Naoko Ishii

Senior Executive Fellow, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

Present: senior executive fellow at Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation on circular economy. Also Executive Vice President of University of Tokyo and Professor and Director for Center for Global Commons at University of Tokyo. Former: CEO of GEF and Deputy Vice-Minister of Finance of Japan, Country Director, World Bank; positions at the International Monetary Fund and Harvard Institute for International Development. Member of the Stewardship Board, System Initiative on the Future of Environment and Natural Resource Security, World Economic Forum. Member of China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development. Member of the Leadership Council, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network. Member of the Advisory Committee, Future Earth.

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気候変動は次の10年が勝負、サーキュラーエコノミーは何ができるか

気候変動、異常気象、生物多様性の損失、海洋資源の乱獲や土壌の浸食という私たちが現在直面する環境災害の多くは、地球システムと経済システムという2つのシステムの衝突の結果です。私たちは、これまで私たちの文明を支えてきた完新世を離れ、人類が地球システムに圧倒的な影響を与える地質時代、人新世に突入した可能性があると地質学者は主張しています。

02 Mar 2021

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