Can legacies of the past offer opportunities for a sustainable future?
22 Apr 2008
Lieu: Palais des Nations | Room VIII
Organisation: Geneva Environment Network
Gaetano Leone, Deputy Director, UNEP Regional Office for Europe
Jon Kahn, Director, International Division, Swedish Ministry of the Environment (Moderator)
- Overview of current situation and trends in production and consumption patterns in the SEE and EECCA countries – do legacies of the past offer opportunities?
Pawel Kazmierczyk, SCP Project Manager, EEA, and Rie Tsutsumi, Programme Officer, UNEP Regional Office for Europe
- View from the region: priorities for making production and consumption more sustainable
Yan Tsygankov, Deputy Director, Russian Cleaner Production Centre
- Improving eco-efficiency in industry – success stories from Cleaner Production Centres
Petra Schwager, Industrial Development Officer, UNIDO
- What opportunities does ‘sustainability’ create for the business sector and what policies and actions can be taken to make it happen?
Michael Kuhndt, Head, UNEP/Wuppertal Institute Collaborating Centre for SCP