The first RCE Thematic conference: towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable development

The first global RCE (Regional Centre of Expertise) Thematic conference was held from the 5th to the 7th of December 2017 in Okayama City, Japan. The three themes were:

  • Biodiversity and ecosystem services
  • Climate change
  • Sustainable Consumption and Production

The conference was attended by more than 100 delegates and facilitators from all over the world. Uganda was represented by one participant, namely, Byaruhanga Aloysius, coordinator of RCE Greater Masaka from Uganda Martyrs University.

During that conference, the work done by Lake Victoria catchment environment education project was recognized and awarded a certificate.

Sustainable development
Certification of recognition, for RCE Greater Masaka, Lake Victoria catchment environmental education project