On April 24, the Akatu Institute held, in partnership with UNEP and Global Compact Brazil, the ‘SDGs and Product Sustainability Information’ webinar to guide business representatives, public policy makers and members of civil society about the importance of providing information on the sustainability of products. The global guidelines on environmental, social and economic attributes of products developed by the UNEP were presented.

Implemented in

  • Africa
  • Asia / Pacific
  • Europe and Central Asia
  • Latin America / Caribbean
  • Middle East
  • North America

Sectors of activity
Consumer Goods, Education, Scientific Research, Development and Innovation

Type of initiative
Education & Awareness Raising

Start date
24/04/2020

Objectives

The main objective is to guide representatives of companies, public policy elaborators and members of civil society regarding the importance of providing information on the sustainability of products.

In addition, the event also presented a set of global guidelines on environmental, social and economic attributes of products to empower consumers so that they can make better purchasing choices.

Activities

As collected through the One Planet Reporting

Output level

Training for SCP

  • Webinar 'SDGs and Product Sustainability Information'

Impact and Results

Increasing the availability of reliable information to drive consumer decision-making and to help accelerate the transition to more global Sustainable Consumption and Production policies and practices.