Side Event: “High-level dialogue on Oceans and Small Island States”

Side Event: “High-level dialogue on Oceans and Small Island States”

Programme includes:

High-level dialogue: Heads of of delegations of Member states

Guest speaker: Dr. Sylvia Earle, Oceanographer and Explorer, Mission Blue, Silvia Earle Alliance

 

Special presentation by:

Mr. Douglas Frantz, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD on support for SIDS to develop their economies through the implementation SDG 14

Mr. Nishan Degnarain, Chair, Global Agenda Council on Oceans, World Economic Forum on the “Tuna Tracibility Decleration”
Mr. Mr Jonathan Taylor, Vice-President for Climate, European Investment Bank on “Climate resilient growth and SIDS

Announcement of voluntary commitments by SIDS Partners:

SIDS DOCK Blue Guardians
Waitt Foundation
Parley for Oceans
Swimsol Floating Solar Technology
Plastic Mining Corporation

 

 

 

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