Sustainable Cities & Societies


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Across the world, the rate of urbanization is increasing at a rapid pace. As the areas in which the majority of people live and work, cities are increasingly acknowledged as the...

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Commissioned Report
English
January 2018 Topics:

Pedestrianization programs hold promise to encourage non-motorized transport (NMT) in rapidly motorizing cities. But successful implementation of these programs depends on whether...

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Russ Bona
FRAZILA
Febri
ZUKHRUF
Jongga
JIHANNY
Kardina
NAWASSA
Conference Paper
English
January 2018 Topics:
In Energy

Based on a household energy use survey, this paper explores the technical and economic potential of residential energy savings in a Chinese city, Xiamen. The survey adopted a...

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Patrick
SCHROEDER
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2018 Topics:
In Remote Sensing

The advent of very high resolution (VHR) satellite imagery and the development of Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA) have led to many new opportunities for fine-scale...

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Shahab
JOZDANI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2018 Topics:

Co-benefits are the multiple benefits of actions that mitigate cli-mate change while addressing other development priorities. Many cities in Asia have potential to achieve co-...

Fact Sheet
English
December 2017 Topics:

The City Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan for Mandalay (CWMSAP) gives a long-term vision and guide to Mandalay City Development Committee (MCDC) for its efforts towards...

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U Thit Sinn
U Hla Myo
U Than Htut
U Soe Tint Aung
U Min Aung Phyoe
U Hla Maung Thien
U Min Maw
Ni Ni ThinThin
Policy Report
English
December 2017 Topics:

Following up the Presidential Regulation 61/2011 and 71/2011, Semarang City as one of the cities in Indonesia has a liability in the GHG reduction activities. This research on the...

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Bambang
HARYONO
Mochamad
FARHAN
Muhammad Luthfi Eko
NUGROHO
Maryono
Satria
UTAMA
Hadiyanto
Tomoki
EHARA
Kazuya
FUJIWARA
Discussion Paper
English
November 2017 Topics:

The benefits of walking have recently inspired considerable research on the
relationships between pedestrian choices and numerous built environment factors. These
...

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Russ Bona
FRAZILA
Febri
ZUKHRUF
Jongga
JIHANNY
Kardina
NAWASSA
Conference Paper
English
November 2017 Topics:

ASEAN is committed to the implementation of two parallel, but inter related processes: the ASEAN Community Vision 2025 (ASEAN Vision 2025) and the United Nations 2030 Agenda for...

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UNESCAP
Heinz
SCHANDL
Policy Report
English
November 2017 Topics:
PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE OF ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE IN JAPAN

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
November 2017 Topics:
In Procedia Engineering

The Paris Agreement was adopted in 2015 by the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) marked a milestone in...

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Andreas
JAEGER
Nandakumar
JANARDHANAN
Muchamad
MUCHTAR
Ashish
VERMA
Soumya
CHATURVEDULA
Nikhil
KOLSEPATIL
Sonali
MALIK
Sunandan
TIWARI
Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2017 Topics:

At 13th APRSCP meeting, S-16 research group organized a round table session titled "SCP Challenges and Opportunities from Four Perspectives – Resources, Lifecycle, Lifestyle,...

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Tetsuya
TSURUMI

持続可能な生産と消費(SCP)は、「消費と生産システムが環境に及ぼすネガティブな影響を最小化しつつ、すべての人にとっての生活の質の向上を目指す包括的なアプローチ」と定義され、非常に包括的で広範な政策概念である。SCPに関連して、2015年に「持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)」とパリ合意と言う2つの国際合意がなされたことは注目すべきである。いずれの場合も、...

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Compost Manual for Kids_VN_cover

This 16 pages booklet was planned as a supplementary reading material for Junior Science School (JSS) seminar jointly organized by Kyushu Institute of Technology and IGES in May to...

Training Learning
Vietnamese
October 2017 Topics:
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In Resources

Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) was adopted as a stand-alone goal and reflected as one of the cross-cutting objectives of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with...

In Procedia Engineering

Governments are increasingly seeking low-cost ways to curb residential energy use. This article examines the effect of one such innovative approach to energy savings in Bogor,...

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Regan Leonardus
KASWANTO
Hadi Susilo
ARIFIN
Nurhayati
ARIFIN
Aris
MUNANDAR
Mochamad
MUCHTAR
Kei
GOMI
Tsuyoshi
FUJITA
Kaohisa
KOAKUTSU
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2017 Topics:

This case study summarises the experience and lessons learned of the pilot project that has been implementing by the CITYNET Yokohama Project Office in Japan partnered with the HELP...

Author: 
Chatura
WELIVITIYA
Nadeesha
GODAKANDA
Nadeeka S
AMARASINGHE
Masaki
TANIGUCHI
Training Learning
English
September 2017 Topics:

2010年代に入って、現在の環境政策のベースとなっている効率性改善を重視するアプローチから、資源利用・エネルギー利用の総量抑制を意識した充足性アプローチを重視する動きが出てきている。2015年には持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)とパリ協定が採択され、いずれも無限の資源、環境容量を前提としない社会経済を目指すものである。本研究における充足性アプローチは、...

In Procedia Engineering

In 2011, the newly elected Seoul Mayor introduced administrative reforms that breathed new life into a series of grassroots initiatives. High-profile reforms helped strengthen the...

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Seejae
LEE
Peer-reviewed Article
English
September 2017 Topics:

In this paper, the authors aim to examine the role of public spaces and places in revitalization of local communities for creating livable cities in Japan. The Place-making and...

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Teruhiko
YOSHIMURA
Conference Paper
English
August 2017 Topics:

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