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.


Ministry of the Environment of Japan
Deliverable Date
Input to the Rio+20 Outcome Document 2011
Promote greening of the economy and implement initiatives regionally and globally 2012
Resources devoted to implementation
Type Details
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Yasukuni Shibata, Deputy director of International strategy division,Global environmental bureau, Ministry of the Environment ,Japan ,

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