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Presentation
Second International Conference on Energy Research and Social Science
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The framework of “Just Transition” is important to implement policies towards decarbonisation of power sectors (DPS) in Japan. Using the existing DPS scenarios and employment factors for the power sectors based on an extended input-output tables, this study analysed “Just Transition” issues, along with three further aspects: distributional justice...
Submission to Policy Process
This Work Plan provides comprehensive and up-to-date analysis on the status, challenges and opportunities of waste management in Medan City, including relevant regulations and policies, administrative structure, waste management cost, waste quality and quantity, waste collection, 3Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), and final disposal. Based on such...
Submission to Policy Process
Pengelolaan sampah telah menjadi salah satu isu utama di banyak kota khususnya di negara-negara berkembang. Tempat-tempat pembuangan akhir dari limbah padat perkotaan merupakan sumber terbesar ketiga dari emisi metana antropogenik di dunia. Sementara itu, pembakaran sampah secara terbuka dan pembakaran bahan bakar yang tidak sempurna dari truk-truk...
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...
Book Chapter
In Biofuels and Sustainability: Holistic Perspectives for Policy-making
In the beginning of the biofuel boom in the late 2000s, there were high expectations in many Asian countries that biofuels could enhance energy security, provide jobs, and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. There were hopes that biofuels could be produced and consumed on a large scale and high expectations of significant biofuel trade. Some...
Commissioned Report
This is a final report on the project for promoting Asian regional collaboration on Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), under a lump-sum contract with Ministry of the Environment, Japan in FY 2017. The project consists of three components: i) Study on policy and implementation of country EIA system in seven Asian countries, namely, Cambodia,...
Commissioned Report
Author:
Maung Maung
Than
Shunsuke
Hieda
Tomohiro
Shibayama
Ei Ei
Mon
環境省の請負事業により、ミャンマーの環境影響評価制度・運用実態について、調査を実施し、とりまとめた報告書。ミャンマー環境影響評価手続きに係る基礎情報、国際的な環境影響評価手続き・基準との比較と注意点、環境影響評価の実施実績とこれを取り巻く状況、関連する現地政府機関・国際機関のコンタクト、その他参考資料等が盛り込まれている。
Commissioned Report
Author:
Masami
Tsuji
Kong Jang
Cho
Ji Young
Kim
Young Soo
Lee
環境省の請負事業により、韓国の環境影響評価制度・運用実態について、調査を実施し、とりまとめた報告書。韓国の環境影響評価手続きに係る基礎情報、国際的な環境影響評価手続き・基準との比較と注意点、環境影響評価の実施実績とこれを取り巻く状況、関連する現地政府機関・国際機関のコンタクト、その他参考資料等が盛り込まれている。
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...
Technical Report
Editor:
José
Pineda
Gisèle
Mueller
Under the Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), UN Environment collaborated with modelling experts from around the globe to develop the Integrated Green Economy Modelling (IGEM) framework that aims to better respond to countries’ needs in terms of analysing the cross- sectoral impacts of Green Economy (GE) policies, so as to incorporate...