Ocean Literacy in Action at the European Ocean Days

8 March 2024 Brussels, Belgium All Events

Hosted by DG MARE and the vibrant EU4Ocean coalition, and with the support of IOC/UNESCO, Ocean Literacy in Action at the European Ocean days will be filled with insightful discussions and activities centred around ocean literacy.

This event will shine a spotlight on the collective achievements of the EU4Ocean coalition’s three pillars – the platform, the Youth4Ocean Forum, and the Network of Blue Schools – complemented by global insights from IOC/UNESCO initiatives.

But there’s more! This event will also be celebrating International Women’s Day, highlighting the extraordinary contributions of women in ocean science, art, and education.

This event will be held at Sparks Meeting, Rue Ravenstein 60, 1000 Brussels, on 8 March 2024.

Panel Discussion

Engaging the wider public in Ocean Literacy

2-3pm CET

Panel discussion among artists, journalists, media, and influencers on how to best engage citizens and young people in ocean literacy.

Panel discussion organised by REVOLVE. Here is the list of speakers of our session:

Valentina Lovat
Marine Scientist at IOC/UNESCO
Matthieu Duchateau
Founding member of Talk C.E.C.
Adélaïde Charlier
Climate Activist
Stuart Reigeluth
Founder of REVOLVE
Greet Brauwers
Multimedia journalist/filmmaker and artist