- Consumer Information for SCP
- Sustainable Lifestyles and Education
'Tell me more and (maybe) I’ll do it: consumer information for sustainable decisions?' is the seventh webinar from the broader series: ‘Sustainable Living 1.5: Empowering People to live better and lighter’.
You can register for this webinar here.
Date: 20 October 2020
Time: 14.00-15.30 CET
Context: Consumers play an important role in the transition towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and production and the achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 12. Consumer information tools such as ecolabels or apps can enable consumers to make more informed choices. However, there are many challenges in ensuring that the provision of reliable sustainability information effectively leads to more sustainable decisions.
14:00 – 14:15 Opening remarks
14:00 – 14:05 Welcome and introduction to the Webinar Series – Garrette Clark, UNEP
14:05 – 14:10 Introduction to Consumer Information Programme – Noer Adi Wardojo, Head, Center for Standards, Ministry of Environment and Forestry Indonesia
14:10 – 14:15 Introduction to consumer information – Nils Heuer, Consumer Information Programme , UNEP
14:15 – 14:55 Panelists’ presentations (8 minutes each)
14:15-14:23 Consumer information tools for low carbon choices – Beatriz Martins Carneiro, UNEP
14:23-14:31 Mi Codigo Verde, a consumer platform on product sustainability – Antonia Biggs Fuenzalida, Lead Sustainable Consumption and Production / Circular Economy at Fundación Chile
14:31-14:39 Product and lifestyle calculators – Vanessa Timmer, One Earth
14:39-14:47 Consumer insights – Helio Mattar, Akatu Institute
14:47-14:55 Effective communication to engage consumers – Claire Kneller, WRAP
14:55 – 15:30 Panel discussion and Q&A
14:55 – 15:20 Moderated discussion with panelists
15:20 – 15:30 Q & A with audience
Moderation: Naomi Scott-Mearns, Sustainable Consumption Manager at Consumers International