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A Comparative Study on the Environmental Impact of Korea-Japan Free Trade: IGES/NIES/KEI Joint Research Project Report

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Kang, Sang In
Kim, Jae Joon
Toshihiko
Masui
Junichi
Fujino
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Impacts of climate change are likely to be severe in the Asia-Pacific region but adaptive capacity is weak in most countries and communities. As much of the adaptation is site-specific and has to be developed at the individual and community level, it is crucial to harness local knowledge in designing adaptation strategies. Focus group interviews...
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IRES Vol.5 No.1
After seven years since the Kyoto meeting, this special issue of IRES surveys the various effects of the Kyoto Protocol at the national, regional and global levels to ascertain the effectiveness of the Kyoto Protocol as well as its major issues and barriers and to offer alternative options for future frameworks. EDITORS NOTE http://enviroscope.iges...
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IGES-CP Working Paper 2004
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Corporate motives and strategies of both investing and hosting country affect the outcomes of a CDM project-who introduces what technology to whom-and result in large differences in economic viability and the CO2 emission reductions. This is particularly true for steel industry in which steel making consists of many detailed and complex processes,...
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In mitigating climate change, the Kyoto Protocol requires Annex I countries to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. In achieving their targets, the Kyoto Protocol allows the countries to use the Kyoto Mechanisms (KM), including emissions trading (ET), which is recognized as one of the most cost-effective ways. Prior to the official start of...
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APEIS RISPO Good Practices Inventory database
Strategy: Development of environmentally sustainable transport systems in urban areas Environmental areas: Climate change, air pollution, urban environment Critical instruments: Awareness raising; design, planning and management; partnership Country: Japan Location: Sapporo Participants: Hokkaido Regional Development Bureau (regional development...
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本報告書はアジア・太平洋地域の4カ国、中国、インド、インドネシア、韓国の環境産業に焦点を当てたものである。これら諸国はそれぞれ異なった環境産業の発展段階にあり、調査対象国として選択した。報告書はこれら4カ国の環境破壊の現状、環境産業の現状、政府の主な環境産業育成策、2国間および国際機関による援助、多国籍企業の活動がもたらした環境産業発展への貢献、等を概観、評価する。 報告書は3章から構成される。第1章は、プロジェクトの目的と紹介、主要な研究成果と提言である。第2章は、中国、インド、インドネシア、韓国の環境産業、調査対象4カ国の環境産業に対する2国間援助(日本を除く)、国際機関、多国籍企業の貢献、中小企業の環境産業発展への貢献等によって構成される。第 3章は...
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Vol. 3: People and Forest-Policy and Local Reality in Southeast Asia, the Russian Far East, and Japan Inoue, M., Isozaki, H. (Eds.), 2004. 114,95 € http://pub.iges.or.jp/modules/envirolib/view.php?docid=606 Vol. 2: Environment in the 21st Century and New Development Patterns Matsushita, K. (Ed.), 2001. 82,95 € http://pub.iges.or.jp/modules...