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In Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability

The 1.5 °C mitigation challenge for urban areas goes far beyond decarbonizing the cities’ energy supply and needs to enable and incentivize carbon-free everyday living. Reviewing...

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Dominik
WIEDENHOFER
Barbara
SMETSCHKA
Mikko
JALAS
Helmut
HARBEL
Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2018 Topics:
SDG interlinkages and core indicators
In Bulletin of Chinese Academy of Sciences

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by the United Nations in 2015, set 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with 169 targets. 232 indicators were proposed...

Author: 
Tiantian
FENG
Ming
XU
Peer-reviewed Article
Chinese, Simplified
January 2018 Topics:

Bandung is implementing a pedestrianisation programme called
“Panca Trotoar” to provide citizens with safer, cleaner, and more visually
appealing walking environments....

Fact Sheet
English
January 2018 Topics:

Public Participation in Urban Planning is broadly acknowledged and
there has been a shift in planning and decision-making by involving
stakeholders, aimed at children...

Fact Sheet
English
January 2018 Topics:

Semarang became the first Asian city to release a Resilience Strategy on May 23rd, 2016. Among the document’s six pillars, number 4 is Integrated...

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Semarang City
CRO
Non Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2018 Topics:

AIM (Asia-Pacific Integrated Model) team has conducted know-how transfer of Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG)’s building climate action to cities in Malaysia. When we developed...

Author: 
Kazuya
FUJIWARA
Yuko
NISHIDA
Conference Paper
Japanese
January 2018 Topics:

Following the 2015 Paris Agreement, Indonesia joined a growing list of countries pledging to mitigate its greenhouse gases (GHGs) in a nationally determined contribution (NDC)....

Author: 
R.L.
KASWANTO
H.S.
ARIFIN
N
ARIFIN
A.
MUNANDAR
M.
MUCHTAR
Commissioned Report
English
January 2018 Topics:

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...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
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
...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
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...

Author: 
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,...

Author: 
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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