Side event of Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2021
Appropriate Technology Choice for Alternative Development of Asian Countries – Toward A Sustainable Post-Pandemic Society
March 22, 2021
With Asian People’s Exchange (APEC) and Japan NGO Center for International Cooperation (JANIC) and SIBAT Executive Director Estrella F. Catarata presenting on Community-Based Renewable Energy Systems in the Philippines (CBRES).
In this event, in order to accelerate action and transformation for the attainment of SDGs, “A Comprehensive Framework on Appropriate Technology Choice for Sustainable Development” will be proposed, along with concrete examples of appropriate technology choice based on practices in Indonesia and the Philippines. The framework can lead to the sustainable and resilient post-pandemic society, where basic needs such as water, foods and electricity are supplied locally and self-sufficiently, participatory small to medium scale local industries are developed, and local people associate and exchange widely and inter-locally.List of Approved Side Events Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2021