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xSDG Laboratory, Keio Research Institute at SFC






NEWS

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.

2020/06/29 Norichika Kanie served as the lecturer in Keio Chutobu Juniorr High School for kickoff the project of the SDGs 169 Target Icon by Japanese.

2020/6/26 2020/6/26 The xSDG Laboratory & xSDG Consortium, Keio Research Institute at SFC, Keio University was hold the Symposium on 26th June by online.

2020/6/26 “SDGs Action List for Companies, Version 1” have been released from the sectoral group on the financial assessment platform by the xSDG Consortium.

2020/6/26 The report of the sectoral group on the plastic waste problem by the xSDG Consortium have been released.

2020/6/25 The new translation of SDGs and targets has been completed by “the committee for the new translation of SDGs and targets”(Norichika Kanie represents).


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

MEMBERS

    • Norichika Kanie
       Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Laboratory representative leader
    • Keisuke Uehara
       Associate Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       ICT & SDGs
    • Fumitoshi Kato
       Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies,
       Dean, Graduate School of Media and Governance Local revitalization & SDGs
    • Hiroko Kuniya
       Project Professor, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Implementation of SDGs, publication of laboratory research results, transmission of information
    • 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

    • Soichiro Moridaira
       Professor Emeritus, Keio University
    • Masahiro Kawatei
       Global Compact Network Japan, Leader, SDG Taskforce

    Contact/Access

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

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