Papers – Original Articles

  • Pyae Sone Soe, Win Thiri Kyaw, Koji Arizono, Yasuhiro Ishibashi, and Tetsuro Agusa, 2022, 5. Mercury Pollution from Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Myanmar and Other Southeast Asian Countries. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(10), 6290; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19106290

  • Basir, Satomi Kimijima, Masayuki Sakakibara, Sri Manovita Pateda, and Koichiro Sera, 2022, 5. Contamination Level in Geo-Accumulation Index of River Sediments at Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Area in Gorontalo Province, Indonesia. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(10), 6094; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19106094

  • Satomi Kimijima, Masayuki Sakakibara, and Masahiko Nagai, 2022, 5. Investigation of Long-Term Roving Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Activities Using Time-Series Sentinel-1 and Global Surface Water Datasets. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(9), 5530; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19095530

  • Win Thiri Kyaw and Masayuki Sakakibara, 2022, 4 Transdisciplinary Communities of Practice to Resolve Health Problems in Southeast Asian Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Communities—A Review. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(9), 5422; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19095422

  • Ami A. Meutia, Royke Lumowa, and Masayuki Sakakibara, 2022, 3 Indonesian Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining—A Narrative Literature Review. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(7), 3955; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19073955

  • Yuichi Matsumoto, Hiroki Kasamatsu & Masayuki Sakakibara, 2022, 1 Challenges in Forming Transdisciplinary Communities of Practice for Solving Environmental Problems in Developing Countries. ISSN: (Print) (Online) Journal homepage: https://www.tandfonline.com/loi/gwof20

  • Nurfitri Abdul Gafur, Masayuki Sakakibara, Satoru Komatsu,Sakae Sano, and Koichiro Sera, 2022,1 Environmental Survey of the Distribution and Metal Contents of Pteris vittata in Arsenic–Lead–Mercury-Contaminated Gold Mining Areas along the Bone River in Gorontalo Province, Indonesia. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(1), 530; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19010530

  • Satoru Komatsu, Yayu Isyana D. Pongoliu, Masayuki Sakakibara and Taro Ohdoko , 2021,12 Examining Preference Heterogeneity in Best-Worst Scaling: Case of Preferences for Job Opportunities in Artisanal Small-Scale Gold Mining (ASGM) Communities in Indonesia. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(1), 306; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19010306

  • Hendra Prasetia, Masayuki Sakakibara, Koichiro Sera, and Jamie Stuart Laird, 2021,12 Evaluation of the Total Mercury Weight Exposure Distribution Using Tree Bark Analysis in an Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Area, North Gorontalo Regency, Gorontalo Province, Indonesia. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19(1), 33; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph19010033 (registering DOI) (reviewed)

  • Tedy Rendra, Melya Riniarti , Slamet Budi Yuwono,Hendra Prasetia, Endang Linirin Widiastuti, Samsul Bakri, and Azhary Taufiq, 2021,12 Mapping Atmospheric Mercury in Lampung Province, Indonesia Using Bark of Multipurpose Tree Species. Atmosphere 2022, 13(1), 2; https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos13010002 (reviewed).

  • Muhamad Danial Suma, Manyoe, I.N. (Intan Noviantari Manyoe), Rohmat Setiawan Duwingik, Fikri Boften, Waode Emiria Srikandi, Fandji Marfian. 2021, 09. Pengembangan Situs Batu Berani dengan Menggunakan Konsep Pariwisata Berkelanjutan dan Online Marketing Campaign di Desa Botubarani. Magister Pendidikan Nonformal Pascasarjana Universitas Negeri Gorontalo; Vol 7, No 3 (2021); DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.37905/aksara.7.3.1329-1338.2021 (reviewed) (in Indonesian)

  • 榊原正幸・笠松浩樹・山口 勉 2021, 11 インドネシア共和国・ゴロンタロ州における生態系サービスと在来知を活用した持続可能な新産業の構築.国際開発学会第32回全国大会論文集、pp179-182 (reviewed)

  • Pateda, S. M., Sakakibara, M., Koichiro Sera, K. 2021, 11 Element rich area associated with human health disorders: A geomedical science approach to potentially toxic elements contamination. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18, 12202; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph182212202 (reviewed)

  • Kyaw.W.T., Myint.Y.M., Kuang. X., Sakakibara. M. 2021,10 Transdisciplinary Online Health Assessment of an Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Community during the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2021, 18(21), 11206; DOI:10.3390/ijerph182111206 (reviewed).

