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This proceedings is related to the “Dissemination of Japanese Low-Carbon Technology in Thailand – Consultation Workshop” for the Technology Assessment (TA) project funded by MoEJ in FY2017, which was held in Bangkok on December 1, 2017. The workshop was jointly conducted by the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies together with the Thai...
Conference Proceeding
IPBES visioning workshop
Author:
C.J.
Lundquist
H. M.
Pereira
R.
Alkemade
E.
den Belder
S. Carvalho
Ribeiro
K.
Davies
A.
Greenaway
J.
Hauck
S.
Karlsson-Vinkhuyzen
H.
Kim
N.
King
T.
Lazarova
L.
Pereira
G.
Peterson
F.
Ravera
T.
van den Brink
A.
Argumedo
C.
Arida
D.
Armenteras
A.G.
Ausseil
B.
Baptiste
J.
Belanger
K.
Bingham
A.
Bowden-Kerby
M.
Cao
J.
Carino
P.A.
Van Damme
R.
Devivo
F.
Dickson
J.P.
Dushimumuremyi
S.
Ferrier
A.
Flores-Díaz
M.
Foley
J.
Garcia Marquez
P.
Giraldo-Perez
S.
Greenhaigh
D.J.
Hamilton
P.
Hardison
G.
Hicks
K.
Hughey
R.
Kahui-McConnell
G.
Karuri-Sebina
M.
De Kock
P.
Leadley
F.
Lemaitre
E.
Maltseva
C.A.
de Mattos Scaramuzza
M.
Metwally
W.
Nelson
H.
Ngo
C.
Neumann
C.
Norrie
J.
Perry
R.
Quintana
V.E.
Rodriguez Osuna
C.
Roehrl
J.
Seager
H.
Sharpe
T.
Shortland
P.
Shulbaeva
U.R.
Sumaila
N.
Titeux
S.
Tiwari
C.
Trisos
A.
Ursache
A.
Wheatley
D.
Wilson
S.
Wood
E.
van Wyk
T.X.
Yue
D.
Zulfikar
M.
Brake
D.
Leigh
P.
Lindgren-Streicher
The report presents the process in, and outputs from an IPBES visioning workshop, entitled "Visions for nature and nature's contributions to people for the 21st century" held in September 2017, which well captures the contributions from participants in the breakout groups and plenaries.
Conference Proceeding
Training of trainers workshop on ‘dissemination of Japanese low carbon technologies in India’ was organised on September 27, 2017, at Hotel Crowne Plaza, Pune by TERI in collaboration with Maharashtra Energy Development Agency (MEDA). The event was supported by ‘Institute for Global Environmental Strategies’ (IGES), Japan. This proceeding contains...
Conference Proceeding
Carbon dioxide (CO2), a primary driver of climate change, is responsible for more than half of the total current warming impact of human-caused emissions. Emitted CO2 remains in the atmosphere for hundreds of years, absorbing heat that contributes to a warming effect even after initial CO2 concentrations start falling. Taking this into...
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The training programme was organised to “Support Renewable Energy Deployment through Developing Project Proposals to Access Green Climate Fund (GCF)” by IGES-KRC with support from Ministry of Environment Japan and IRENA. The training programme was attended by representatives from Maldives, Palau, Fiji, Samoa and Mozambique. It was observed that the...
Conference Proceeding
SEEPS2017
 本研究では、2050年までに温室効果ガス排出量80%削減という長期目標の達成とともに、経済的社会的諸課題の同時解決という方向性を打ち出した長期低炭素ビジョンの方向性に合致したグリーン税制改革を検討する。長期低炭素ビジョン実現に向けた経済的社会的課題として挙げられているもののうち、特に経済成長の量から質への転換、雇用の促進、投資促進と潜在需要の喚起、地方の財政力低下、高齢化への対応などは、低炭素技術への投資促進や再エネによる分散型エネルギーの普及などにより排出削減と同時に解決できるポテンシャルが高いと思われるが、これらを目指したグリーン税制改革を検討する目的で、炭素税による排出削減効果と...
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持続可能なアジア太平洋に関する国際フォーラム(ISAP2017)
持続可能なアジア太平洋に関する国際フォーラム(ISAP)は、国際的に活躍する専門家や政府、国際機関、企業、NGO関係者が一堂に会し、持続可能な開発についてアジア太平洋地域の視点から議論を行う国際フォーラムである。IGESと国連大学サステイナビリティ高等研究所(UNU-IAS)が年1回開催しており、今年で9回目を迎えた。 「パリ協定」、持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)を含む「持続可能な開発のための2030アジェンダ」の実施に向けて、国のみならず都市や企業、金融機関といった様々なアクターが積極的な取組みを進めている。脱炭素社会と持続可能な開発を実現するためには、私たちのライフスタイルや行動、価値観、社会規範を含む社会経済システム全体の抜本的な変革が必要となる。ISAP2017では、多様な視点...
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International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific (ISAP2017)
ISAP is an annual forum aiming to promote diverse discussions on sustainable development in Asia and the Pacific, with the participation of front-line experts and stakeholders from governments, international organisations, business and NGOs. The ninth ISAP was organised by IGES and UNU-IAS. As the world works towards implementing the Paris...
Conference Proceeding
ISAP 2017
The dissemination of low carbon technologies (LCTs) will continue to play a crucial role to meeting the targets under the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda. Yet, despite a wide range of activities and initiatives to promote the dissemination of LCTs, finding the missing links between the various facets of effective technology dissemination model...
Conference Proceeding
The 18th IWA International Conference on Diffuse Pollution and Eutrophication
Author:
Shigeo
Fujii
Hidenori
Harada
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offers a new framework for achieving sustainable development in a targeted way. Goal 6 encapsulates a comprehensive set of targets for achieving sustainable water resources management. The Lower Mekong Basin (LMB) countries has been recommended as a potential case for basin wide implementation of the Goal 6. A...