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Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainability Science
Author:
Chun Sheng
Goh
Takanobu
Aikawa
Amanda
Ahl
Chihiro
Kayo
Yasunori
Kikuchi
Takaaki
Furubayashi
Toshihiko
Nakata
Yuichiro
Kanematsu
Osamu
Saito
Yoshiki
Yamagata
Bioenergy has been promoted in Japan with ambitious targets. However, the incentive schemes excluded renewable heat and overlooked synergies with local forest management, leading to the development of large-scale biomass plants that heavily rely on overseas biomass supplies. This case report discussed an alternative scenario of decentralised...
Working Paper
This paper discusses the policy and implementation context of the REDD (reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) demonstration activity in Ulu Masen in the province of Aceh, Indonesia. It is argued that the slow endorsement of the demonstration activity by the Indonesian government may be due to mistiming in relation to the...
Presentation

Laws, regulations and policy measures governing forest products trade in Japan

International Workshop on Policies on Trade in Timber and Timber Products
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Presentation

Avoiding Land Conflict is The Key to Promoting Suitable Rehabilitation

JICA研修「アジア・アフリカ地域の荒廃地再生」
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Presentation

Certifying community forestry in tropical countries and developing market linkages

Workshops on “Promoting Certified and Verified Legal Tropical Timber and Timber Products in Japan”
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Report Chapter
In Climate Change Policies in the Asia-Pacific: Re-Uniting Climate Change and Sustainable Development
Remarks: IGES White Paper Climate Change Policies in the Asia-Pacific: Re-Uniting Climate Change and Sustainable Development http://enviroscope.iges.or.jp/modules/envirolib/view.php?docid=1565
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Presentation

Public procurement policies for legal and sustainable timber: Trends and essential elements

3rd Forum on China and the Global Forest Products Trade: Trade of Legal and Sustainable Wood in China”
Discussion Paper
Author:
Tian Yanfang
Since the end of the 1990s, the Sino-Russian border regions have witnessed a dramatic, unprecedented increase in cross-border timber trade that has made Russia the largest log supplier for China's expanding wood industry sector. Driving factors include: severe constraints in China's domestic wood supplies, the availability of rich forest resources...