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xSDG Laboratory, Keio Research Institute at SFC






- The research by the xSDG laboratory was introduced on the website "Keio Times" by the Keio University on October 30.

- 日本を変える17Goals(71)慶応義塾大学(Japanese)、the NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN, September 25, 2020
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- 「『学』主導で産官と連携、事業後押し ー慶大xSDG・ラボー」(Japanese)、the Nikkei newspaper, August 22, 2020
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NEWS

2021/2/8 The Symposium by the xSDG Laboratory & xSDG Consortium, Keio Research Institute at SFC, Keio University is held online on March 3rd.

2021/2/17 Norichika Kanie appears at the Symposium by Rikkyo University(online event) on March 19th.

2020/12/19 The article on which Norichika Kanie's interview was published in the website "MIT Technology Review"(Japanese).

2020/12/18 Norichika Kanie appears as a Panelist at the Symposium which the theme is Sustainable Consumption and Production(SCP)(online event) on January 15th.

2020/12/15 The article on which the roundtable discussion(Norichika Kanie attended) was published in the monthly report of the Japan Foreign Trade Council, Inc. (Japanese).

2020/12/14 Norichika Kanie's book "探してみよう!マークで学ぶSDGs 家でみつかるマーク(Japanese)" was published.

2020/11/11 The research by the xSDG laboratory was introduced on the website "Keio Times" by the Keio University on October 30.

2020/10/26 Norichika Kanie appeared as a speaker at the Symposium by the Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute (online event) on November 27th.

2020/10/23 Norichika Kanie appeared as a speaker at the International Symposium "Developing Research Towards Achieving the SDGs in the Post COVID-19 Era" (online event)on November 10th.

2020/10/20 Norichika Kanie was appointed 15 independent scientists to draft the second quadrennial Global Sustainable Development.
- UN Secretary-General appoints 15 independent scientists to draft the second quadrennial Global Sustainable Development Report, The Division for Sustainable Development Goals (DSDG) in the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), 19 OCT 2020

2020/10/19 Norichika Kanie's article was published on the "Kumamotonichinichi shimbun".

2020/10/15 The article on which Norichika Kanie's interview was published in the website "NewsPicks".

2020/10/7 The article on which Norichika Kanie's interview was published in the website "10年後の未来をつくるノート(ジャパンSDGsアクション(公式))".

2020/9/29 Norichika Kanie's article was published on the bulletin by the Council of Local Authorities for International Relations.

2020/9/29 The article about the xSDG Laboratory activities was published on the website "NEWSWITCH" by the NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN on September 26.

2020/9/25 The article about the xSDG Lab activities was published in the NIKKAN KOGYO SHIMBUN on September 25.

2020/9/24 Norichika Kanie cooperated in the article by the Asahi Shimbun DIGITAL.

2020/9/7 The new translation of SDGs and targets has been published by “the committee for the new translation of SDGs and targets”(Norichika Kanie represents).

2020/8/22 The article about the xSDG Lab activities was published in the Nikkei newspaper on August 22.

2020/8/20 Norishika Kanie's book "SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals)" was published.

2020/8/18 “SDGs Action List for Companies, Version 1” English version published.

2020/8/17 Norichika Kanie will appear as a speaker at the "NIKKEI SDGs Forum(online event)" on September 1st.

2020/8/17 Norichika Kanie(for the chairman of Japan SDGs Action Promotion Council) gave a speech at the "Japan SDGs Action" kickoff held on July 29, 2020.

2020/7/30 The commitee on experts for promoting SDGs by Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued the proposal about promoting SDGs against COVID-19 to the Prime Minister.

2020/7/29 "The SDGs public-private collaboration platform for local revitalization member database" by Cabinet Office, Government Of Japan and produced by the xSDG Laboratory, Keio Research Institute at SFC was released.

2020/7/20 The srchived video of the symposium on 26th June by online has been released.


WHAT IS xSDG LABORATORY

One of the key dimensions of the SDGs lies in the innovation of various efforts by different entities through decentralized coordination of autonomy. Through “Crossing” various activities, such as efforts by private and public sectors, consumption and investments, IoT, with the SDGs, holds great potential in realizing true sustainable growth; hence “xSDG (cross SDG)”. The xSDG Laboratoy aims to address and realize diverse social problem solving through the angle of the SDGs, and to do so conduct research in a much broader solution based research methods that go beyond academic research, to make and cumulate the best practices of the SDGs.

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What are the SDGs?

What are the characteristics of the SDGs? How they will be handled and evolved in the future? What governments, companies and local governments are doing in relation to the SDGs? What is expected for us individuals in realizing the SDGs? – all these questions will be answered!

What is the 2030 Agenda?
SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) 17 goals 169 targets indicators

MEMBERS

    • Norichika Kanie
       Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Director
    • Keisuke Uehara
       Associate Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       ICT & SDGs
    • Fumitoshi Kato
       Dean, Graduate School of Media and Governance,
       Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       Local revitalization & SDGs
    • Tarek Katramiz
       Project Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Company and SDGs
    • Hiroko Kuniya
       Project Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Implementation of SDGs, Outreach of laboratory research results, Research communications
    • Shinya Sakuma
       Project Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Local government & SDGs
    • Kosumo Takagi
       Project Research Associate, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Local government and SDGs
    • Hiroya Tanaka
       Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       Digital fabrication & SDGs
    • Masatoshi Tamamura
       Executive Director of Keio Research Institute at SFC,
       Professor, Faculty of Policy Management
       Local revitalization & SDGs
    • Jun Murai
       Professor, Keio University
       IoT & SDGs
    • Hitoshi Yoshizaki
       Associate Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       Index & SDGs

    Advisor

    • Masahiro Kawatei
       Global Compact Network Japan, Leader, SDG Taskforce
    • Tokutaro Hiramoto
       Associate Professor, Kanazawa Institute of Technology Representative, KIT SDGs Center
    • Soichiro Moridaira
       Professor Emeritus, Keio University

    Contact/Access

    xSDG Laboratory, Keio Research Institute at SFC
    Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus
    5322 Endo, Fujisawa-shi, Kanagawa, 252-0882 Japan

    Email: xsdg[at]sfc.keio.ac.jp