International Symposium on Sustainability Science 2015 : Creation of a Sustainable Society in Harmony with Nature


On 24 January 2015 Sustainability Science Consortium (SSC) will host the International Symposium on Sustainability Science: Creation of a Sustainable Society in Harmony with Nature in Tokyo. The symposium will explore insights from sustainability science on the transition to a green economy, and its role in achieving a sustainable society in balance with nature.

The symposium will feature a keynote speech by Sir Partha Sarathi Dasgupta (Professor Emeritus, University of Cambridge) and plenary speeches by Abdul Hamid Zakri (Chair, Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity & Ecosystem Services, IPBES), Harold Mooney (Professor, Stanford University) and other leading experts.

For more details and registration, please visit the symposium website.

Date / Time 24 January, 2015 (Saturday) 10:00-17:20 (Door Opens 9:30)
Location U Thant International Conference Hall, the 3rd floor, the United Nations University (UNU)
Organizer Sustainability Science Consortium (SSC)
Co-Organizer Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S), The University of Tokyo
Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability, The United Nations University(UNU-IAS)