Ocean and Climate Forum

When, local time: 
Friday, 11 November 2016 -
9:00am to 12:30pm
Where: 
Morocco, Marrakech
Type of Event: 
Category 4- International Congress

Series of round table discussions organized by the Ocean and Climate Platform, jointly with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the Global Ocean Forum (GOF).
Programme:

9.00-9.30
Opening session:
Ségolène ROYAL, French Minister for Ecology, Sustainable develoment and Energy, COP 21 President
Hakima EL HAITE, Moroccan Minister for Ecology and Climate Champion

9.30-10.15
From Paris Agreement to Action
Mitigation and Adaptation: What initiatives for the Ocean and Climate actions?

10.15-11.00
Science
Scientific issues, gaps and research investments to improve our understandings of the interactions between ocean and climate and accompany the action.

11.00-11.30
Youth
Give voice to the youth on solutions that the ocean can offer for the climate in terms of adaptation and mitigation and also hear their vision of how to go forward on political and economic issues.

11.30-12.25
Ocean Coalition Session
What convergence between States and non-state actors on Ocean issues? How
integrate Ocean in the NDCs and the Global Climate Action Agenda?

12.25-12.30
Closing Speech