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You will study fundamental knowledge both in terms of science and policies necessary to understand key issues involved in, and approaches to designing low-carbon societies, including:
1. Scientific understanding of climate change, its impacts, science and policy interface, global greenhouse gas emissions and their future projections based on different socio-economic scenarios.
2. Integration of climate change policies into development in developing countries in Asia,
3. Political processes of building international regime to tackle climate change, current negotiations on post-2012 climate regime and their challenges,
4. Key considerations in designing emissions trading and other important policy instruments,
5. Carbon accounting and carbon management, and
6. Corporate, local and national climate actions.
厳 網林、加藤 真、小林 光、ショウ， ラジブ、松尾 直樹
Introduce the outline and schedule of the lecture course, and discuss
key aspects of global environmental issues, economic and social
factors that have caused these serious challenges, and actions by
Governments, businesses and citizens that will be required to provide
solutions to the problem.
|第02回||2017/04/18 【塾内限定公開】UNFCCC and Kyoto Protocol|
International Framework(PDF) 【履修者限定】
Review processes of negotiating the Kyoto Protocol, its implementing
rules, the role played by major actors, and important provisions of
the Protocol, the Bonn Agreement and the Marrakech Accords, and
discuss experiences and lessons learned from these processes.
|第03回||2017/04/25 【塾内限定公開】Domestic regulation and its development in accordance with international framework|
technologies and domestic policies(PDF) 【履修者限定】
This week discusses the impacts of international resume on domestic
environmental regulations and the development.
|第04回||2017/05/02 Challenge of sustainable development and climate change in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific|
Challenge of sustainable development and climate change in developing countries in Asia and the Pacific
Relationship between climate change and sustianable development in
the context of developing coutnries in Asia-Paciic.
|第05回||2017/05/09 Scientific Basis|
Scientific basis for climate change, its mechanisms, current status,
impact, etc. are presented based on IPCC Assessment Reports and other
|第06回||2017/05/16 【塾内限定公開】Good Practices by Private Firms & Governments|
private firms' efforts and policies(PDF) 【履修者限定】
|第07回||2017/05/23 【塾内限定公開】Eco-friendly Town development|
ecological towns(PDF) 【履修者限定】
Examples of Environmental policy and action in Fujisawa City.
|第08回||2017/05/30 Climate Finance|
|第09回||2017/06/06 How scientific basis should be established for decision-making?|
How scientific findings are to be used in the policy-making process
is discussed. The role of IPCC is discussed as a platform of
interaction between scientists and decision-makers.
|第10回||2017/06/13 【塾内限定公開】Trends of efforts made by local governments for realizing a low carbon economy|
Local Government Efforts(PDF) 【履修者限定】
The lecture focuses on efforts being made and challenge faced by
local governments in Japan and the world.
|第11回||2017/06/20 Domestic policies and measures |
From governmental point of view, how to design its policies and
measures (PaMs) is the key. Theoretical aspects as well as good
practices of PaMs are discusses.
|第12回||2017/06/27 Energy efficiency improvement by the private sector|
Energy efficiency improvement plays the leading role to mitigate
climate change. The lecture focuses on industrial and commercial
sectors’ energy efficiency improvement and how to promote them.
|第13回||2017/07/04 Students workshop|
Discuss implications of the change that will be required for a
transition to a sustainable low-carbon society, including its
opportunities and challenges.
|第14回||2017/07/11 Conclusion（担当：ショウ ラジブ/Shaw Rajib） |
Lecture by Rajib Shaw
Summary and future prospects.