Status of initiative: N/a
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.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


Ministry of the Environment of Japan
Input to the Rio+20 Outcome Document
Promote greening of the economy and implement initiatives regionally and globally
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation
Other, please specify
related organizations
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 2 May
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
Action Network
Location: Japan
Date of completion: 2012-06-20
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Yasukuni Shibata,

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