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This policy report reviews the current status of waste management in Myanmar and confirms that it remains at a preliminary stage, attributed to challenges at both the national and city levels resulting from a range of technical, social, economic and institutional constraints. Accordingly, the overall guidance of this report is the need for Myanmar...
Policy Report
Author:
Huizhen
Chen
How we choose to live as a society and as individuals – what houses we choose and build, what food we eat and grow, how we spend our spare time, and what type of transport we use – will have an enormous impact on the trajectory of human history. This publication will help policymakers, individuals and other stakeholders understand what a holistic...
Policy Report
Author:
Ruth
GUZMAN
Adnan
HEZRI
Athapol
ANUNTHAVORASAKUL
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) has carried out policy research on strengthening capacities for effective implementation of Education for Sustainable Consumption (ESC) and identifying pathways to facilitate mainstreaming of ESC with a specific focus on the roles governments can play in promoting sustainable consumption. An...
Policy Report
国連持続可能な開発のための教育の10年 (2005~2014年) ジャパンレポート
IGES's research and capacity building works in education are presented as one of the good practices in Japan under the Decade of Education for Sustainable Development.
Policy Report
Author:
Darwina Widjajanti
Stien J. Matakupan
Sebagai sebuah negara, kita makin menyadari dampak negatif tindakan manusia pada lingkungan, khususnya di Indonesia sebagai negara kedua terkaya di dunia dari segi keaneka-ragaman hayati yang sedang dalam ancaman serius. Gaya hidup kita dan pilihan konsumsi telah memberi tekanan pada lingkungan dan sumber daya alam, dan karenanya menjadi krusial...
Policy Report
Author:
Darwina Widjajanti
Stien J. Matakupan
As a nation, we are becoming increasingly aware of our impact on the environment, particularly since Indonesia is the second richest country in the world in regards to biodiversity. Our lifestyle and consumption choices are putting pressure on the environment and natural resources, and it is crucial for our education system to address this reality....
Policy Report
This report was developed as part of a series of three research publications on the research project led by UNU-IAS and IGES on monitoring and evaluation of education for sustainable development, especially in the Asia-Pacific region. This report specifically focuses on the development of an appropriate framework for structuring the approach on...
Policy Report
MRV – Measurement/Monitoring, Reporting and Verification - is commonly understood as a series of processes to quantify GHG emission and their change over time. It is a key instrument to understand the level of emissions and the impact of actions aimed at changing emission levels. For this reason, MRV became a keyword as many developed and...
Policy Report
MRV (Measurement:測定/Monitoring:モニタリング, Reporting:報告, Verification:検証)は一般に、温室効果ガスの排出量及びその変化を定量的に計る一連のプロセスである。MRVは排出の程度や排出削減を目指した取り組みの成果を把握するうえで、鍵となるツールである。多くの先進国及び開発途上国が温室効果ガス排出量や削減支援の効果測定ための手法を導入するに伴い、「MRV」は重要な用語となっている。しかし、MRVの厳密な意味の明確化、及びMRV実施例を体系的に文書化するといった作業はまだあまり行われていないというのが現状である。加えて、MRVの実施にあたっては、簡素化と厳密性の間にしばしばトレードオフが生じるという問題もある。本報告書は...
Policy Report
Author:
Mallare, Marina
Jeanette
Laurente
Tiffany
Sotelo
While the form of new framework including new market mechanisms with participation from all the Parties under the UNFCCC will be further discussed and elaborated in order to be agreed upon by 2015 and implemented by 2020, CDM still has a significant role in terms of the foundation of market-based mechanisms and supporting tools especially for the...