Sustainable Cities & Societies


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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
Policy Report
English
November 2016 Topics:

Financial issues for a development of recycling and waste treatment facilities

The presentation on financial issues for a development of recycling and waste treatment facilities was given at 2016 Adelaide Workshop on Multilayer 3R Partnerships and Cooperation...

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Presentation
English
November 2016 Topics:

2015年9月、ニューヨークにある国連本部で「国連持続可能な開発サミット」が開催され、「我々の世界を変革する:持続可能な開発のための2030アジェンダ」が採択された。あわせて、17の目標と169のターゲットからなる「持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)」が合意された。SDGsは、アジェンダを実現していくための実施計画の目標と位置付けられている。世界レベルにおいて、...

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In Journal of Cleaner Production

Food waste remains a critical issue in Japan, especially in light of the country's low food self-sufficiency rate and shortage of available landfill sites for waste disposal. In...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
October 2016 Topics:

Urban Transitions Global Summit 2016 brought together researchers, policy-makers, government representatives and practitioners to review the latest research and practice towards...

Presentation
English
September 2016 Topics:
In Sustainability

A key but contentious aspect of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is the means of implementation (MOI). Many developing countries emphasize the importance of international
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Urban Transitions Global Summit 2016 brought together researchers, policy-makers, government representatives and practitioners to review the latest research and practice towards...

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Presentation
English
September 2016 Topics:

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...

Conference Paper
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:

This presentation, delivered at the 11th Policy Forum of the Seoul Initiative Network on Green Growth (SINGG), held in Seoul, Korea 7-9 September 2016, co-organized by the United...

Presentation
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:

Industrialized economies have been locked-into fossil fuel based energy systems through a path dependent process driven by technological and institutional increasing returns to...

Presentation
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...

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 workshop report documents the proceedings of Myanmar’s first Workshop focused on the development of its National Waste Management Strategy, held June 13-15 2016 in Nay Pyi Taw...

Conference Proceeding
English
July 2016 Topics:

This workshop report highlights the main points of discussion during Mandalay City's first Workshop focused on the development of its Municipal Waste Management Strategy, held June...

Conference Proceeding
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:

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:

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