International Symposium on Sustainability Science: Towards a Sustainable and Resilient Society


The International Symposium on Sustainability Science: “Towards a Sustainable and Resilient Society”, hosted by UNU and the University of Tokyo, is part of a series organized by the Sustainability Science Consortium (SSC).

The morning program will include keynote speeches by Prof. Hiroshi Komiyama (former president of the University of Tokyo), Ryutaro Yatsu (Japan’s Vice-Minister for Global Environmental Affairs) and Prof. Kazuhiko Takeuchi (UNU Senior Vice-Rector). The afternoon programme will include sessions on (1) “International Policy Dialogue on the Role of Sustainability Science” and (2) “Toward Innovation of Social Systems through Sustainability Science”.

For more information, visit the symposium website.

Date January 21, 2014
Venue U Thant International Conference Hall,United Nations University
Organizer Sustainability Science Consortium
Co-Organizers Integrated Research System for Sustainability Science (IR3S), The University of Tokyo
Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability, The United Nations University(UNU-IAS)