Asia Mayors' Policy Dialogue
TOP Background Programme Result of dialogue
Result of dialogue
In the dialogue, city mayors attending from 14 Asian countries have shared best practices and lessons learned, and discussed further promotion of EST on urban transportation in Asia. Through the discussion, the declaration of volition for achieving EST; "Kyoto Declaration" was adopted.
Kyoto DeclarationPDF20KB
Kyoto Declaration (Japanese) PDF19KB
Programme, participants list and the presentation materials
Summary PDF113KB
Meeting ReportPDF

Opening Session Opening Remarks: Mr. Tomokatsu Kitagawa, Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan Opening Remarks: Mr. Kazunobu Onogawa, Director, United Nations Centre for Regional Development (UNCRD)
Welcome Speech: Mr. Yorikane Masumoto, Mayor of Kyoto City Keynote Speech: Mr. Loh Ah Tuan, Chairman of ASEAN Working Group on Environmentally Sustainable Cities (AWGESC) Presentation: Mr. Choudhury Rudra Charan Mohanty, Environment Programme Coordinator, UNCRD
Presentation: Prof. Hironori Hamanaka, Chair of ICLEI Japan Office ; Chair of the Board of Directors, IGES Group photo of the participants @
Ministry of the Environment | Air & Transportation