Friends of the Marine Regions Forum – UNOC 2022 – Lunch Exchange

29/06/2022 - 1:00 - 2:30

Chiado Room of the Tivoli Oriente Lisboa Hotel

Participation is by invitation only.

At the “Friends of the Marine Regions Forum – UNOC 2022 – Lunch Exchange” we would like to share progress since the launch of the Marine Regions Forum at the first UN Ocean and Our Ocean Conferences in 2017, showcase collective achievements for ocean governance and healthy marine regions, and provide an outlook on the Marine Region Forum conference organized in partnership with the Nairobi Convention to take place in 2023 in the Western Indian Ocean.

We look forward to statements from key partners, including:

  • Anders Grönvall, State Secretary of Climate and Environment, Sweden
  • Bettina Hoffmann, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection, Germany
  • Alexandre Bartolomeu, Ministry of Land and Environment, Mozambique
  • Raphaël  Goulet, Head of Unit for Ocean Governance, Law of the Sea, Arctic Policy of Directorate General Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (MARE)

and informal exchanges among friends of the Marine Regions Forum.