  • Kimijima, S., Sakakibara, M. and Nagai, M. 2021,10 Detection of artisanal and small-scale gold mining activities and their transformation using earth observation, nighttime light, and precipitation data. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18(20), 10954; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph182010954 (reviewed)

  • Kimijima, S., Sakakibara, M., Nagai, M. and Gafur, N.A. 2021, 08 Time-series assessment of camp-type artisanal and small-scale gold mining sectors with large influxes of miners using LANDSAT imagery. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18(18), 9441; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18189441 (reviewed)

  • Manyoe, I.N., Arifin, Y.I., Napu, S.S.S. and Suma, M.D. 2021. 07 Assessment of the values of science, education, tourism and the risk degradation of Pentadio geothermal areas to developing geotourism in the Limboto Lake Plain, Gorontalo. Journal of Physics: Conference Series 1968 012047, doi:10.1088/1742-6596/1968/1/012047 (ICMANSERA 2020) (reviewed)

  • Arifin, Y.I., Manyoe, I.N. and Napu, S.S.S. 2021, 07 Geological study of Pantai Indah for geotourism development based on geological observation and assessment of science, education, tourism and the risk degradation. Journal of Physics: Conference Series 1968 012048 doi:10.1088/1742-6596/1968/1/012048 (ICMANSERA 2020) (reviewed)

  • Kitamura. K., Utsunomiya. D. and Ito. K. 2020,12 Participatory evaluation of community-university collaboration programs: A case study of Noto, Japan. Journal of Community Practice . DOI:10.1080/10705422.2020.1841054 (reviewed).

  • Kimijima. S., Sakakibara. M., Abd. Kadir Mubarak A Amin, Masahiko Nagai, Yayu Indriati Arifin 2020,11 Mechanism of the Rapid Shrinkage of Limboto Lake in Gorontalo, Indonesia. Sustainability 12(22). DOI:10.3390/su12229598 (reviewed).

  • Matsumoto. Y. 2020,11 Enhancing the creation, sharing, and transfer of practical intelligence in communities of practice. The Journal of the Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training, 724:99-107. (in Japanese)

  • Yayu Indriati Arifin , Masayuki Sakakibara , Sayaka Takakura , Mohamad Jahja , Fitryane Lihawa, and Koichiro Sera 2020,11 Artisanal and small-scale gold mining activities and mercury exposure in Gorontalo Utara Regency, Indonesia. Toxicological & Environmental Chemistry. DOI:10.1080/02772248.2020.1839074 (reviewed).

  • Usman, F. C. A., Manyoe, I. N., Duwingik, R. F., and Kasim, D. N. P. 2020,11 Geophysical survey of landslide movement and mechanism in Gorontalo Outer Ring Road, Gorontalo. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012008-012008. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012008 (reviewed).

  • W Annisa, I N Manyoe, A K Mubarak, S S S Napu, I G S Pratama and S Fatimah 2020,11 Chemical content analysis of coral limestone as prospecting of extractive development in Gorontalo City. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012021-012021. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012021 (reviewed).

  • S Novianti, M Abdurrachman, D Claudia and NI Basuki 2020,11 Environmental Risk and Health Hazardous Substances in Artisanal Small-Scaled Gold Mining in Sekotong, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012022-012022. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012022 (reviewed).

  • Nabila Novasari Soviana, Budi Brahmantyo, Mirzam Abdurrachman and Firman Sauqi Nur Sabila 2020,11 ″Gunung Api Purba Nglanggeran″ welcomes UNESCO Global Geopark Reassessment in 2019. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012025-012025. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012025 (reviewed).

  • K Okazaki, T Kurahashi, S Yamazaki, M Sakakibara 2020,11 Temperature dependence for purification of leachate containing heavy metals by phytoremediation using the artificial channel . IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (589):012019-012019. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012019 (reviewed).

  • Hasriwiani Habo Abbas, Masayuki Sakakibara, Koichiro Sera, Lukmanul Hakim Arma, Mansur Sididi 2020,11 Socioeconomic and Mercury Exposure to The Goldsmiths in Manggal Subdistrict of Urban Artisanal Gold Mining (UAGM) Area in Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia . IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012015-012015. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012015 (reviewed).

  • Satoru Komatsu, Katsuya Tanaka, Masayuki Sakakibara, Yayu Indriati Arifin, Sri Manovita Pateda, Intan Noviantari Manyoe 2020,11 Sociodemographic Attributes and Dependency on Artisanal and Small-scale Gold Mining: the Case of Rural Gorontalo, Indonesia . IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012020-012020. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012020 (reviewed).

  • A K M A Amin, M Sakakibara, Y I Arifin, N Akase 2020,11 Facies Study of Lake Deposits Formation (Qpl) To Determine Deposition Environment of Ancient Limboto Lake: a Preliminary Result . IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012007-012007. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012007 (reviewed).

  • Yayu Indriati Arifin, Masayuki Sakakibara, Koichiro Sera, Puluhulawa Fenty Usman, Fitryane Lihawa 2020,11 Mercury exposure from small scale gold mining activities and neurological symptoms on inhabitants and miners: a case study in Bolaang Mongondow, North Sulawesi Province, Indonesia. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(589):012023-012013. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/589/1/012013 (reviewed).

