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PR, Newsletter or Other
Outline of the IGES research projects including: Climate Policy Project, CDM Programme, Business for Sustainable Society Project, Forest Conservation Project, Freshwater Resources Management Project, Long-term Perspective and Policy Integration Project, Urban Environmental Management Project.
Annual Report
[ 目次 ] I.IGESのあらまし II.各研究プロジェクト・プログラムの活動報告 ・ 気候政策プロジェクト ・ 森林保全プロジェクト ・ 都市環境管理プロジェクト ・ 淡水資源管理プロジェクト ・ 産業と持続可能社会プロジェクト ・ 長期展望・政策統合プロジェクト ・ CDM(クリーン開発メカニズム)プログラム III.戦略研究の具現化に向けた活動 ・ エコアジア2004 ・ 2004年度「産業と環境」国際シンポジウム ・ COP10(国連気候変動枠組条約第10回締約国会議)サイドイベント「適応問題を開発政策の主軸へ」 ・ COP10サイドイベント「京都議定書」 ・ COP10サイドイベント「CDM事業推進へ向けた次へのステップ」 ・ 協働型森林ガバナンスワークショップ ・...
Peer-reviewed Article
In IRES Vol.5 No.2
Since the 1970s, Asia has been engaged in a process of rapid economic growth through industrialization, with urban populations growing rapidly. This is causing a variety of environmental problems in the region: air pollution due to increasing vehicle traffic, shortage of clean water supply, pollution of urban rivers, and an increasing volume of...
Peer-reviewed Article
In IRES Vol.5 No.2
Author:
Gordon McGranahan
This article focuses on the importance of scale to understanding urban environmental burdens and sustainability. It examines urban environmental burdens at three different scales: (1) within urban areas, where the central concern is how the quality of urban environments affects the lives of the people who live in them; (2) within urban regions,...
Peer-reviewed Article
In IRES Vol.5 No.2
This paper presents an overview of the linkages between population growth, urbanization, economic development, and environmental issues in Asian cities. Focusing on the areas of transport planning and air pollution, solid waste management, and water supply and sanitation, it looks at the major environmental issues faced by cities in the region, at...