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xSDG Laboratory, Keio Research Institute at SFC






NEWS

2019/10/2 "Japan’s SDGs White Paper 2019" (editor: xSDG Laboratory, Keio Research Institute at SFC,Issue: Impress R & D) has been issued.

2019/11/22-23 SFC Open Research Forum 2019 (Date:November 22-23, 2019、Venue:Tokyo Midtown、Chair of Planning Committee:Kanie Norichika)

2019/9/23 xSDG Laboratory & xSDG Consortium, Keio Research Institute at SFC, Keio University was held the Symposium in NY "Essence for Successful Actions towards Achieving the SDGs" on 23rd September at NY
International Institute for Sustainable Development(IISD)website
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan(Twitter)

2019/9/10 The meeting about SDGs promotion by Japanese stakeholders (Date: September 6, 2019, Location: United Nations University (Shibuya), supported by the xSDG Laboratory) submitted the proposal to Japanese government.
Nippon Television Network Corporation NEWS24(2019/9/9 21:25)

2019/9/9 Thesis "Rules to goals: emergence of new governance strategies for sustainable development" (Norichika Kanie and others) was published on the international journal "Sustainability Science".

2019/9/1 The student's activity of Kanie Lab. was introduced by the website of Asahi shimbun.

2019/8/2 Norichika Kanie appeared as a speaker at the "NIKKEI SDGs Forum in Yokohama"

2019/8/7 The article on which Norichika Kanie served as the moderator was published in the magazine "三田評論" by Keio University.

2019/8/6 Call for "3rd Japan SDGs Award" has started.

2019/8/1 The Japanese Bankers Association published the report about financial research. (The chapter 3 of the first research group was written by Norichika Kanie.)


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
    • Mitsuru Kawamoto
       Project Research Associate, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Companies & 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
    • Hiroya Tanaka
       Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       Digital fabrication & SDGs
    • Kosumo Takagi
        Project Research Associate, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Local government and SDGs
    • Masatoshi Tamamura
       Executive Director of Keio Research Institute at SFC,
       Professor, Faculty of Policy Management Local revitalization & SDGs
    • Yoshihide Terada
       Project Research Associate, Graduate School of Media and Governance
       Companies and SDGs
    • Jun Murai
       Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       IoT & SDGs
    • Hitoshi Yoshizaki
       Associate Professor, Faculty of Environment and Information Studies
       Index & SDGs

    Advisor

    • 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