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Closing the loop: ASEM’s transition towards achieving a circular economy

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5 June 2019
Meeting Room 14, Crowne Plaza Helsinki-Hesperia Mannerheimintie 50 00260 Helsinki Finland

This event marked the launch of the Asia-Europe Foundation’s (ASEF’s) review of the implementation experience of Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) countries on Sustainable Development Goal 12 (SDG12) – Responsible Consumption and Production (RCP).

The European launch took place in Helsinki, Finland as a side event to the World Circular Economy Forum 2019.   

The publication, titled “Closing the loop: ASEM’s transition towards achieving a circular economy”, includes research curated for the annual ENVforum Conference 2018, and provides a bird’s-eye view of how ASEM member countries approach the implementation of SDG12 targets and integrate them into national strategies, target-setting, and monitoring activities.

Please visit our publications page to access this publication online.

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