Global Carbon Project Tsukuba International Office

URCM Initiative


GCP URCM Seminar

November 29, 2010, Tsukuba, Japan

GCP Seminar where Prof. Sudhakar Yedla of Indira Gandhi Institute for Development Research (IGIDR) of Mumbai gave a talk entitled: Urban Energy and Carbon Intensity in India and Its Determinants—A Household Level Analysis.

ISIE Asia-Pacific Meeting and ISIE MFA-ConAccount Meeting

November 7–9, 2010, Tokyo, Japan

GCP supported ISIE Asia-Pacific Meeting and ISIE MFA-ConAccount Meeting (November 7–9 2010, Tokyo) and organized three sessions on urban metabolism, one each day of the conference in order to assist the research community in addressing the urban metabolism and carbon management linkages.

Capacity Building Workshop on Carbon Governance in Asia: Bridging Scales and Disciplines

November 1–3, 2010, Yokohama, Japan

Early career researchers from the Asia-Pacific had the opportunity to participate in a capacity building workshop entitled “Carbon Governance in Asia: Bridging Scales and Disciplines.” The event was co-organized by GCP’s URCM initiative, Earth System Governance and UNU-IAS.

GCP URCM Seminar

June 4, 2010, Tsukuba, Japan

GCP URCM Seminar with two guest speakers: Dr. Diptiranjan Mahaptra and Prof. Ram Shrestha, Visiting Researchers of Hiroshima University. Dr. Mahaptra gave a talk entitled: How Sustainable is India’s Energy System: A Life-cycle and Modeling Perspective, and Prof. Shrestha gave a talk entitled: Greenhouse Gas Abatement Potential and Costs in Four South Asian Countries.