Seminar on SDG12 Responsible Consumption and Production

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 28 June 2018
Newcastle University , Newcastle University London 102 Middlesex Street London ,E1 7EZ, United Kingdom

The seminar will focus on elements of consumption and production and will explore how research at Newcastle University can contribute towards achieving SDG12. Three main targets of SDG12 that emphasise the role of businesses and organisations will serve as the themes for the seminar discussions on sustainable supply chain management, promoting sustainable consumption and ensuring responsible production.

SDG12 Responsible Consumption and Production targets for discussion: 

  • Target 2 - By 2030, achieve the sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources
  • Target 6 - Encourage companies, especially large and transnational companies, to adopt sustainable practices and to integrate sustainability information into their reporting cycle
  • Target 8 - By 2030, ensure that people everywhere have the relevant information and awareness for sustainable development and lifestyles in harmony with nature
Find out more