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33 Examples of the Cultures and Technologies of Wetlands in Japan

This booklet is aimed for facilitating greater dialogue on the relationship between wetlands and people that will lead to the conservation and restoration of wetlands, community revitalization, capacity development and international exchange in Asia and in the world. It was published in “Inventory of Cultures and Technologies of Wetlands” project (2008-2011), which was funded by the Japan Fund for Global Environment of the Environmental Restoration and Conservation Agency. Original Japanese version is available.

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Tidal Flat Benthos Survey Guidebook

Tidal Flat Benthos Survey Guidebook –Eastern Japan version
An easy-to-read manual for citizen-based participatory research on benthos organisms
This version covers eastern Japan (Hokkaido to Ise-bay for the Pacific side, Noto-peninsula for the Sea of Japan side).

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"Inventry for the Culture and Technology of Wetlands (Draft)"

The result of trial worksheet research on"wetland culture and traditional practices" answerd by stakeholders of wetlands all over Japan.

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Forests in the ocean (DVD)

The survey on seaweed beds in Japan was conducted in 2002-2004 as part of the National Survey on the Natural Environment by Wildlife division of the Ministry of Environment of Japan. This DVD compiles movies taken during the survey. It is aimed to introduce beautiful scenary inside the ocean with various living creatures.

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Report of the International Workshop on Climate Change and Wetland Conservation

The report is bilingual (Japanese and English). It includes welcome addresses and eight articles regarding climate change and wetland conservation issues. The Internation Workshop on Climate Change and Wetland Conservation was held on September 20-21, 2001 at Kushiro city, Hokkaido prefecture, Japan.

Sponsor: National Institute for Environmental Studies

Co-sponsor: Kushiro International Wetland Centre, Wetlands International Japan

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Proceedings of an Internatioanal Symposium on Dams, Reservoirs and Nature Conservation

The International Symposium on Dams, Reservoirs and Nature Conservation held at Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo, Japan on 20-21 January 2000.

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International Symposium on Dams, Reserviors and Nature Conservation

Bilingual programme and articles of international participant of the International Symposium on Dams, Reserviors and Nature Conservation

The Symposium was held at Toshi Center Hotel, Tokyo Japan on 20-21 January 2000.

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The Current Status of Wetland Conservation in Asia

The Current Status of Wetland Conservation in Asia

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Japanese Wetlands Inventory of International Importance Especially as Waterfowl Habitat (1989)

Japanese wetlands inventory of international importance especially as waterfowl habitat

IWRB Japan Committee 1989 

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Global Water Agenda: WASH & Ecosystems

Integrating Environmental Sustainability in WASH Practice

Status & Achievements under the Dutch WASH Alliance Programme

Environmental Sustainability In purifying water and keeping it clean

Environmental Sustainability In the storage, management and use of water

Environmental Sustainability As part of the dutch WASH Alliance’s ‘FIETS’ strategy

La Durabilité Environnementale dans les projets eau, hygiène, assainissement de l’Alliance WASH Néerlandaise

Environmental Sustainability In WASH projects by the Dutch WASH Alliance

ADP Submission on mitigation potential of peatlands

Environmental and social impacts of oil palm cultivation on tropical peat

Mengintegrasikan ekosistem ke dalam praktik resiliensi

Practical guidance for implementing RSPO Principles & Criteria in relation to peatlands

Side event: Terrestrial Ecosystems with High Carbon Content

Back to basics on REDD+ safeguards and finance

L’intégration des écosystèmes dans les pratiques de la résilience

Submission on UNFCCC issues relating to agriculture - 2013

Submission on additional CDM activities - 2013

Global Newsletter August 2013

The response of mangrove soil surface elevation to sea level rise

Position Brief on oil sands mining in Canada

Position Brief on oil and gas development of the Arctic

La Economía de los Ecosistemas y la Biodiversidad relativa al agua y los humedales

Annual Report and Accounts 2012

La integración de los ecosistemas en la práctica de la resiliencia

Construir con la naturaleza para la resiliencia costera

Putting community resilience into practice

Integrating ecosystems in resilience practice

Working with Nature for DRR

Building with nature for coastal resilience

WSSG Newsletter 38

The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity for Water and Wetlands

Storm Surge Reduction by Mangroves

Closing the emissions gap with peatlands