FAO in North America

Event Alert: World Oceans Day with the United Nations Family in Washington, DC

Submitted by Amy McMillen on June 6, 2014

You are cordially invited to celebrate World Oceans Day with the United Nations Family in Washington, DC.

When: Monday, June 9, 2014 at 12:00-1:30 pm

Where: UNEP RONA Office at 900 17th St. NW, Suite 506 (near Farragut West or Farragut North metro stations)

RSVP to Ahdi.Mohammed@unep.org by Friday, June 6

Celebrate World Oceans Day with United Nations Family in Washington!

Discover what United Nations organizations are doing to protect and conserve the ocean!

Event Program

Welcome by Patricia Beneke, Director, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Regional Office for North America

UNEP, Carla Friedrich, Land-Based Sources of Marine Pollution

United Nations Development Programme, Andrew Hudson, UNDP/Discover Channel, “Saving our Tuna” Documentary

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Barbara Ekwall, Can Oceans Feed the World?

Convention on Migratory Species, Monika Thiele, Sharks, Sea Turtles & Cetaceans!

Brown Bag Lunch/Light Refreshments Provided

RSVP’s: Ahdi.Mohammed@unep.org






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