Ocean Action Hub

TUESDAY, 6 JUNE 2017

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

CONFERENCE ROOM 6, UNHQ

SIDE EVENT TO THE OCEAN CONFERENCE

Hosted by PEMSEA and UNDP, with UN Environment, The Economist, R20 Regions of Climate Action, Blue Finance, Blueyou, Climate Bonds Initiative, Credit Suisse and Althelia Ecosphere. Read the summary report of this session here >

Moderator:

  • Haoliang Xu, Regional Director for Asia and the Pacific, UNDP

Speakers:

  • H.E. Mr. Peter Thompson, President of the UN General Assembly
  • Elliott Harris, Director, New York Office, UN Environment
  • Charles Goddard, Executive Director, The Economist’s World Ocean Summit, Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Asia Pacific
  • Stephen Adrian RossExecutive Director and Chief Technical Officer, PEMSEA
  • Nicolas Pascal, Conservation finance expert and director of the UNEP-funded Blue Finance project
  • Ger Bergkamp, Executive Director, IWA Network / Clean Ocean Fund
  • David Barley, Investment Director, Althelia Ecosphere / Sustainable Ocean Fund
  • Fabian Huwyler, Director, Sustainability Affairs, Credit Suisse
  • Trip O'Shea, Encourage Capital, United States
  • Veerle Vandeweerd, Board member, R20 Regions of Climate Action

Related news: New PEMSEA Report Highlights the Importance of "Blue Carbon" in the Seas of East Asia

More information: https://oceanconference.un.org/index.php?page=view&type=20000&nr=1898&menu=3327

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