About ACFN

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About ACFN 2017-10-21T00:03:14+00:00

Introduction

Asia Carbon Footprint Network (ACFN),launched in 2013, is the first regional network in the world, addressing climate impact of products and value chains. As a voluntary network, ACFN members span more than 8 countries in China, Korea, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Russia and Thailand.

ACFN organize its work with three big goals:
1. Supporting dialogue and expanding scientific base on carbon footprints: fostering cooperation and information exhange, and serving as the platform for promoting carbon footprint programmes
2. Promoting awareness and capacity: enhancing the use and availability of information related to carbon footprinting and the relevant labels, identifying capacity gaps and facilitating knowledge exchange among members
3. Servicing as the information platform for Product Carbon Footprinting among other relevant organizations and networks.