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IWMI Working Paper
Irrigated agriculture has become an important focus of the Government of Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR) for addressing poverty alleviation, food security and climate change. Most irrigation systems to date have relied upon surface water, limiting irrigation development to areas close to streams, rivers and reservoirs. To address this gap, a...
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本稿では、2009年以降における中国排出量取引制度の発展について振り返り、今後の展開について整理したものであり、1.制度導入の背景および国内政策としての位置づけ、2.パイロットETSの現状、3.今後の展望、の3つ内容に分けられている。  1.制度導入の背景および国内政策としての位置づけ、においては、中国パイロットETSの始動から国家ETS導入までの歴史的政策文書を精査し、胡錦涛政権と習近平政権における政策論的位置づけについて整理した。  2.パイロットETSの現状、においては、(1)制度開始に向けたプロセス、法的根拠、(2)パイロットETSの基本情報、(3)対象業種、線引き基準、(4)割当方法論の概要(2省5市)(5)MRV の仕組み、の5つの内容を中心に...
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Cognisant of the disadvantages of incineration (i.e. high disposal costs, barriers to promoting the 3Rs, overuse of resources and impacts on climate change), Oki Town decided to make a radical change with the installation of a biogas plant equipped with a methane fermentation system in 2006, sparking a transition from a conventional...
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Parties to the Paris Agreement agreed to ensure avoidance of double counting of emissions reductions from the use of international market mechanisms. Although useful data may be available, Parties have limited experience and guidance from the UNFCCC on what data to report in the transparency framework pre-Paris Agreement. If the current reporting...
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Author:
Albert Altarejos
Magalang
Eligio T.
Ildefonso
Maria Delia
Cristina M. Valdez
Liz C.
Silva
This paper summarises the results of a literature review, examines the status of MSWM in the Philippines, makes some efforts to estimate the SLCP emissions in the country’s waste sector based on available data, and offers preliminary projections. The paper includes six sections. After a brief introduction in Section 1, background information on...
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キーポイント - 韓国の国内排出量取引制度は、5つ部門20以上の業種を対象にして、国の温室効果ガスの約70%をカバーする気候変動政策の中核な制度である。 - 同制度の導入根拠は、2010年制定された「低炭素グリーン成長基本法」により定められ、同法は、温室効果ガス削減のために市場メカニズムに基づく炭素市場及び排出枠取引の活用を強調しながら、今後の国際市場との連携についても念頭にしている。 - 同制度の基本方向及び制度設計について「排出量取引制度基本計画」に盛り込まれており、温室効果ガス削減目標の費用効果的な達成のための排出枠割当に関する事項は「国の排出枠割当計画」によって提示されている。 - 環境部が同制度の主務部庁として、(企画財政部と共同で)基本計画策定、割当計画策定...
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Author:
KHAN Md. Tareq Ferdous
KHALILY, M.D. Baqui
This paper examined the role of access to microfinance as an ex-ante measure of income smoothing on the coping strategies of poor households in north-western Bangladesh during the phenomenon of seasonal food insecurity known as monga. The analysis suggests that the nature and intensity of coping strategies adopted by households depends on their...
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Author:
KHAN Tareq Ferdous
KHALILY M.A. Baqui
This study attempted to assess household level loss and damage resulting from three cyclones –Sidr, Aila and Mahasen – in Khulna, Patuakhali and Satkhira districts for a sample of households, the coping strategies they adopted, the determinants of these coping strategies, and the role of microfinance in coping and adapting in the aftermath of...
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This is the summary of a working paper to strengthen linkage between UNFCCC and Cities for transformative actions. In order to accomplish 2-degree Celsius target, national target and local climate change actions should be linked. UNFCCC/COP needs a mechanism linking the mid-term national vision, and climate change actions by the Non-State Actor...
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This paper assesses the potential for improving the CO2 intensity of Japan’s electricity sector—the units of carbon dioxide emitted per units of electricity generated—by examining the potential for the feasibility of restarting nuclear power plants and increasing renewable electricity generation by 2030. The analysis shows that, utilizing these two...