At the Council meeting of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) Council in Vienna, Austria, Prof./Dr. Kazuhiko Takemoto, President of OECC and IIASA Council member for Japan has been appointed as the new Chair of the IIASA Council for three years from January 2024 to the end of December 2026.

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[Online Event] JICA Clean City Initiative (JCCI) International Seminar 2023 & Exhibition

The “JICA Clean City Initiative (JCCI)” contributes to building a sustainable society that can realize a healthy environment and protect the health and living environment of people in partner countries by promoting environmental measures such as waste management and water and air pollution control. JCCI also enhance the transition to a Net Zero society in partner countries. In this seminar, we invite several speakers including the Japanese central government, local governments, universities, private sector, research institutions, as well as governmental agencies of partner countries, organizations and institutions involved in development cooperation, to share examples of “clean cities” realized through support from Japan. This seminar will include discussions on science, technology, international cooperation, and sustainable development towards the realization of Net Zero societies, and sound material-cycle societies. Japanese companies‘s business pitches are presented at the Green Stage.   [Date & Registration] Date of Online Seminar:Thursday, February 2, 2023 Language: (1) Blue Stage; Japanese, English and Spanish (simultaneous interpretation available), (2) Green Stage; Japanese and English (simultaneous interpretation available) Date of Online Exhibition: from Friday, January 27 to Friday February 3, 2023 *Online Exhibition: Japanese companies will exhibit their products and technologies through EventHub (online platform). Participants would be able to contact the exhibitors online (through text chat). Organizer: JICA Supported by: Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center (OECC) Venue: Online (Eventus) no charge. Registration(Eventus) Seminar Program (Eventus) *Please check the flyer below, too.   flyer   [Contact] If you have any inquiries, please contact the secretariat of […]