Chapter 32. Economics and the Convention on Biodiversity: Financial Incentives for Encouraging Biodiversity in Nagoya

  1. Norbert Müller2,
  2. Peter Werner3 and
  3. John G. Kelcey4
  1. Ryo Kohsaka

Published Online: 16 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch32

Urban Biodiversity and Design

Urban Biodiversity and Design

How to Cite

Kohsaka, R. (2010) Economics and the Convention on Biodiversity: Financial Incentives for Encouraging Biodiversity in Nagoya, in Urban Biodiversity and Design (eds N. Müller, P. Werner and J. G. Kelcey), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444318654.ch32

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department Landscape Management & Restoration Ecology, University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, Landscape Architecture, Post-box, 450155, 99081 Erfurt, Germany

  2. 3

    Institute Housing and Environment, Annastr. 15, 64285 Darmstadt, Germany

  3. 4

    Ceckovice 14, Bor U Tachova 348 02, Czech Republic

Author Information

  1. Nagoya City University, Graduate School of Economics, [Advisor to COP10 Promotion Committee], 1 Yamanohata, Mizuho-cho, Mizuho-ku, Nagoya 476-8501 Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332667

Online ISBN: 9781444318654

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Keywords:

  • economics and convention on biodiversity - encouraging biodiversity in Nagoya;
  • global trends in growth and economics;
  • global problems in the urban environment;
  • national and local measures, environmental protection and enhancement measures in Japan;
  • policy in Nagoya - status and trend of green areas;
  • overview of the system of greening area in Nagoya;
  • system of greening area - reducing loss of green areas;
  • Greenification Certificate System - making provision for green space

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Introduction

  • Policy in Nagoya

  • Banking loan system with preferential terms

  • Disadvantages and improvements

  • Concluding remarks

  • Acknowledgements

  • References