Western and Central Africa
Eastern and Southern Africa
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Organized by the International Trade Centre (ITC), the fifth T4SD Forum will discuss SDG 12 “Responsible Consumption and Production" and its relationship with sustainable trade in global value chains.
The forum will be held at ITC headquarters in Geneva from 1-3 October 2018.The T4SD Forum 2018 is held in parallel to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Public Forum 2018.
Understanding SDG 12:
SDG 12 aims at “doing more and better with less”, by promoting a more resource efficient economy and encouraging industries, companies and consumers to move towards more sustainable patterns of consumption. For global value chains, shifting towards greener production practices demands collaboration among all actors from producers to final consumers.
The objectives of this year’s T4SD Forum:
1 October (hosted at ITC headquaters)
2 October (hosted at ITC headquaters)
3 October (hosted at WTO headquaters).To attend this session, a mandatory separate registration process applies, via the WTO Public Forum 2018 website. (Deadline for registration is 16 September 2018)
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