Since its inception in 2000, the Kitakyushu Initiative has been instrumental in building the capacity of the local governments in Asia and the Pacific region for the improvement of the urban environment. Wide-range of activities are conducted to ensure the progress of environmental improvement through demonstration projects, workshops and seminars, study tour, network meetings and information dissemination.













United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Environment Section
Environment and Sustainable Development Division
United Nations Building, Rajdamnern Avenue
Bangkok 10200 Thailand

Institute for Global Environmental Strategies

Kitakyushu Initiative Network Secretariat
3-9-30 Asano, Kokurakita-ku
Kitakyushu City 802-0001 Japan