Responsible Consumption and Production

Responsible Consumption and Production

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Keywords: Development, Education, Hazardous Waste, Impacts, Information, Material Consumption, Material Footprint, Recycling, Sustainable Consumption & Production, Sustainable Development, Sustainable Practices, Sustainable Tourism, Waste.

Target

Indicators

12.1 Localize the 10‐Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns, with a focus on creating new job/market opportunities and contributing to poverty eradication and social development and environmental sustainability at the City level through increased stakeholder engagement
12.1.1 Number of countries with sustainable consumption and production (SCP) national action plans or SCP mainstreamed as a priority or a target into national policies
12.2 By 2030, achieve the sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources
12.2.1 Material footprint, material footprint per capita, and material footprint per GDP
12.2.2 Domestic material consumption, domestic material consumption per capita, and domestic material consumption per GDP
12.3 By 2030, halve per capita local food waste at the retail and consumer levels and reduce food losses along production and supply chains, including post-harvest losses
12.3.1 Global food loss index
12.4 By 2020, achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed national and local standards, and significantly reduce their release to air, water and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment
12.4.1 Number of parties to international multilateral environmental agreements on hazardous waste, and other chemicals that meet their commitments and obligations in transmitting information as required by each relevant agreement
12.4.2 Hazardous waste generated per capita and proportion of hazardous waste treated, by type of treatment
12.5 By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse
12.5.1 National recycling rate, tons of material recycled
12.6 Encourage companies, located and operating in Los Angeles, to adopt sustainable practices and to integrate sustainability information into their reporting cycle
12.6.1 Number of companies publishing sustainability reports
12.7 Promote public procurement practices that are sustainable, in accordance with national, state and city-wide policies and priorities
12.7.1 Number of countries implementing sustainable public procurement policies and action plans
12.8 By 2030, ensure that people everywhere have the relevant information and awareness for sustainable development and lifestyles in harmony with nature
12.8.1 Extent to which (i) global citizenship education and (ii) education for sustainable development (including climate change education) are mainstreamed in (a) national education policies; (b) curricula; (c) teacher education; and (d) student assessment
12.A Support all entities in Los Angeles to strengthen their scientific and technological capacity to move towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and production
12.A.1 Amount of support to developing countries on research and development for sustainable consumption and production and environmentally sound technologies
12.B Develop and implement tools to monitor sustainable development impacts for sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products
12.B.1 Number of sustainable tourism strategies or policies and implemented action plans with agreed monitoring and evaluation tools
12.C Rationalize inefficient fossil-fuel subsidies that encourage wasteful consumption by removing market distortions, in accordance with local circumstances, including by restructuring taxation and phasing out those harmful subsidies, where they exist, to reflect their environmental impacts, taking fully into account the specific needs and conditions of communities within Los Angeles and minimizing the possible adverse impacts on their development in a manner that protects the poor and otherwise affected populations
12.C.1 Amount of fossil-fuel subsidies per unit of GDP (production and consumption) and as a proportion of total national expenditure on fossil fuels