  • Kyaw.W.T., Kuang. X., Sakakibara. M. 2020,09 Health Impact Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Area in Myanmar, Mandalay Region: Preliminary Research. Environmental Research and Public Health 17(18). DOI:10.3390/ijerph17186757 (reviewed).

  • Mohamad Jahja, Yayu Indriati Arifin, Andi Muhammad Nur Fitrah Syamsul, Fajar Putra Mobiliu, Dini Fitriani, Kartika H. Kirana, and Eleonora Agustine 2020,08 Approaches to sustain microhydro power plants (MHPP) operation in rural areas of Gorontalo Regency, Indonesia. AIP Conference Proceedings(2251):040009-040009. DOI:10.1063/5.0015782 (reviewed).

  • Abbs. H. H., Sakakibara. M, Sera. K., Nurgahayu, Andayanie. E. 2020,07 Mercury Exposure and Health Problems of the Students Using Skin-Lightening Cosmetic Products in Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Cosmetics 7(58). DOI:10.3390/cosmetics7030058 (reviewed).

  • Namba H., Iwasaki Y., Heino J. and Matsuda H. 2020,07 What to survey? A systematic review of the choice of biological groups in assessing ecological impacts of metals in running waters. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 39(10):1964-1972. DOI:10.1002/etc.4810 (reviewed).

  • Basri and Sakakibara M. 2020,07 The Stakeholder’s Position Map Related to the Mercury Pollution Reduction Program in Bombana Area, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. IOP Conference Series Earth and Environmental Science 536:012008. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/536/1/012008 (reviewed).

  • Prasetia, H., Sakakibara, M. and Sera, K. 2020,07 Preliminary Study of Atmospheric Mercury Contamination Assessment Using Tree Bark in an ASGM Area in North Gorontalo Regency, Indonesia. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science 536:012007. DOI:IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (reviewed).

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  • Hiroki Kasamatsu, Mohamad Jahja, Yayu Indriati Arifin, Magdalena Baga, Motoko Shimagami, Masayuki Sakakibara 2020,07 Prior Study for the Biology and Economic Condition as Rapidly Environmental Change of Limboto Lake in Gorontalo, Indonesia. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (536):012005-012005. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/536/1/012005 (reviewed).

  • Gafur, N. A, Sakakibara, M, Sera, K, Arifin, Y. I 2020,07 Toxic Metal Concentrations of Human Hair in Downstream of ASGM Sites in Bone Bolango Regency, Gorontalo Province, Indonesia.. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(536):012006-012006. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/536/1/012006 (reviewed).

  • M Jahja, A Gunawan, A N F Syamsul, Y I Arifin and M D Koerniawan 2020,06 The prototypes of energy-efficient residential Building with metal roof in Gorontalo, Indonesia. IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(520):012025-012025. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/520/1/012025 (reviewed).

  • Matsumoto. Y. 2020,06 Personnel development at AI Era: From the view of communities of practice. The Journal of Japan Academy of Business Administration 44:82-90. (in Japanese)

  • Tembata. K., Yamamoto. Y., Yamamoto. M.and Matsumoto. K 2020,05 Don′t rely too much on trees: Evidence from flood mitigation in China . Science of The Total Environment(732):138410-138410. DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.138410 (reviewed).

  • Ito. Y., Mikami. S., Jang. H., Taheri. A.,Tanaka. K and Kawamura. Y. 2020,03 University Students’ Preferences for Labour Conditions at a Mining Site: Evidence from Two Australian Universities . Recouces 9(3):29-29. DOI:10.3390/resources9030029 (reviewed).

  • Basri, Sakakibara. M., SERA. K. 2020,02 Mercury in Soil and Forage Plants from Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in the Bombana Area, Indonesia. Toxics 2020 8. DOI:10.3390/toxics8010015 (reviewed).

  • Komatsu, S., Yamamoto, Y., Ito, Y., Kaneko, S., Dhital, R. P. 2019,12 Water for life: ceaseless routine efforts for collecting drinking water in remote mountainous villages of Nepal. Environment, Development and Sustainability. DOI:DOI:10.1007/s10668-019-00552-9 (reviewed).

  • Yamamoto, Y., Matsumoto, K., Kawata, K., and Kaneko, S. 2019,10 Gender-based differences in employment opportunities and wage distribution in Nepal. Journal of Asian Economics 64(101131). DOI:DOI:10.1016/j.asieco.2019.07.004 (reviewed)

  • Yamamoto, Y., Takeuchi, K., and Kӧling, G. 2019,10 Preventing peatland fires in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia: The role of economic incentives and social norms. Journal of Forest Economics. DOI:DOI:10.1561/112.00000509 (reviewed).

