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In one of its largest city-wide projects ever, Yokohama City has taken the initiative to replace all power consumed within city-owned facilities with renewable energy by 2050 as part of its new goal: “Zero Carbon Yokohama." As the first step towards this goal, the...
Yokohama City, alongside and as part of the Tokyo Metropolitan Consortium, has been selected as one of four “Global Startup Cities” by the Japanese Government. The Tokyo Metropolitan Consortium is comprised of Tokyo Metropolitan Government, Yokohama City, Kawasaki...
SDG Leadership Cities Third Convening: Toward recovery from COVID-19 through the perspective of SDGs
The Office of the City of Yokohama Rep. to the Americas participated as the representative of Yokohama city in the third convening of the SDG Leadership Cities Network hosted for the first time virtually by Brookings Institution from June 16th to 18th. The main topic of discussion during the conference was the relationship between upholding the SDGs and moving toward recovery from the global COVID-19 pandemic. City representatives shared and discussed their challenges and efforts in the process of recovery and moving towards the new normal through the lenses of “Equity and Sustainability,” “Governance and Partnership,” and “Data and Financing.”
Japanese life science companies seek partnering opportunities as BIO International Convention goes Digital for 2020
The BIO International Convention (this year "BIO Digital 2020") is an annual convention held in the US that brings together life science companies of all sizes to network, discuss, and learn from expert-led educational seminars. It has consistently been the world’s...