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ISAP2012: International Forum for Sustainable Asia and the Pacific
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Tuesday and Wednesday, 24 - 25 July 2012  

ISAP2012: The fourth International Forum for  
Sustainable Asia and the Pacific
 
Steering towards a sustainable and resilient future: Beyond Rio+20


Venue:   Pacifico Yokohama  

Organizers:  
Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES)  
United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU-IAS)  

Collaborators:
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)  
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)  
Asian Development Bank (ADB)  

Supporters:
Ministry of the Environment, Japan, Kanagawa Prefectural Government, Hyogo Prefectural Government, City of Kitakyushu, City of Yokohama, City of Kawasaki, Yokohama City University GCI (Global Cooperation Institute for Sustainable Cities), Keio University Graduate School of Media and Governance, Yokohama National University, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), Nikkei Inc., Nikkei BP Cleantech Institute
 

Event Description

ISAP2012, under the umbrella theme of "Steering towards a sustainable and resilient future", will be convened focusing on four timely issues: follow-up to Rio+20, climate change, resilience, and green economy. ISAP2012 will also serve as a platform to introduce new publications - the fifth Global Environmental Outlook (UNEP/GEO5); Global Outlook on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Policies; and the fourth IGES White Paper entitled "Greening Governance in Asia-Pacific".
 
ISAP2012 will feature a plenary session for each of the four themes (follow-up to Rio+20, climate change, resilience, and green economy) followed by breakout sessions where participants will hear specialized presentations and have the opportunity to engage in discussions with the speakers.

Programme
 
Public participants are requested to register prior to the event. Please register from the ISAP registration page.
Deadline: Tuesday, 17 July 2012.
 
 
For further information, please contact the ISAP Secretariat.

ISAP Secretariat
Tel: +81-3-3524-3134
Fax: +81-3-3524-3135
E-mail: isap2012[at]simul.co.jp
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