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Conference Proceeding
Contents: (1) State and the Community in Water management Case of the Damodar Valley Corporation, India by Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt (2) Rewarding Communities for Keeping Rivers Clearn? First Steps in a River Care Program in West Lambung-Indonesia by Rudy Harto Widodo, S. Suyanto et. al. (3) Consumers Education, Representation and Participation in...
Policy Report
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The results of this study indicate that Kathmandu Valley's motorized travel demand increased 8.7 fold in 2004 from nearly one billion passenger-km in 1989. It suggests that the demand will increase to 27 billion passenger-km by 2025. Despite the drastic increase, the modal share of public and private transport modes have changed little since 1989:...
Policy Report
Editor:
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
To discuss and cope with steadily increasing problems in waste management and how to advance the 3R initiative in South Asia, the South Asia 3R Expert Workshop was co-orgnized by IGES, ADB, UNEP, and ICIMOD in Kathmandu, Nepal. The workshop was successful in achieving the multiple objectives of (1) in-depth discussion of solid waste management...
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3R
Policy Report
Archive of a booklet with a good reputation for providing a plain and easy-to-understand description of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) and other Kyoto mechanisms. This book has been newly published as "CDM in Charts". http://pub.iges.or.jp/modules/envirolib/view.php?docid=835 Remarks: This book is published by IGES as part of the Integrated...
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Currently economic integration in East Asia is accelerating along with a political movement towards the creating of an East Asia Community. Regional economic integration could promote sustainability through generating higher incomes and facilitating clean technology transfer on one hand, but equally it could cause natural resource degradation and...
Conference Proceeding
Proceedings of the International Workshop on "Business and the Environment" 2005 on 22 November, 2005. In Japanese. IGES関西研究センターは、財団法人兵庫県環境クリエイトセンターとともに、日本におけるドイツ年事業の一環として、2005年11月22日に、2005年度「産業と環境」国際ワークショップをJICA兵庫国際センター(神戸市内)で開催した。 今回のワークショップでは、ドイツからのゲストスピーカー2名、日本から研究者3名による、合計5つの発表が行われた。また、総括セッションでは、日独の循環ビジネスにおける現状と今後のあり方について活発な議論が展開された。 ドイツ側の報告では...
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This report consists of three main parts: 1) Recommendations for Sustainable Groundwater Management in Asian Cities, 2) Situation Analysis and 3) Summary of Case Studies. The first part highlights the recommendations for better groundwater management. The Remarks: Final Report: "Sustainable Groundwater Management in Asian Cities: A final report of...
Conference Proceeding
Editor:
Hermann E. Ott
Karin Holl
"Climate Policy 2005 and Beyond: Japanese-German Impulses" was held on 1 November 2005 in Tokyo as part of the events taking place during the Germany year in Japan 2005/2006. This conference, commissioned by the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) was co-organised by the Wuppertal Insititute for...