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2nd General Meeting of African Clean Cities Platform
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25-29 August 2019, Yokohama City, Japan

The Second General Meeting of African Clean Cities Platform (ACCP) will be held in Yokohama-city, Japan in August 2019, concurrently with the TICAD 7. To promote sustainable waste management towards clean and resilient city, the meeting provide an opportunity to share and discuss challenges, good practices, applicable solutions as well as future actions bringing together a wide range of participants from Africa and Japan. The meeting will also confirm the overall direction and plan of ACCP activities highlighting key points discussed and thereby strengthen network and collaboration amongst participants.


Event Information:

(1) Outlines of the General Meeting


25th August to 29th August 2019
*26th and 27th August will be the main session, open to public.


Yokohama-City, Japan
26th Aug: Hamagin Hall VIA MARE (3-1-1, Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa)
27th Aug: 1-1-1, Pacifico Yokohama (1-1-1 Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa)

Co-hosting organizations

Ministry of Environment Japan, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Yokohama-City, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)

Expected Participants

ACCP member countries/cities, international institutions, private companies, development partners and other related organizations

Main Theme

"Sustainable Waste Management towards Clean and Resilient City"


(2) Program (planned)

Day 1 (August 26 @ Hamagin Hall) 9:30-17:30.

Sharing Experience and Applicable Solutions
Education and Public Awareness for Waste Management

Day 2 (August 27 @ Exhibition Hall B, Pacifico Yokohama) 10:30-17:00.

Waste Data Management toward SDGs
Financing SWM in Africa
High Level Session: ACCP's roles toward clean cities and healthy life in Africa

(3) Registration for participation

Pre-registration is necessary to participate in this event. Please send an e-mail specifying the following information by August 9, 2019.

*Please be advised that number of participates can be restricted due to the capacity of the venue.


Required Information:

  • Name
  • Affiliation, position
  • Phone number with country code
  • Email address
  • The day of participation (both days, 26th or 27th).

Contact: The Secretariat of the 2nd General Meeting of ACCP (within the Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center (OECC))

E-mail: accpyokohama@oecc.or.jp
Tel: +81 (0)3-6803-4291

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