Dr. Lewis Akenji coordinates the research project REDUCTIONS (Reducing Environmental Degradation & Unsustainable Consumption Trends & Impacts On Nature & Society), and is Guest Managing Editor of the Journal of Cleaner Production special volume on Absolute Reductions.
He is lead author of two recent UN publications:
- Sustainable Consumption Guide for Policy Makers: Debunking Myths and Outlining Solutions (Asia Edition); and
- Sustainable Consumption and Production: A Handbook for Policymakers (Global Edition).
Akenji is Senior Policy Fellow at the think-tank IGES (Institute for Global Environmental Strategies).