Dr.
Miho KAMEI

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Book Chapter
In Encyclopedia of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Sustainable Cities and Communities
Urbanization plays a significant role in how the sustainable development goals (SDGs) can be achieved by countries and regions since they can deliver the benefits of SDGs to a relatively large number of people in a short period of time by concentrating efforts in relatively focused areas than the widely dispersed rural areas. With 55% of people...
Technical Report
Author:
Michael
Lettenmeier
Viivi
Toivio
This report demonstrates that changes in consumption patterns and dominant lifestyles are a critical and integral part of the solutions package to addressing climate change. The report fills a gap in the existing research by establishing global targets for lifestyle carbon footprints, examining current consumption patterns and their impacts on...
Presentation
11th Integrated Assessment Modeling Consortium (IAMC) annual meeting
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Shared socioeconomic pathways (SSPs) have been developed by global climate change communities for analyzing long-term global societal transitions through science-driven analysis. SSPs can be transformed into local-scale socioeconomic pathways; however, the urban scale requires an in-depth understanding of specific local significant factors. Three...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainable Cities and Society
Author:
Kiyo
KURISU
Keisuke
HANAKI
Climate change has been one of the central issues for long-term transformations of cities. However, environmental loads have not been effectively taken into account for future urban plans. Specifically, possible reductions of carbon emissions from cities significantly rely on technological progress and human lifestyle changes, among other factors,...
Presentation
The World in 2050 (TWI2050) Seminar
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This TWI2050 project seminar is being co-organised by UNU-IAS; the Japan Committee of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); the National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan (NIES); and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES); TWI2050 is a global research project developed to support the successful...
Commentary (Op. Ed)
Author:
Michael
Lettenmeier
Viivi
Toivio
This commentary summarises the key findings and implications of the study on Lifestyle Carbon Footprints: Long-term targets and case studies of the carbon footprints of household consumption. This study introduces and develops an approach to establishing lifestyle carbon footprints: greenhouse gases directly emitted during and indirectly induced by...
Presentation
The 13th Biennial International Conference on Ecobalance (Ecobalance 2018)
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This poster presentation received The People's Choice Award at the 13th Biennial International Conference on Ecobalance, 9-12 Oct. 2018, Tokyo, Japan. The poster was selected among over 90 posters by the votes of the participants. The Paris Agreement envisions a net negative carbon society by the second half of the century. Existing studies on...
Book Chapter
In Devising a Clean Energy Strategy for Asian Cities
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According to UN projections, cities will be home to 60% of the world’s population by 2030. Cities are likely to play an increasingly significant role in improving energy efficiency and decreasing emissions, and constitute platforms of vital importance with respect to the development of global culture, economy, innovation, investment, and...
Research Report
Author:
Elmar
Kriegler
Dirk
Messner
Nebojsa
Nakicenovic
Keywan
Riahi
Johan
Rockström
Jeffrey
Sachs
Sander
van der Leeuw
Detlef
van Vuuren
Ana
Paula Aguiar
Lars
Berg
Avit
Bhowmik
John
Biberman
Benigna
Boza-Kiss
Anita
Breuer
Daniela
Buscaglia
Sebastian
Busch
Lorenza
Campagnolo
Ilan
Chabay
Geoff
Clarke
David
Collste
Sarah
Cornell
Felix
Creutzig
Ines
Dombrowsky
Kristie
L. Ebi
Oreane
Edelenbosch
Jae
Edmonds
Shinichiro
Fujimori
Owen
Gaffney
Anne
Goujon
Arnulf
Grubler
Helmut
Haberl
Tomoko
Hasegawa
Tiina
Häyhä
Hannah
Janetschek
Peter
Kolp
Julia
Leininger
Hermann
Lotze-Campen
David
McCollum
Apollonia
Miola
Kris
Murray
Raya
Muttarak
Michael
Obersteiner
Shonali
Pachauri
Simon
Parkinson
Alexander
Popp
Joana
Portugal Pereira
Juan
Manuel Puyana
Verena
Rauchenwald
Constantin
Ruhe
Roberto
Schaeffer
Pauline
Scheelbeek
Jörn
Schmidt
Guido
Schmidt-Traub
Samuel
Sellers
George
Sempeho
Uno
Svedin
Athanasios
Vafeidis
Heleen
van Soest
Gary
Verburg
Yoshihide
Wada
Caroline
Zimm
The report examines the current trends and dynamics that promote and jeopardize the achievement of the SDGs. It presents the TWI2050 framework, the integrated pathways which harness the synergies and multiple benefits across SDGs, and approaches to governing this sustainability transformation. (TWI2050, 2018)
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