ILO/ Japan Joint Committee of Co-operatives (JJC) Public Seminar: Cooperative Activities and SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals)
On the occasion of visiting Japan by Ms. Simel Esim, Head of the Cooperatives Unit, ILO in Geneva, a public seminar: Cooperative Activities and SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) will be co-organized by ILO and JJC, where she will report on expected roles of cooperatives in achieving SDGs.
During the seminar, representatives will report on the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, which took place at UN headquarters in New York from 10 to 19 July 2017.
We look forward to your active participation.
- Date & Time: 14:00-16:00, Thursday 7th September 2017
- Venue: No. 1 House of Representatives 1F International Conference Hall
Address: 2-2-1 Nagata-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Kokkai-gijido-mae (Marunouchi-line, Chiyoda-line) Take Exit 1 and walk for 3 min.
Nagatacho (Yurakucho-line, Namboku-line, Hanzomon-line) Take Exit 1 and walk for 5 min.
Tameike-sanno (Namboku-line, Ginza-line) Take Exit 1 and walk for 8 min.
- Co-organized by: ILO Office for Japan / Japan Joint Committee of Co-operatives
- Supported by: Japanese Parliamentarians’ League on ILO Activities / Japanese Parliamentarians’ League on Cooperatives Promotion and Research
- Participants: 90 people on a first come, first served basis. / Free Admission
- Language: English / Japanese (Simultaneous interpretation will be provided.)
- Application: Please send your name, affiliation, e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org .
14:00-14:15 Opening Remarks
Mr. Jiro Kawasaki, President, Japanese Parliamentarians’ League on ILO Activities
Representatives, Japanese Parliamentarians’ League on Cooperatives Promotion and Research
14:15-15:10 Presentation on ILO’s cooperative activities and SDGs and Q&A
Ms. Simel Esim, Head of the Cooperatives Unit ILO HQ
15:10-15:55 Reports on High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
15:55-16:00 Closing remarks
Ms. Akiko Taguchi, Director, ILO Office for Japan
ILO HQ - Cooperatives