|Budget Amount *help
¥1,500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥1,500,000)
Fiscal Year 1998 : ¥500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥500,000)
Fiscal Year 1997 : ¥500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥500,000)
Fiscal Year 1996 : ¥500,000 (Direct Cost : ¥500,000)
This research has aimed to investigate and to analyze the current state of an environmental policy of Japan from the aspect of the comparison with an integrated environmental policy in EU and Germany. The target is to restructure an industrial society with the ecology aspect. In the investigation, I focused environmental policy at the cities level.
As for an environmental policy at the cities in Germany, it is materialized by executing Local agenda 21, and the cooperation and the participation of various actors in the region are valued.
In Japan, the integrated environmental policy is attempted at the country, the prefectures, and the cities level. The cooperation system of various actors such as the administration, the enterprises, and the citizens, the environmental basic plans and the progress control are given as problems of the integrated environmental policy in the municipality. Moreover, making an environmental group and the civic group a network is tried as indicated in the Tama region. In the municipality, the attestation acquisition of ISO 14001, which is an international standard of environmental management, from 1998 is advanced.
The realities of an integrated environmental policy at the Tokyo Metropolis (Tama area etc.) and Kanagawa Pref (Kawasaki City etc.), where material was collected by this investigation, are scheduled for the case to be analyzed continuously.