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国連気候行動サミット(2019年9月23日、ニューヨーク)に向けて、国連事務総長の以下の要請に応える日本の気候行動に対して提言を行ったClimate Transparency及びIGESによる「The Ambition Call: Japan」の日本語翻訳版。 ―1.5℃の地球温暖化に関する気候変動に関する政府間パネル(IPCC)特別報告書と整合する具体的かつ現実的な計画を提示すること ― 2020年までに自国が決定する貢献(NDC)を引き上げること ―今後10年間で温室効果ガス(GHG)排出量を45%削減し、2050年までに正味ゼロを達成すること
Policy Report
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Anna
Bartalini
This report assesses the extent to which the G20 countries are making concrete efforts to implement the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Concrete policy measures and budget allocations are the focus of this assessment which is based on a survey of the extent to which the G20 countries reported concrete policy measures and budget allocations in...
Commentary (Op. Ed)
2015年9月に開催された国連「持続可能な開発サミット」において、2030年までの15年間の国際的共通目標となる「持続可能な開発目標(Sustainable Development Goals: SDGs)」が採択された。SDGsは環境、社会、経済の発展を調和させ、人類社会の持続的な開発を目指しており、2016年1月から世界的に実施が始まり、2019年に4年目に入っている。9月には4年に一度のSDGs首脳級フォローアップ会合が初めて開催される予定であり、これまでの実績につきレビューが行われる。その進捗状況であるが、現状のペースでは2030年の目標達成には不十分というのが、国連を含む大多数の関係者の一致した見方である。確かに、SDGsの目標は17の多きにのぼり...
Briefing Note
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This briefing note provides a concise overview of the main outcomes of the Fourth United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA4), held 11-15 March 2019 as well as an early discussion of its potential significance. The theme of this year’s meeting was “innovative solutions for environmental challenges and sustainable consumption and production”....
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Policy Report
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UNEP
Secretariat
GEO-6
High Level Intergovernmental and Stakeholder Advisory Group (HLG)
GEO-6
Scientific Advisory Panel (SAP)
GEO6
Co-chairs and Authors
GEO-6
Government Representatives
The Global Environment Outlook (GEO) is the result of a consultative and participatory process to prepare an independent assessment of the state of the environment, the effectiveness of the policy response in addressing environmental challenges and the possible pathways to achieving various internationally agreed environmental goals. The GEO is a...
Report Chapter
In Global Environment Outlook - GEO-6: Healthy Planet, Healthy People
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Christian
Loewe
Providing a decent life and well-being for nearly 10 billion1 people by 2050, without further compromising the ecological limits of our planet and its benefits, is one of the most serious challenges and responsibilities humanity has ever faced. People worldwide rely on the smooth functioning of Earth’s natural life-support systems, in different...
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In Global Environment Outlook - GEO-6: Healthy Planet, Healthy People
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Paul
Lucas
Detlef
van Vuuren
Fintan
Hurley
An analysis of pathways towards sustainable development needs a long-term vision. Ideally, such a vision is summarized in a quantitative set of globally agreed key objectives or targets. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted in September 2015, conceptualizes sustainable development through 17 SDGs and is further operationalized...
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United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Under the theme of ‘Healthy Planet, Healthy People,’ the sixth Global Environment Outlook (GEO-6) is an integrated assessment which considers various scientific perspectives and inputs from across the world in a holistic manner. The assessment urges the world’s decision makers and all citizens to apply the principles of sustainable development to...
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Peer-reviewed Article
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...