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Enabling Asia to Stabilise the Climate

Editor:
Nishioka Shuzo
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The Economics of Green Growth: New indicators for sustainable societies

Author:
Masahiro
SATO
Masayuki
SATO
Tetsuya
TSURUMI
Hideyuki
MIZOBUCHI
Hidemichi
FUJI
Yutaka
ITO
Kenta
TANAKA
BHATTACHARYA Tania Ray
Huijiuan
CAO
Hiromitsu
KAWAHARA
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This report aims to (i) conceptualise and analyse the relationships between microfinance and adaptation, (ii) map out what could be considered good microfinance practice for adaptation, or “adaptation-oriented microfinance,” and (iii) identify types of adaptation projects and activities that microfinance institutions (MFIs) could be involved in to...
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This research report has been prepared to provide an overview of the Japan 2050 Low Carbon Navigator (Low Carbon Navigator), how it works, and what its assumptions are. Section I introduces the Low Carbon Navigator to the audience, providing the background of the initiative as well as a description of the model. Section II explains the fundamental...
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An inductive approach for the evidence of climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction synergies of interventions: Challenges and opportunities
Here are some takeaway messages from our work on climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) synergies of interventions. 1. There is an overwhelming agreement on and evidence for CCA and DRR synergies of DRR and CCA interventions respectively. CCA synergies were high when skill development and livelihood development activities...
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Author:
Victoria Thoresen
Carme Martinez-Roca
Luis Flores Mimica
Cathy Rutivi
Sevgi Kalkan
Fabienne Pierre
Khairoon Abbas
Helene Cruypenninck
The purpose of this stocktaking report is to contribute to the overall development of the Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Programme of the 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production (10YFP) by delivering a better understanding of the complex relations between lifestyles and sustainability, briefly explaining the...
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Effectiveness of Insurance for Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation: Challenges and Opportunities
Editor:
Joy J. Pereira, Juan M. Pulhin, Gattineni Srinivasa Rao, Henry Scheyvens, Jay Cummins
Agrarian and poor communities in general in the Asia-Pacific region are highly vulnerable to climate change. Effective reduction of vulnerabilities requires aligning sustainable development (SD), climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) initiatives. Insurance has been increasingly advocated as a risk management tool both by...
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この書籍は絶版になりました。This book is out of print. 足尾、水俣から地球環境問題時代までの環境報道を検証。各メディアの現状と課題を探り、メディアが環境問題・環境教育に果 たす役割 を考える。情報学・環境教育学者とジャーナリストが結集。初の環境ジャーナリズム論集。 はしがき 森島昭夫(IGES理事長) 第I部 環境メディア論の構図 第1章 環境メディア論の現状と課題 三上俊治三上俊治(東洋大学教授) 第2章 マスコミュニケーション効果研究からのアプローチ 川端美樹(目白大学助教授)(目白大学助教授) 第3章 環境教育とメディア 阿部治(埼玉大学助教授) 第4章 メディア・公衆・環境問題 A・ハンセン(英レスター大) 第II部 環境報道の歴史 第5章 足尾鉱毒事件...