Jun 22, 2018
RIC member, Dr. Nabil Nasr, Associate Provost and Director of the Golisano Institute for Sustainability, RIT and CEO of REMADE Institute, presented on behalf of the United Nations Environment Programme's International Resource Panel (IRP) on June 21, 2018 at the G7 Summit in Charlevoix, Quebec Canada. Dr. Nasr is one of only three U.S. members.
The IRP final report is on the Assessment of Resource Efficiency and Innovation in Circular Economy through Remanufacturing, Refurbishment, Repair and Direct Reuse. The report explores ways to advance remanufacturing, refurbishment, repair and direct reuse.
The offical launch of the findings will be in Japan at the World Circular Economy Forum.