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UN Ocean Conference

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UN Ocean Conference
UN Ocean Conference Side Event

PANEL DISCUSSION

All Hands on Deck: Accelerating Solutions to End Plastic Pollution 

This session will bring together governments, private sector and civil society involved in developing tools and strategies needed to implement a legally binding instrument to end plastic pollution.

There will be two panel discussions addressing the theme above … the first addressing country level action and the second looking at it from the civil society perspective.

Both panels will be moderated by Julie Andersen, CEO & Co-Founder of Plastic Oceans International. She wants you to be part of the conversation! To do so, scroll down to suggest questions to be asked!

Panelists for Discussion #1 

Rt Hon Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park, Minister for Pacific and the Environment of the United Kingdom, Minister for the Environment of the United Kingdom; Dr. Bettina Hoffmann, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection, Germany; Ms. Mari Pangestu, Managing Director Development Policy and Partnership, World Bank; Ms. Kristin Hughes, Director, Global Plastic Action Partnership, World Economic Forum; Mr. Gustavo Manrique, Minister of the Environment, Water and Ecological Transition of Ecuador.

Panelists for Discussion #2

Ms. Willemijn Peters, CEO Searious Business; Mr. Vincent Doumeizel, Senior Advisor, Ocean, United Nations, Global Compact; Mr. Mark Minneboo, Regional Director for Latin America for Plastic Oceans International

Altice Arena | Committee Room

Monday, 27 June

13:30 – 14:45

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

All Hands on Deck: Accelerating Solutions to End Plastic Pollution 

This session will bring together governments, private sector and civil society involved in developing tools and strategies needed to implement a legally binding instrument to end plastic pollution.

There will be two panel discussions addressing the theme above … the first addressing country level action and the second looking at it from the civil society perspective.

Both panels will be moderated by Julie Andersen, CEO & Co-Founder of Plastic Oceans International. She wants you to be part of the conversation! To do so, scroll down to suggest questions to be asked!

Panelists for Discussion #1 

Rt Hon Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park, Minister for Pacific and the Environment of the United Kingdom, Minister for the Environment of the United Kingdom; Dr. Bettina Hoffmann, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection, Germany; Ms. Mari Pangestu, Managing Director Development Policy and Partnership, World Bank; Ms. Kristin Hughes, Director, Global Plastic Action Partnership, World Economic Forum; Mr. Gustavo Manrique, Minister of the Environment, Water and Ecological Transition of Ecuador.

Panelists for Discussion #2

Ms. Willemijn Peters, CEO Searious Business; Mr. Vincent Doumeizel, Senior Advisor, Ocean, United Nations, Global Compact; Mr. Mark Minneboo, Regional Director for Latin America for Plastic Oceans International

Altice Arena | Monday, 27 June | 13:30 – 14:45

PLUS, THIS WILL BE BROADCAST ON LIVE ON UN WEB TV! CLICK BUTTON BELOW AT THE START TIME.

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This panel event is organized and brought to you by the United Nations Environment Programme, The World Bank, World Economic Forum, OECD, the Government of the UK and Plastic Oceans International.

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Plastic Oceans International is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization, founded and existing under the laws of California (Federal Tax ID #81-3778043). We are dedicated to ending plastic pollution and fostering sustainable communities worldwide.

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