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In International Journal of Building, Urban, Interior and Landscape Technology (BUILT)
The term of “Appropriate Technology (AT)”, introduced by Schumacher which refers to all kind of technologies including environmental technology, has been since developed into a global discourse on technology advancement and its impacts of implementation on human civilisation as seen from various perspectives. The technology could also relate to the...
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In サステイナビリティ研究
持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)は、着実に社会に浸透しているが、本当に世界で目指すべき目標なのだろうか。また、多様な主体が関与する SDGs に対し、いかにして実施を効果的に進めていけばよいのだろうか。これらの疑問に答えるため、本稿では、第一に、SDGs の意義を検討し、第二に、主に日本を対象に、SDGs を実施していくにあたってのマルチレベル・ガバナンスのあり方を考察した。SDGs の意義としては、①持続可能な開発を阻む様々な問題について、達成期限のある具体的な目標を包括的に定めたこと、②統合的な解決が求められるようになったこと、③変革を促しやすくなったこと、④持続可能な開発を世界の主要議題に押し上げたこと、の 4 点を導き出した。マルチレベル・ガバナンスは、垂直的調整、水平的調整...
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In Carbon Management
Author:
Nguyen Thi Kim
Oanh
Lai Nguyen
Huy
Didin Agustian
Permadi
Puji
Lestari
Asep
Sofyan
Lack of robust data to assess the effects of different policies may hamper the design and implementation of effective solutions to reduce traffic emissions. This study analyzed the emissions of passenger fleets in Bandung, Indonesia, illustrated with three emission scenarios against the 2015 baseline. Local surveys were conducted to get traffic...
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In Global Policy
This article argues that the environment was extensively incorporated into the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with broad and ambitious targets, reflecting environmental concerns throughout the SDGs. Many environment‐related targets – including some of the most important ones – were placed under ‘non‐environmental’ goals. The SDGs also...
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In The 23rd International Conference of Hongkong Society for Transportation Studies
Recently, several cities in Indonesia have begun implementing pedestrianisation program that hold promise to encourage non-motorized transport (NMT) in rapidly motorizing cities and provide citizens with safer, cleaner, and more visually appealing walking environments. However, successful implementation of these programs depends on whether they...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Sustainable Cities and Societies
Author:
R.L.
Kaswanto
Nurhayati
Arifin
Aris
Munandar
Hadi Susilo
Arifin
Muchamad
Muchtar
Kei
Gomi
Tsuyoshi
Fujita
This article analyzes which factors influenced willingness to purchase residential electricity savings technologies in Bogor, Indonesia. Survey data collected from 600 households between October and November 2015 was used to test hypotheses on demographic, informational, and participatory determinants of willingness to invest in energy efficient...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Atmospheric environment
Author:
Mohammed
Arif
Rajesh
Kumar
Ramesh
Kumar
Ramesh P
Singh
Gupta
Akhilesh
Black Carbon (BC) has been widely recognized as the second largest source of territorial and global climate change as well as a threat to human health. There has been serious concern of BC emission and its impact in Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP) due to the use of biomass and fossil fuels for cooking, transportation and industrial activities. An...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Journal of the Eastern Asia Society for Transportation Studies
Author:
Russ Bona
Frazila
Febri
Zukhruf
Kardina
Nawassa
Jongga
Jihanny
Due to its significance for bringing the considerably benefit to the transportation network performance, the several initiatives has been proposed for evaluating and improving the pedestrian facilities. However, such efforts are generally conducted within the framework of walkability, which typically put the attention to the walker perspectives....
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 地球が危機的な状況にあることが国内外のメディアなどにしばしば取り上げられている。国連の統計によると現在76億人の世界人口は、2030年までに86億人、2050年に98億人と増加の一途を辿り、気候変動の原因となる二酸化炭素の排出は留まるところを知らず、世界平均濃度は2016年に400ppmを超え、このままの成り行きでいくと気温が2100年には約3.8℃(産業革命前比)上昇するとされ、生物多様性もいまだかつてない速度で失われている。また世界で最も豊かな1%の人々が、地球上の残りの99%の人々よりも多くの資産を所有しているという報告もあり、貧富の差は更に拡大すると予測されている。世界で最も裕福な8人が、世界人口全体の下位50%を合わせた額と同程度の資産がある一方で、未だに世界人口の約10人に1人...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Science of the Total Environmnent
Author:
Mohammad
Arif
Ramesh
Kumar
Rajesh
Kumar
Piyush
Gourav
Particulate Matter like Black Carbon, PM2.5 and PM10 present in the atmosphere not only poses a threat to human health but also contributes to near-term regional and global atmospheric warming. There has been a large concern of this kind of pollutants in Indo-Gangetic Plains (IGP). Hence, an attempt has been made to see the impact in one of the...