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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 Case Studies on Transport Policy
A large proportion of Asia’s urban population is served by informal modes of transport known as paratransit. Many of the vehicles in this informal sector contribute to rising air pollution and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Energy-efficient technologies could make paratransit environmentally sustainable. However, the purchase and use of clean...
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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...
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In Sustainability
A key but contentious aspect of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is the means of implementation (MOI). Many developing countries emphasize the importance of international assistance while developed countries focus more on domestic financing and the private sector. The text of the SDGs includes a broad range of MOI. However, a discussion has...
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In 環境情報科学 学術研究論文集
本研究は、地方自治体における国際環境協力の実施に影響を及ぼす要因を明確にすることを目的とする。とりわけ、政治的要因、行政余力などの行政的要因および地域間の波及要因が環境協力の実施や関連予算額の決定に対して影響を与えるのか、計量分析により検討する。計量分析の結果、革新知事、職員数に占める環境関連職員の割合や地域間の波及要因が環境協力実施に影響を及ぼすこと、また、職員数に占める環境関連職員の割合が、環境協力予算額の決定に影響を及ぼすことが確認された。