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Marine Lives Matter: Plastic Bag Bans in Japan and Jakarta and Further Actions to Reduce Marine Plastics

Both Japan and Jakarta, Indonesia implemented new bans on single-use plastic shopping bags on July 1, 2020. However, enforcing these regulations is not been without challenges.

 

by Michikazu Kojima, Ellen Putri Edita, Hendro Putra Johannes, Fusanori Iwasaki • 19 August 2020


ERIA-AIPA Online Joint Dialogue on Waste Management in the Context of COVID-19 Pandemic

Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) and ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA) has held an Online Joint Dialogue on Waste Management in the Context of COVID-19 Pandemic. 

 

by Ellen Putri Edita and Hendro Putra Johannes • 13 July 2020


Tackling Marine Plastic Pollution

Marine plastic pollution has been acknowledged in recent years as one of the major global environmental issues and challenges. 

by Michikazu Kojima and Fusanori Iwasaki • 26 October 2019