  • Pateda, S. M., Sakakibara, M. and Sera 2018,11 Lung Function Assessment as an Early Biomonitor of Mercury-Induced Health Disorders in Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining Areas in Indonesia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2018 15(11). DOI:10.3390/ijerph15112480 (reviewed).

  • Iwasaki Y., Kagaya T., Matsuda H. 2018,10 Comparing macroinvertebrate assemblages at organic-contaminated river sites with different zinc concentrations: Metal-sensitive taxa may already be absent. Environmental Pollution(241):272-278. DOI:doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.05.041 (reviewed).

  • Matsumoto, Y. 2018,10 Case study on enhancing learning in communities of practice: Non-canonical view and boundary crossing. Journal of Business Management 41:52-63. (in Japanese) (reviewed).

  • Hossain A., Nakamichi T., Habibullah-Al-Mamun M., Tani K., Masunaga S., Matsuda H. 2018,08 Occurrence and Ecological Risk of Pharmaceuticals in River Surface Water of Bangladesh. Environmental Research(165):258-266. DOI:doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2018.04.030 (reviewed).

  • Matsumoto, Y. 2018,03 Purchasing the ‘secondary meaning’ of communities of practice: Based on analysis of activity theory through a case of Japanese nursing homes. The Knowledge Management Society of Japan 16:1-14. (in Japanese) (reviewed).

  • Basri, Sakakibara, M. and Sera. K. 2017 Current Mercury Exposure from Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Bombana, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia—Future Significant Health Risks. Toxics 5(7). DOI:10.3390/toxics5010007 (reviewed).

  • Basri, Masayuki Sakakibara The Stakeholder’s Position Map Related to the Mercury Pollution Reduction Program in Bombana Area, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia . IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science(536):012008-012008. DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/536/1/012008 (reviewed).

  • Gafur, N. A., Sakakibara, M., Sano, S., and Sera, K. 2018,10 A Case Study of Heavy Metal Pollution in Water of Bone River by Artisanal Small-Scale Gold Mine Activities in Eastern Part of Gorontalo, Indonesia. . Water 10(1507):1-10. DOI:10.3390/w10111507 (reviewed).

  • Prasetia. H., Sakakibara, M., Omori, K., Jamie S. Laird, Sera, K. and Kurniawan, I.A 2018,01 Mangifera indica as Bioindicator of Mercury Atmospheric Contamination in an ASGM Area in North Gorontalo Regency, Indonesia.. Geosciences 8(1):1-9. DOI:10.3390/geosciences8010031 (reviewed).

  • Nurfitri, A. G., Sakakibara, M., Sera, K. 2017 Pytoremediation of Heavy Metal-Polluted Mine Drainage by Eleocharis acicularis. Environmental Science: An Indian Journal 13:1-11. (reviewed).

  • Basri, Sakakibara, M. and Ratnawati 2017 The Economic Characteristic in Bombana Artisanal Small-Scale Gold Mining, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. Proceedings of 2nd Transdisciplinary Research on Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science(71). DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/71/1/012016 (reviewed).

  • Yamazaki, S., Okazaki, K., Kurahashi, T. and Sakakibara, M. 2017 Phytoremediation of arsenic and molybdenum-contaminated alkaline wastewater by Eleocharis acicularis in winter in Japan. Proceedings of 2nd Transdisciplinary Research on Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science(71). DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/71/1/012018 (reviewed).

  • Hendra Prasetia, Sakakibara, M. and Takehara, A. 2017 Heavy metals accumulation by Athyrium yokoscenece in a mine area, Southwest Japan. Proceedings of 2nd Transdisciplinary Research on Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science(71). DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/71/1/012025 (reviewed).

  • Okazaki, K., Yamazaki, S., Kurahashi, T. and Sakakibara, M. 2017 An Artificial Channel Experiment for Purifying Drainage Water Containing Arsenic by Using Eleocharis acicularis. Proceedings of 2nd Transdisciplinary Research on Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science(71). DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/71/1/012026 (reviewed).

  • Habo, H. A., Sakakibara, M., Hakim K. A. and Hardi, I. Y. 2017 Social Demography of Traditional Gold Smelter in Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia. Proceedings of 2nd Transdisciplinary Research on Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science(71). DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/71/1/012027 (reviewed).

  • Arifin, Y. I., Sakakibara, M. and Sera, K. 2017 Heavy metals concentrations in scalp hairs of ASGM miners and inhabitants of the Gorontalo Utara regency. Proceedings of 2nd Transdisciplinary Research on Environmental Problems in Southeast Asia IOP Conf. Series: Earth and Environmental Science(71). DOI:10.1088/1755-1315/71/1/012028 (reviewed).

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