Sustainable Cities & Societies


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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:
Quick Study on Waste Management in Myanmar

This baseline report, supported by the IGES Centre Collaborating with UNEP on Environmental Technologies (CCET) and prepared in advance of Myanmar's First National/ City-level...

Conference Paper
English
June 2016 Topics:

Although it is more than decade since the passing of the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (RA 9003) in the Philippines, creating policy direction towards the...

Policy Brief
English
June 2016 Topics:

This presentation, delivered at Myanmar's First National/City Workshops for Developing National/City Waste Management Strategies held 13-17 June, 2016, summarizes the main...

Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

Living-book for the youth encouraging deeper consideration how to integrate soil, soul, society (天地人= 三才) for the resilient future based on the analysis of environmental sociology...

Author: 
Book
Korean
May 2016 Topics:

Observations from Party submissions after Paris on topics related to capacity building revealed multiple suggestions on enhancing capacity building in developing countries. However...

Author: 
GILLENWATER Michael, Greenhouse Gas Management Institute
Working Paper
English
May 2016 Topics:

東日本大震災以降、地域に適した分散型エネルギーモデル構築の重要性がクローズアップされてきました。また2016年4月からは電力小売の全面自由化が開始されています。本パンフレットでは、自治体による地域エネルギー会社設立の背景や、各自治体の取組を比較・整理し、...

Author: 
Seiya
TOMINAGA
Involvement of the Local Government in the Local Production for Local Consumption of Energy: Case consideration of local energy companies, including the City of Kitakyushu

The Great East Japan Earthquake highlighted the importance of building diversified energy systems suited to local areas. Since April in 2016, the electric power retail market has...

Author: 
Seiya
TOMINAGA
Issue Brief
English
May 2016 Topics:

• The emergence of multiple global environmental goals clearly signals a need to reverse the trend of deteriorating environmental conditions across the region. Despite some...

Book Chapter
English
May 2016 Topics:

This paper provides an overview of Thailand's national policy on municipal solid waste (MSW) management and recycling, which is aligned to the country's sufficiency economic policy...

Book Chapter
English
April 2016 Topics:

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