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Peer-reviewed Article
In Global Environmental Research
Article 5 of the Paris Agreement specifies implementation of REDD+ (reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) through results-based payments. Currently, however, REDD+ resultsbased financing is insufficient for incentivizing full implementation of REDD+ by developing countries. In this article, we examine how a new bilateral...
Conference Proceeding
Carbon dioxide (CO2), a primary driver of climate change, is responsible for more than half of the total current warming impact of human-caused emissions. Emitted CO2 remains in the atmosphere for hundreds of years, absorbing heat that contributes to a warming effect even after initial CO2 concentrations start falling. Taking this into...
Data or Tool
Editor:
Timothy
Cadman
Tek
Maraseni
This voluntary standard is based on participatory research with forest sector parties to develop methods for evaluating the governance quality of forest sector programmes and projects, including emissions reduction activities, in Nepal. The research was conducted July 2011 – January 2016 by Dr Federico Lopez-Casero of the Institute for Global...
Book Chapter
In Routledge Handbook of Energy in Asia
The Routledge Handbook of Energy in Asia presents a comprehensive review of the unprecedented growth of Asian energy over the past quarter of a century. It provides insightful analysis into variation across the continent, whilst highlighting areas of cross-learning and regional cooperation between the developed and developing countries of Asia....
Peer-reviewed Article
In Procedia Engineering
Author:
Andreas
Jaeger
Nandakumar
Janardhanan
Muchamad
Muchtar
Ashish
Verma
Soumya
Chaturvedula
Nikhil
Kolsepatil
Sonali
Malik
Sunandan
Tiwari
The Paris Agreement was adopted in 2015 by the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) marked a milestone in that many developing countries submitted their Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs). Nationally appropriate mitigation actions (NAMAs) could serve as one foundation...
Presentation
APEC Capacity Building Workshop on Environmental Provisions in FTAs/RTAs
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This presentation emphasizes the importance of assessing not only the environmental impacts, but also the broader sustainability impacts and linkages to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of recent efforts to negotiate trade agreements in the Asia Pacific region. Other questions to be addressed include who should conduct those assessments, when...
Peer-reviewed Article
In Procedia Engineering
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In 2011, the newly elected Seoul Mayor introduced administrative reforms that breathed new life into a series of grassroots initiatives. High-profile reforms helped strengthen the connection between Seoul’s government, environment, and citizenry and the collection of reforms spurred changes that were pivotal to reorienting Seoul development...
Commissioned Report
The adverse effects of climate change have disproportionately fallen on women. In consequence, the challenges women face adapting to climate change have tended to overshadow the contributions women make to mitigating climate change. To some degree, the emphasis on adaptation has also fed false narratives of women as passive victims of climate...
Commissioned Report
Author:
Ministry of the Environment, Japan
This pamphlet provides a basic introduction to the Tripartite Environment Ministers Meeting among China, Japan, and Korea (TEMM). Contents include an introduction, brief history, and organization. It includes the text of the second TEMM Joint Action Plan for Environmental Cooperation, the Action List of specific activities, and the TEMM 18 Joint...
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Commissioned Report
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環境省
日中韓三カ国の環境大臣は「日中韓三カ国環境大臣会合(TEMM)」を1999年以来毎年開催し、この枠組みのなかで、北東アジアの環境管理において主導的な役割を果たすとともに、地球規模での環境改善に寄与することを目指している。本パンフレットは、TEMMの概要について分かりやすくとりまとめたものであり、TEMM開催の背景・概要、これまでのあゆみ、組織構成、9つの優先分野に基づく第2次環境協力に係る日中韓三カ国共同行動計画、行動計画リスト、TEMM18共同コミュニケ、といったTEMMに関する基本情報のほか、4つの主要なTEMMプロジェクト(大気汚染に関する日中韓政策対話、日中韓黄砂共同研究、日中韓環境ビジネス円卓会議、日中韓環境ユースフォーラム)の最新動向について紹介している。
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