• Submitted by: Japan
  • Topic: National Sustainable Development Strategies (NSDS)
  • Keywords: Low carbon development. national development strategy
  • Location: Japan
  • Date of completion: 2012-06-20
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Deliverables & Resources
Initiatives of Ministry of the Environment of Japan


Ministry of the Environment of Japan

Description/achievement of initiative

The Ministry of the Environment of Japan proposes MoEJ Initiatives, "which aims to realize the future we want" through environment-focused concrete actions at regional and international levels.

To achieve global sustainable development, MoEJ is working for the three goals; to create a low-carbon society to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050, a sound material cycle society based on 3Rs, and a society in harmony with nature based on the conservation of the biodiversity.

Implementation methodologies

MoEJ promotes greening of the economy and implements its initiatives regionally and globally.

Deliverable Date
Input to the Rio+20 Outcome Document 2011
Promote greening of the economy and implement initiatives regionally and globally 2012
Type Details
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