Nov 16, 2014
The world heavyweights of conservation are gathered in Sydney for
the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) 2014
World Parks Congress, People, Parks, Planet – a landmark global
forum on protected areas.We’re very excited to be bringing three of
the world’s eminent marine conservationists to a panel discussion
about the current global priorities in marine protection
Sunday’s Radio Marinara:
Dr Sylvia Earle, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, global marine conservation hero, and Patron of the IUCN World Parks Congress 2014.
Prof Dan Laffoley, Marine Vice Chair of IUCN's World Commission on Protected Areas and Senior Advisor Marine Science and Conservation, IUCN's Global Marine and Polar Programme.
Dr Alasdair Harris, member of the World Commission on Protected Areas, the Marine Stewardship Council's Stakeholder Council, and a technical advisor to the United Nations Environment Programme's Convention on Migratory Species Secretariat.