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Seventy-First Session of the United Nations General Assembly
United Nations Ocean Conference: Partnerships Dialogue

Monday, 05 June, 2017 - Friday, 09 June, 2017, New York
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Programme

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Recent Meetings

Partnership Dialogue: 9 June 2017 AM

“Enhancing the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources by implementing international law as reflected in the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea”

Co-Chairs

Her Excellency Concetta Fierravanti-Wells, Minister for International Development and the Pacific of Australia

Her Excellency Judi Wakhungu, Cabinet Secretary for Environment and Natural Resources of Kenya

Moderator

His Excellency Heraldo Muñoz, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Chile

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  • Jun 09 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
Partnership Dialogue: 8 June 2017 PM

“Increasing scientific knowledge, and developing research capacity and transfer of marine technology”

Co-Chairs

Her Excellency Thorgerdur Katrin Gunnarsdottir, Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture of Iceland

His Excellency Héctor Soldi, Vice-Minister for Fisheries and Aquaculture of Peru

Moderator

Mr. Johan Kuylenstierna, Executive Director, Stockholm Environment Institute, Sweden

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  • Jun 08 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
Partnership Dialogue: 7 June 2017 PM

“Increasing economic benefits to small island developing States and least developed countries and providing access for small-scale artisanal fishers to marine resources and markets”

Co-Chairs

His Excellency Keith Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada

His Excellency Marko Pomerants, Minister of Environment of the Republic of Estonia

Moderator

Ms. Meg Taylor, Pacific Ocean Commissioner

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  • Jun 07 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
Partnership Dialogue: 7 June 2017 AM

“Making fisheries sustainable”

Co-Chairs

His Excellency Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Coast Guard of Canada

Moderator

Mr. Anthony Long, Director of the Ending Illegal Fishing Project at the PEW Charitable Trusts

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  • Jun 07 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
Partnership Dialogue: 6 June 2017 PM

“Minimizing and addressing ocean acidification” (A/CONF.230/6)

Co-Chairs

His Serene Highness Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco

His Excellency Agostinho Mondlane, Minister of the Sea, Fisheries and Inland Waters of Mozambique

Moderator

Mr. Petteri Taalas, Secretary-General, World Meteorological Organization

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  • Jun 06 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
Partnership Dialogue: 6 June 2017 AM

“Managing, protecting, conserving and restoring marine and coastal ecosystems” (A/CONF.230/5)

Co-Chairs

His Excellency Tommy Esang Remengesau, Jr., President of the Republic of Palau

Her Excellency Silvia Velo, Under-Secretary of State in the Ministry of Environment, Land and Sea of Italy

Moderator

Ms. Martha Rojas-Urrego, Secretary General of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

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  • Jun 06 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
Partnership Dialogue: 5 June 2017

15:00 to 18:00 Conference Room 4

(Overflow room: Conference Room 1)

“Addressing marine pollution” (A/CONF.230/4)

Co-Chairs

His Excellency Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs of Indonesia

His Excellency Vidar Helgesen, Minister of Climate and Environment of Norway

Moderator

Mr. Elliott Harris, Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme

 

  • Jun 05 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)