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Initiatives of 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.
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Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

Ministry of the Environment of Japan
Updates to initiatives
2011
Input to the Rio+20 Outcome Document
2012
Promote greening of the economy and implement initiatives regionally and globally
Other, please specify
related organizations

SMART
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Action Network
Updates
#SDGAction439
Basic information
Time-frame: - 2012-06-20
Partners
Ministry of the Environment of Japan
Countries
Contact information
Yasukuni Shibata, Deputy director of International strategy division,Global environmental bureau, Ministry of the Environment ,Japan , yasukuni_shibata@env.go.jp
United Nations