The High Seas, Our Future! Which Governance for a Sustainable Management of the Oceans?

When, local time: 
Thursday, 11 April 2013 -
9:00am to 7:30pm
Where: 
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Event under UNESCO Patronage
Contact: 
r.herve@unesco.org

The objective is to mobilize decision makers, the industrial community, associations and civil society to act towards a sustainable management of our ocean, following the outcomes of Rio+20.

The event is organized by the Economic, Social & Environmental Council (CESE) under the patronage of UNESCO with contibutions by Tara Expéditions, the Institut océanographique Paul Ricard, the Fondation Albert II, Nausicaa, the Cluster Maritime Français, Armateurs de France and the Institut Français de la mer.

Jean-Paul Delevoye, President of the CESE, Delphine Batho, French Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy, and Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO, will participate in this event.