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Policy Brief
熱帯途上国において違法伐採が森林劣化や森林喪失の大きな原因となる中、本ポリシー・ブリーフでは、税関間の協力により違法伐採された木材貿易を阻止する取り組みに焦点を当てたIGESとNGO(ザ・ネイチャー・コンサーバンシー)の共同研究による知見を紹介し、税関間のさらなる協力を促す具体的な選択肢や提言を明示している。 Remarks: English version is available at: http://pub.iges.or.jp/modules/envirolib/view.php?docid=2934
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...
Policy Brief
In tropical developing countries, illegal logging is a significant cause of forest degradation and can lead to permanent forest loss. This policy brief presents the findings from an IGES-The Nature Conservancy (TNC) study that investigated the potential for customs authorities to contribute to combating the international trade in illegal timber....
Policy Report
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) is monitoring the development of national REDD-plus systems in selected countries. This report provides a description and review of national REDD-plus readiness challenges, activities, and progress in Indonesia and Viet Nam, two countries that offer important contrasts for analytical inquiry...
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Book Chapter
In Sustainable Consumption and Production in the Asia-Pacific Region: Effective Responses in a Resource Constrained World
Consumption of agricultural and forest products is one of many factors driving global deforestation, one of the major environmental problems of our time. Consumption patterns are associated with the loss of natural forests in the tropics. This chapter explores the relationships between consumption and demand, production, and policy options for SCP...
Book Chapter
In アジア太平洋における持続可能な消費と生産:資源制約を乗り越えてアジアは豊かさを実現できるか
農産物と林産物の消費は、世界的な森林減少を引き起こす多くの要因の一つであり、現代の主要な環境問題の一つである。これらの消費パターンは、熱帯の天然林の消失とも結びついている。本章では、持続可能な消費と生産(SCP)と熱帯林の保全のため、消費、需要、生産と政策オプション間の関連性について検討を行う。 ―林産物における持続可能な消費と生産について定義を行う。 ―消費国が自主的または規制的措置をとることで、生産国の持続可能な森林管理に向けた取り組みを支援することができる。これらの措置は、さまざまな政策を組み合わせたものに加えて最終消費者による購入決定を含んでいる。 ―消費国による取り組みは...
Policy Report
This report builds on the initiatives of the Asia Forest Partnership and East Asia and Pacific FLEG to promote cooperation among Customs, Forestry and other authorities to reduce the trade of illegal wood products. The goal of this review is to assist Customs and timber trade regulating agencies in their efforts to improve control over the...