Development of the Methodology for the Integrated Future Scenario Building with Trans-disciplinary Approach

Project Leader

BABA Kenshi,

Faculty of Environmental Studies, Tokyo City University

Area : Beppu, Hakone, and other local communities with groundwater or hot spring resources

As trade-offs within nexus issues of water-energy-food usually come along with scientific disputes, building a consensus among stakeholders using scientific evidence is required to realize a sustainable society. To this end, we try to develop a transdisciplinary methodology for integrated future scenario building. We intend to establish the methodology to improve science-based policy-making processes.

An Idea of Integrated Future Scenario Building with Transdisciplinary Approach