Consultation Workshop: Viet Nam Multi-stakeholder Consultation on Sustainable Consumption and Production

At the occasion of the launch of the SWITCH Asia II programme, the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam, the SWITCH-Asia SCP Facility and the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT), will co-host Vietnam’s Multi-stakeholder Consultation on SCP       

The European Commission launched the SWITCH Asia – Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) programme in 2007 to promote inclusive sustainable growth, contribute to the economic prosperity and poverty reduction in the region and to support the development of a green economy and the transition towards a low-carbon, resource-efficient and circular economy. Since its inception, the SWITCH Asia programme has operated in 19 Asian developing countries with over 100 grant projects in various sectors ranging from eco-labelling sustainable procurement, energy efficiency and renewable, eco-tourism, manufacturing, food and garment industry, green building, agriculture, natural
resources and others.

At the occasion of the launch of the SWITCH Asia II programme, the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam, the SWITCH-Asia SCP Facility and the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT), will co-host Vietnam’s Multi-stakeholder Consultation on SCP. The Workshop will bring various stakeholders together for interactive and fruitful discussions on ways to better support an enabling environment and necessary means that Vietnam could consider to promote more resource efficient and responsible consumption and production patterns, in support, in particular to delivering its Socio-Economic Development Plan 2016–20 and the Socio-Economic Development Strategy 2021–30.

Time: 8:00 AM – 12:10 PM

Date: 23rd April, 2019

Venue: Hoa Binh Hotel, 27 Ly Thuong Kiet Str., Hoan Kiem Distr., Vietnam

Invitation letter and Agenda: Download

Please confirm your attendance to the Vietnam’s Multi-stakeholder Consultation on SCP by return email to Le Ba Viet Bach Bach (BachLBV@moit.gov.vn) and Ira Larasaty (ira@switch-asia.eu), , by 15 of April 2019.