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)

Panel presentations:

  • 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