|Project Category||Workshops / Seminars|
|Project Purpose & Description||
East Asia and Latin America, two of the most dynamic emerging regions in the world, face the common challenge of addressing environmental concerns whilst pursuing economic growth. Under these circumstances, Japan invited senior officials and representatives of the private sector representatives and local administrations from the two regions in charge of eco-business promotion ino rder to introduce Japan?셲 initiatives on the promotion of eco-business in East Asia and Latin America, as well as to share the measures taken in this field by each participating country. This meeting focused on three main fields, namely, geothermal power generation, energy conservation/transportation, and water/sanitation, and is expected to provide business opportunities to the private sector. "
This meeting is based on the commitment by the Japanese Government, ?쏷he FEALAC Regional OKADA Green Initiative?? announced at the 4th FEALAC Ministers??Meeting in Tokyo to further promote cooperation with member countries in dealing with environmental issues.
|Activity Description & Outcome||
Press Release: http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/fealac/environment_1211.html "
Program Agenda: see attachment"
Presentations: http://www.mofa.go.jp/region/latin/fealac/presentation1211.html "
|Participants||Member Countries||FEALAC Member countries|
|Organizations||Ministry of Foreign Affairs|
|Project Contact Point||Name||Mr. Yusuke Shimizu|
|Department||Mexico, Central America and Caribbean Division Lat|