Proceedings of Session: Education for Sustainable Consumption in Northeast Asia

Event: PERL (Partnership for Education and research about Responsible Living) International Conference on "Enabling Responsible Living"
Date: 14-15 March 2011
Conference Proceeding
Proceedings of Session: Education for Sustainable Consumption in Northeast Asia

The Partnership for Education and research about Responsible Living (PERL) held their first international conference “Enabling Responsible Living” on 14-15 March 2011 at Maltepe University in Istanbul, Turkey. The conference focused on the role of partnerships in enabling responsible living along with the contributions that can be made through research and education.

The session on Education for Sustainable Consumption in Northeast Asia was held on the 15 March 2011 during the conference as an extended session over two back-to-back parallel session slots. The session was organised and supported by IGES and presented research being conducted by members of the Asia-Pacific Regional PERL Network. The current implementation of ESC in China, Japan and the Republic of Korea were highlighted and several good practice policy options for promoting ESC were shared. The session concluded with a discussion that identified several important recommendations for advancing the effectives of ESC implementation in Northeast Asia

Author:
Midori
Aoyagi
Ke
Yang
Masahisa
Sato
Hideki
Nakahara
Lee, So-Young
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