National Roundtables
 

South Africa National Roundtable on SCP
Boksburg, South Africa (August 2008)

The South Africa National Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption & Production (SCP) was held in Boksburg on the 19th August 2008. The National roundtable followed the fifth African Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption & Production held in Johannesburg in June 2008 during the African Ministerial Conference on Environment (AMCEN).

The objectives of this first South African National Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption & Production were to:

  • Raise awareness on the importance to adopt SCP patterns
  • Identify country specific SCP priority areas and existing initiatives
  • Define policies and means to promote effective SCP implementation
  • Promote country inputs to the global framework on SCP (10YFP)

The Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEAT), in partnership with UNEP and the European Commission (EC) hosted the national roundtable.


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