ProSPER.Net Forum on Sustainability in Higher Education

 “Higher Education for Sustainable Development- Advancing the Nagoya Declaration”

 Date: 4 June 2015
Venue: Tongji University, Shanghai, China
(1002 Lecture Room, Zonghe Building)


13:30-13:45Opening RemarksDr. Kazuhiko Takemoto (UNU-IAS Director, ProSPER.Net Secretariat Director)

Prof. Wu Jiang (Vice President of Tongji University, Dean of UNEP-Tongji Institute of Environment for Sustainable Development)

13:45-14:45Keynote Presentation“Higher Education for the Future We Want”

Mr. Wang Zhijia (Former Special Advisor for Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme; Former Director General of International Cooperation Department, State Environmental Protection Administration of China (SEPA), China)

14:45-15:00Coffee break
15:00-16:45Panel DiscussionChair: Prof. Mario Tabucanon (UNU-IAS)


  • Prof. Wu Jiang (Tongji University)
  • Prof. Yuji Suzuki (Hosei University)
  • Prof. Tony Dalton (RMIT University)
  • Prof. Michael Tan (University of the Philippines)
  • Student participants of ISCES
16:45-17:00Wrap-up and closing