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Conference Proceeding
First Sub-Regional Workshop on Preparation of Status Report and Sub-regional Road map for implementing the Global Waste Management Goals toward Addressing SDGs in South Asia
Home to roughly 1.8 billion people, South Asia generates approximately 334 million tonnes of waste per year of which 174 million tonnes (57%) is organic in content. In addition to the increase in municipal solid waste, managing complex and emerging waste streams, including e-waste, food waste, construction and demolition waste, disaster waste,...
Conference Proceeding
WEPA International Workshop on “Roles of decentralized wastewater and septage management in addressing the challenges and accelerating the progress of Sustainable Development Goal 6 (SDG6) in Asia”
The Asia-Pacific region, with over 4.6 billion people by 2016, is the home of nearly 60% of the world population. Rapid population growth, urbanization, industrialization and changes in consumption patterns, including shifting diets toward highly water-intensive foods such as meats, which have led to a significant increase in water demand, and...
Conference Proceeding
The 11th Regional Conference on Environmental Engineering 2018 and the 3rd International Symposium on Conservation and Management of Tropical Lakes “Enhancing Sustainability and Resilience under Anthropogenic Pressure and Climate Change
Author:
Hul
Seingheng
Heng
Naleak
Naret
Heng
Neth
Baromey
The Tonle Sap Lake (TSL) is among the most productive freshwater ecosystems, and one of the most fish- abundant lakes in the world. It is connected with the Mekong River by Tonle Sap River. The TSL absorbs a huge volume of water, which helps to reduce flooding in the Mekong River floodplains during the peak flooding season, then releases water into...
Conference Proceeding
Author:
Emma
Marsden
Robert
Steele
In 2017, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) initiated a technical assistance (TA) project, Supporting Implementation of Environment-Related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia and the Pacific, to equip policy makers with the knowledge and tools to integrate SDGs 12, 14, and 15 and select environment-related SDG targets that have a direct...
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
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...
Conference Proceeding
The IPBES-JBF Sub-regional Dialogue Workshop on Indigenous and Local Knowledge (ILK) for South-East and North-East Asia sub-region
The Karen indigenous people have lived on a mixed agroecosystem centered on traditional rotational farming (RF) for over 300 years in mountainous northern Thailand. Over generations they have accumulated local knowledge on species and ecosystems that has enabled them to provide for their livelihood needs while managing the land and natural...
Conference Proceeding
Developing Guidelines for Ensuring Effective Adaptation to Climate Change: From Science to Action
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) in collaboration with Practical Action Nepal along with other research partners in the Gangetic Basin organized a workshop to share the proficiencies on the area of effective adaptation to climate change and develop guidelines. Likewise, to make the guidelines as wide as possible, the...