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LAUNCH CEREMONY: Future Leaders’ Declaration on ASEAN-Japan Cooperation for International Marine Plastic Waste

The ASEAN-Japan Centre will hold a launch ceremony for “Future Leaders’ Declaration on ASEAN-Japan Cooperation for International Marine Plastic Waste” as below. 

Under this project, the Centre invited leading students of Japan and ASEAN Member States to participate in the making of a declaration on the ASEAN-Japan cooperation for international marine plastic waste. 

To join the event online, please register in advance.

Date and TimeTue, 16 March 2021, 09:30-12:00 (JST)
Venue

Live broadcast via Zoom  and YouTube 

Target participantsBusiness companies, government agencies, local governments, academics and students interested in ASEAN-Japan cooperation for marine plastic waste.
OrganizerASEAN-Japan Centre
LanguageEnglish and Japanese (with interpretation) 
Estimated number of participantsNo limit
Registration for online participationhttps://data.asean.or.jp/form/seminar/app_seminar.aspx?id=94766324
ContactResearch and Policy Analysis (RPA) Cluster, ASEAN-Japan Centre
Tel: +81-3-5402-8004
Fax: +81-3-5402-8005
Email: info_rpa@asean.or.jp

Program

09:00-09:30

Open Doors / Links for attendance
(MC) Ms. AMANO Fujiko, AJC Assistant Director & Head of RPA Cluster

09:30-09:40

Welcome Remarks
ASEAN Secretary General H.E. Dato Lim Jock Hoi

09:40-10:10

Keynote Speech
Nobel Laureate in Physics Prof. KAJITA Takaaki
Topic: Perspective on the coexistence of universe, mankind and nature

10:10-10:45

Launch of the Declaration
Future Leaders’ Declaration and Signing on ASEAN-Japan Cooperation for International Marine Plastic Waste by Student Representatives:

  • Ms. Machiko FUJIKAWA (Japan), Bachelor in Resources and Environmental Engineering, Waseda University
  • Mr. Yukiya UCHIDA (Japan), Bachelor in Agriculture, Bioresource and Bioenvironment, Kyushu University
  • Mr. Bandos ROS (Cambodia), PhD candidate in Economics, Hiroshima University
  • Ms. NURLATIFAH (Indonesia), Master in Chemistry, Kumamoto University
  • Ms. Shelvy SANTOSO (Indonesia), Master in Environmental and Civil Engineering, Toyama Prefectural University
  • Ms. Thuy Tien TRAN (Viet Nam), Master in Environmental Management, Kyoto University

Address on the Declaration
Nobel Laureate in Physics, Prof. KAJITA Takaaki

Address on the Declaration
Prof. ISOBE Atsuhiko, Mentor and Professor, Kyushu University Center for Ocean and Atmospheric Research

10:45-11:45

Panel discussion

Title: “What Future Leaders may Learn from Present Leaders”

  • Facilitator:
     Ms. AMANO Fujiko, AJC Assistant Director & Head of RPA Cluster 
  • Panelist:
     Prof. KAJITA Takaaki
        Nobel Laureate in Physics
  • Panelist:
     Dr. SUZUKI Motoyuki
        Representative Director, Japan Association for UNEP
     
  • Panelist:
     Ms. KOSHIISHI Yuko
        Senior General Manager, Corporate Sustainability Department, Suntory Holdings Limited
  • Panelist:
     Prof. ISOBE Atsuhiko, Mentor and Professor
        Kyushu University Center for Ocean and Atmospheric Research
  • Four Student Representatives:
        Mr. Bandos ROS (Cambodia)
        PhD candidate
     in Economics, Hiroshima University 
        Ms. Shelvy SANTOSO (Indonesia)
        Master in Environment
    al and Civil Engineering, Toyama Prefectural University
        Ms. Thuy Tien TRAN (Viet Nam)
        Master in Environmental Management, Kyoto University

        Ms. FUJIKAWA Machiko (Japan)
        Bachelor in Engineering, Waseda University

Open forum

11:45-11:50Closing remarks
AJC Secretary General FUJITA Masataka
11:50-12:00End of programme