12 Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

Packaging Sustainability's New Paradigm: Perspectives on Plastic Neutrality

Packaging Sustainability's New Paradigm: Perspectives on Plastic Neutrality June 08 2020 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

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Join RRS to explore plastic neutrality, an exciting concept in packaging sustainability that centers around measuring, reducing, and offsetting brands’ unique plastic footprints. Learn how plastic credits work, why brands find them valuable, and how they can be effective in alleviating our ocean plastic epidemic.

STORIES X FUTURE

StoriesXFuture - Ocean Innovation Series June 01 2020 @ 9:00 AM - June 14 2020 @ 5:00 PM

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During UN World Oceans Week, we’ll celebrate our love for the ocean & those fighting to save it. Explore cutting-edge technologies, and learn how to participate in ocean research and activism - even while at home.

Organized by Overview Collective & Garage Stories in partnership with the Peace Boat US & Friends of UN World Oceans Day. 

Microplastic Madness - student EPA ban rally at NY City Hall

MICROPLASTIC MADNESS - free family virtual screening and Q+A w/ Dr. Chelsea Rochman June 06 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:15 PM

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For World Oceans Day, Cafeteria Culture is excited to host a free family screening of our award winning movie, MICROPLASTIC MADNESS (76 minutes). Be inspired by Brooklyn youth to take plastic free action! This virtual (simultaneous) screening will be followed by a Q+A with ecotoxicologist, Dr. Chelsea Rochman, PhD, who is featured in the movie, and the movie's co-directors, Atsuko Quirk and Debby Lee Cohen.

Innovation for the Ocean Free Swim

Ocean Innovation Free Swim : Exchange Ideas, share challenges and stay connected June 02 2020 @ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

SeaAhead and Peace Boat are working together to host two Ocean Innovation 'Free Swims' during UN World Oceans Week 2020

About this Event

'Free Swims' are open forums that allow ocean innovators to connect, exchange strategies and resources, get support, and share challenges. This is an opportunity to break out into smaller discussion groups, allowing you to connect with peers and strengthen relationships.

THE UNITED NATIONS WORLD OCEANS DAY- A DIALOGUE

THE OCEAN DIALOGUE- Discussions from around the Globe Impacting our Oceans June 06 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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Dialogues are communication to collaboration through the process of critical and creative thinking.

The Pandemic has given rise to a lot of introspection when it comes to Life as a whole. It has got us to rethink values and continue on our journey of leaving no one behind.

The Ocean offers multiple opportunities towards creative conversations, values and understanding of the seas.

BBQ Hake by Michael Caines

Relais & Châteaux Chefs' Recipes Driving Innovation for Sustainable Oceans May 06 2020 @ 11:00 AM - June 10 2020 @ 12:00 PM

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Relais & Châteaux and UN World Oceans Day are co-hosting an Instagram Live cooking series in partnership with Ethic Ocean and Oceanic Global to promote ethical sea- and plant-based meals.

Starting Wednesday May 6th, six of the world's top chefs will take to their home kitchens to show you how to make a delicious and sustainable dish. They'll answer your burning questions about how to know if a fish, crustacean, mollusk, seaweed or whatever else they feature is sustainable. 

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