, Jung Hwa
Policy Report
English
December 2011 Topics:
Promoting Japanese Leadership through a Multi-Stakeholder Platform on International Environmental CSR: Linking Japanese Business-Industry, Civil Society, and Governmental Sectors to Strengthen Green Markets in East Asia

This policy brief explores opportunities to improve Japan’s strategy for promoting and strengthening green markets across East Asia by addressing both Japan’s domestic strengths as...

Policy Brief
English
July 2011 Topics:

This paper documents the experience of two cities in Kyushu area, including Minamata and Oki Town which have developed an innovative strategy to reduce waste generation with the aim...

Policy Report
English
March 2011 Topics:
Education for Sustainable Consumption in Northeast Asia: Strategies to promote and advance sustainable consumption

This policy report investigates means to improve the conceptualisation and implementation of Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC). The main objective of this work is to...

Policy Report
English
March 2010 Topics:
Education for Sustainable Development Practice in China
Author: 
Dahe, Jiang(UNEP-Tongji IESD,Tongji University
Guo, Ru(UNEP-Tongji IESD,Tongji University)
Li, Fengting(UNEP-Tongji IESD,Tongji University)
Xiaojing, Cao(UNEP-Tongji IESD,Tongji University)
Policy Report
English
April 2009 Topics:

Jakarta, Indonesian capital with population of around 7.5 millions (Statistics Jakarta, 2004) is striving with transport and environmental problems. World Bank ranked Jakarta as the...

Author: 
Heru Sutomo
Fajar Saumatmaji
Restu Novitarini Djarwoningrum
Discussion Paper
English
March 2007 Topics:

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