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Annual meeting on society of environmental impact assessment
Author:
Naoya
Abe
Keizo
Fukushima
akiko
Urago
While many Asian countries have introduced EIA systems, there is still room to improve the systems and to strengthen. Ministry of the Environment in Japan hold Ministry of the Environment in Japan hold Ministry of the Environment in Japan hold Ministry of the Environment in Japan hold Ministry of the Environment in Japan hold "Asia EIA Conference...
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International Sustainable Transitions Conference IST 2016
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The literature on sustainability transitions is goal oriented, aiming at changing the future, unlike traditional social science which focuses mainly on explaining the past and the present. In order to develop strategies for changing the future, this literature has developed various theories of change, based on some analysis of the past, but mostly...
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International Sustainable Transitions Conference IST 2016
The question of how to assess the societal impact of transition research conducted by specific research organizations is a very important but difficult challenge, especially in short planning periods of 1 or even 2 to 5 years used by most organizations. This is because social systems are very complex, and changes in them are caused by many complex...
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Education for Sustainable Development: Towards the Sustainable University. Conference on Education for Sustainability in Higher Education: Achievements and Prospects. Plymouth University, UK, 2015
Drawing on education for sustainable development (ESD) research findings, existing literature and current discourse on the future of education (especially at conferences and education policy processes, the paper discusses aspects of quality education and ESD and proposes that the two should be merged into quality education for sustainable...
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Social Learning for Sustainable Lifestyles: Case Studies in Community-based inquiry and collaborative learning for sustainability

PERL Conference, UNESCO Headquarters, Paris,10-11 March 2015
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Investment risk and return analysis for low carbon city development in Yokohama

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The Drivers behind CO2 Emissions Reductions: The Case of Japanese Industries

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Improving Quality Education/Learning for Sustainability using the ESD Learning Performance Framework

XVIII ISA World Congress of Sociology. (Pacifico-Yokohama), Yokohama, Japan July 13-19, 2014.
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Global Research Forum on Sustainable Consumption and Production Conference
In recent years, people from diverse backgrounds have realized that consumption patterns need to undergo a radical transformation to avoid a socio-ecological crisis. Academics have also synthesized an equally diverse literature to illuminate the multi-stage, multi-level process required to transition to more sustainable consumption patterns. At the...
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Paving the Way for the Future We Want in Asia and the Pacific: Conference Package: The 11th Asia Pacific Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production
A shift towards an economy that is green, resource efficient, more socially just and able to enhance the quality of life within the limits of ecosystems health in the quest for sustainability is needed. This will require the capacity to make conscious, pro-sustainability choices individually and collectively in daily life for transformative changes...