UN Headquarters, Conference Room B
Hosted by Peace Boat
14 February, 18:15 - 19:30 EST
This side event will bring together stakeholders from the tourism and shipping industries, together with civil society representatives, to consider the role of partnerships toward more sustainable shipping and tourism practices to implement the SDGs, in particular SDG14. This will focus on the cruise industry and efforts to reduce marine pollution, increase benefits for small island states through sustainable management of tourism, and transfer marine technology in relation to shipping and transportation.