2nd Working Group Meeting on Developing Common PCR for Carbon Footprint May 26, 2017 in Seoul, Republic of Korea

By | 2017-10-30T13:18:53+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

Four member agencies including KEITI, TGO, TEMA and ITRI have decided to harmonize existing PCRs written on similar identical products. As a follow-up to the first meeting which was held on 7-8 Dec 2016 in Taipei, the second Working Group Meeting was hosted in KEITI on 26 May 2017. During the Meeting, all agencies identified discrepancies [...]

Annual Meeting and Seminar 2017 May 25, 2017 in Seoul, Republic of Korea

By | 2017-10-30T13:32:24+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

The Network Meeting which was convened in KEITI, Seoul on 25 May, was attended by 22 representatives from 13 organizations and 4 observers. The meeting welcomed new members: SIRIM Berhad Malaysia and CMA Industrial Development Foundation Limited, Hong Kong. The Secretariat gave an overview of the past and current activities. Also the Meeting reviewed the Terms [...]

Meeting on the Harmonization of PCRs among ACFN members

By | 2017-10-30T13:25:32+00:00 December 4th, 2016|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

As a follow-up to the action plans discussed and developed during the Guangzhou Workshop, leading agencies including KEITI, TGO, and ITRI have decided to align approaches to PCR development, and harmonize existing PCRS written on similar or identical products. Through the meeting which was held on 4 Dec 2016, the three agencies discussed the detailed steps [...]

Workshop on the Joint Research Project

By | 2017-10-30T13:25:50+00:00 March 16th, 2016|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

The ACFN and the Carbon Trust jointly held the final workshop on 16 March 2016 in Guangzhou to review the outcome of the study which has been jointly conducted by the Carbon Trust and Asia Carbon Footprint Network during August 2015 to March 2016. With a goal to minimize costs and improve efficiency for both labeling [...]

Asia Carbon Footprint Network 2015 Conference “Carbon Footprinting and Labelling Schemes: recent development and the way forward”

By | 2017-10-30T13:26:16+00:00 October 26th, 2015|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

The Conference 2015 was jointly hosted by the ENEA Office, which is the Secretariat of ACFN, the Green Council (Hong Kong) and Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI). It brought together key stakeholders including eco-labelling programmes from Europe and Asia, academia, government agencies and international organizations. The Conference provided an overview of the carbon footprint [...]

Asia Carbon Footprint Network: 2014 Seminar “Carbon Footprint as effective tools for business management and communication”

By | 2017-10-30T13:26:50+00:00 November 17th, 2014|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

Session I Recent development in carbon footprint in the context of environmental footprint in Europe and Asia French initiatives on product environmental footprint and Casino's Environmental Index by Mr. Marc Voinnesson, Project and Non Food Quality Director, Casino Group, France Environmental footprint initiatives in Thailand by Dr. Thumrongrut Mungcharoen, Associate Professor, National Science and Technology Development [...]

Capacity Building Training on Carbon Footprint and Labelling Schemes for the Philippines

By | 2017-10-30T13:27:21+00:00 August 14th, 2014|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

ESCAP-ENEA and the Korea Environment Industry and Technology Institute (KEITI), serving as the Secretariat of the Asia Carbon Footprint Network (ACFN) in collaboration with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources of the Philippines will co-organize a capacity training programme in Manila on 14-15August 2014. Bringing together various stakeholders from central and local governments, industries, academia [...]

The Asia Carbon Footprint Seminar 2013 and the First Asia Carbon Footprint Network Meeting

By | 2017-10-30T13:27:39+00:00 October 30th, 2013|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

The meeting consisted of two parts: a seminar on sharing of practices on carbon footprinting and other related programmes and activities; and a discussion on detailed programmes and operational modalities for the Network’s Secretariat moving forward.   • Programme   [Special Session: Carbon Footprint – Trends and Prospects]   • Carbon Footprint Labeling: Advancing SCP and [...]

The Meeting of Asia Carbon Footprint Partnership

By | 2017-10-30T13:28:07+00:00 October 31st, 2012|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

Organized by the UNESCAP East and North-East Asia Office and Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI), the  meeting exchanged information on national progress in developing carbon-labeling schemes as well as discussed areas and modalities of multilateral cooperation to be undertaken by the Asia Carbon Footprint Network (ACFN) in support of low-carbon development in Asian countries. [...]

The First Meeting of Asia-Korea Carbon Footprint Partnership Program

By | 2017-10-30T13:28:34+00:00 October 13th, 2011|Categories: Activities, Meetings|

• Organized by Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute (KEITI), Korea International Trade Association (KITA) and UN ESCAP East and North-East Asia Office • Sponsored by Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Korea Programme  <Asia-Korea Seminar on Carbon Footprint> • Keynote Speech - Addressing Climate Change and the Role of Carbon Footprint Initiatives, Mr. Kilaparti Ramakrishna, [...]