Wakao Hanaoka

Wakao Hanaoka

CEO - Seafood Legacy


After working in marine conservation in the Maldives and Malaysia, Wakao Hanaoka joined Greenpeace Japan as a Senior Ocean Campaigner, where he started the Sustainable Seafood Market Project. Later, Wakao founded Seafood Legacy in Tokyo in 2015, to build Japan-centric solutions for seafood sustainability by addressing the importance of domestic business-led initiatives to create a driving force for regulatory reforms. Wakao is also an Expert Advisor of the Cabinet Office Council for Promotion of Regulatory Reform Fishery Working Group, a Committee Member of the Fishery Agency Wide Sea-area Fisheries Adjustment Commission, and a Collaborator member of the Conservation Alliance for Seafood Solutions (CASS). He is also a steering board member of Global Sustainable Seafood Initiatives (GSSI).

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Plenary: The Economics of Sustainability in Asia

11 June 2019
11:30 - 12:30
Grand Ballroom II & III
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