Marcel Julien

  • published MARDAY 2021 MesoAmerican Reef Day 2021-02-26 15:52:30 -0600

    MARDAY 2021


    To celebrate the Mesoamerican Reef, #RestoreCoral will convene a online streaming video series called “MAR Day (Mesoamerican Reef Day): Resilience & Development, Road to United Nations World Oceans Day 2021” on March 10, 2021, this event will be broadcasted on Restore Coral’s Youtube Channel and portal, starting at 9am, Central Time Mexico. The video series will also be shared on the UN World Oceans Day website as a lead up to the event in June. The goals of this series are the following:

    • Highlighting the Ocean Life of the area and the Current Resilience Efforts

    • Highlighting the Mayan Coastal Communities that have being Affected by the Degradation of the Ecosystem, the COVID Economical Crisis and the Coastal Development

    • Showcasing Innovations for Sustainable Development

    • To contribute to the Resilience Strategy of the Region


    We are excited to feature the following topics and speakers in the series:



    Cozumel from 1968 to present by Thomas J. F. Goreau, PhD, Global Coral Reef Alliance

    Macrolife in Cozumel by Photographer Robert Stansfield

    Blue Finance by Dr. Santiago J. Bucaram, PhD, IDB

    New Paradigm of Tourism by Natalia Bayona , UN WTO

    Sailing for Sustainability by Emilie McGlone, Peace Boat

    Coastal Protection by Reefy

    Restoration Tourism by Dr. German Mendez, Cozumel Coral Reef Restoration Program

    Satellite Monitoring & AI for Water Quality & Reef Monitoring by Dr. Jose Luis Hernandez, PhD, Aquosmic

    Bioprospection by Dr. Anton Vila, PhD, INVICTUS Project

    Ending plastic by PetGas Oceans

    Climate Justice by Mayan Cooperative "Coral Negro"

    Social Innovation by Roberto Cerda, #RestoreCoral

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  • published Voluntariado in Involúcrate 2018-02-23 23:23:01 -0600