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Description/achievement of initiative

Japan introduced the CO2 Tax in 2010.
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The introduction of the CO2 Tax was called upon in the Tax Reform Outline approved by the Japanese Cabinet in December 2010. The introduction of the tax is expected to change consumption and production patterns which are not currently equitable or ecologically sustainable.

Implementation methodologies

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Deliverables
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 8
Resources devoted to implementation
SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
SDGs
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Location: Japan
Date of completion: 2010
Operating in countries
Partner connections
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Documents
#SDGAction2005
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