Inclusion at Sea: An Evening of Storytelling

June 06 2019 @ 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM


Please join us for an experiential event exploring inclusive ocean impact as part of UN Oceans Week! Central will be the art of film and storytelling in promoting sustainable ocean solutions. This special Sundowner brings together social innovators, solutionists and environmental creative activists. Special guests include Hinano Teavai Murphy, Christian Vanizette, Kiran Jandu, Lynn Zebeda, Sebastian Lindstrom, Daniela Fernandez and grammy award winner Kenny Young.

Be sure to RSVP as we have limited space.

Hosted by Creative Visions, WeOcean Planet Home, Carousel, MD25 Entertainment

About the hosts:

Creative Visions: Founded by Kathy Eldon and Amy Eldon Turteltaub in 1998, Creative Visions, a global non-profit and United Nations NGO, ignites change through impact storytelling and creative activism. We build powerful coalitions of organizations with solutions for critical issues – with a focus on social and environmental justice.

Planet 911 is an international call to action to youth across the world using Film, Arts & Media, as a way of disrupting the current climate direction. Planet 911 is a unique and growing coalition of organizations and individuals committed to taking action to protect the future of our planet.

Planet Home: PLANET HOME showcases creative and immersive experiences to accelerate mass adoption of actionable solutions to protect the health of our planet. During this three-day event, the PLANET HOME team will bring together world-renowned leaders, artists and talent from music, art, technology, policy, research and more, to present their insights and ideas on how they are inspiring everyone to become an Environmental Solutionist.

Carousel: As a collaborative collective of creative talent, Carousel embodies a new way of working. By combining our production and post experience with resources from the agency world, we’re able to develop communications solutions in a smarter and more efficient way. So whether you need editing resources, creative ideation or anything in between, we’ll make sure you enjoy the ride.

MD25: MD25 unites the creativity and capabilities of Carousel and 25th Street Music into a production and post house with an extensive worldwide music publishing network comprised of the elite in the music business.

Makesense/WeOcean: makesense is a global community comprised of 100,000 citizens, social entrepreneurs, and organizations engaged on building local solutions for the most pressing issues of our time. makesense partners with governments, institutions and companies to scale solutions and accelerate positive impact across 40+ countries.

WeOcean, launching in June 2019, is focused on revitalizing the ocean through creative awareness and inclusive action. The initiative is led by Chrisitan Vanizette (makesense), Lynn Zebeda (Dr. Monk), and Kiran Jandu (UN-Nippon

  • Storytelling for impact
  • Bringing together inspiring changemakers





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