Earth Day 2018 was dedicated to ending plastic pollution. UNDP and the Smithsonian Institution held an online event celebrating
#EarthOptimism2018 and our ocean. Watch the video recording below:
The event featured the Smithsonian's #EarthOptimism global digital campaign to raise public awareness of the challenges facing the well-being of the planet and the life it supports. To further Earth Day 2018's theme of ending platic pollution, the event also included a discussion of the future of our ocean and SDG14 with UNDP's Andrew Hudson, Head of Water and Ocean Governance and Nancy Knowlton, Sant Chair in Marine Science at the Smithsonian Institution.