Policy Assessment

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Book Chapter
In Enhanced governance approaches for mitigation and adaptation to climate change – An Asia Focus
It has been widely regarded that policies and institutions that are adaptive in nature can deal with climate change adaptation. However, verifying the veracity of this hypothesis is difficult due to the absence of long experience in climate change adaptation in most countries. This chapter is based on reviews and questionnaire survey on evolution...
Presentation
This report presented here identifies examples of effective policies and initiatives being implemented worldwide. It reviews 56 case studies ranging from global multilateral agreements and regional strategies to specific policies and initiatives and shows progress achieved in promoting SCP, highlighting best practices and offering recommendations...
Working Paper
The 2nd International Conference of the Partnership for Education and Research about Responsible Living (PERL): Beyond Consumption - Pathways to Responsible Living
This paper provides a discussion of the methodological challenges that are faced in trying to evaluate the effectiveness of Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC) policies and programmes. Two as-pects of behaviour change are investigated: the driving factors and conditions for behaviour change towards SC and the ways in which governments can...
Policy Report
Author:
Qing
Tian
Masahisa
Sato
Hideki
Nakahara
Lee, So-Young
Kang, Jung Hwa
National and sub-national policy for Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC) is one of the powerful instruments to influence sustainable consumption (SC) behaviour at both individual and organisational levels. This report addresses how to improve the capacity of policy makers and governments in formulating ESC policy. It also addresses the...
Discussion Paper
National and sub-national policy for Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC) is one of the powerful instruments to influence sustainable consumption (SC) behaviour at both individual and organisational levels. This paper will address how to improve the capacity of policy makers and government officers in formulating ESC policy. It will also...
Data or Tool
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Government policies promoting biofuels will have economic impacts on different sectors, especially agriculture, transportation and fossil fuels, as well as social impacts on employment, particularly in rural areas in developing countries. To assess these economy-wide impacts within a country or among countries, CGE models are usually considered as...