On 27 April, 2015, Daniela Russo, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Think Beyond Plastic, gave an overview of the most recent developments in the rapidly expanding field of material, manufacturing and design innovation across a range of sectors with an emphasis on the substantial contribution of alternatives to help address marine plastics from a range of pollution sources: food packaging and services, medical equipment, personal care products, construction, transportation and agriculture.
Annette Cowie (STAP) at the UNCCD 3rd Scientific Conference 9-12 March in Cancún, México
The STAP Agro-Ecosystem Resilience workshop kicked off on November 19, 2014 in Sydney Australia with opening remarks from Monique Barbut – the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD).
For the Fall 2014 session, the STAP Open Meeting will be held on October 27, 2014
STAP collaborated with UNEP and UNEP’s World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) to host a technical meeting to analyze current global experience of implementing marine spatial planning (MSP).
To read STAP’s report on the meeting, click here.
The STAP is pleased to release a report for the 5th GEF Assembly recently held in Cancun, titled Delivering Global Environmental Benefits for Sustainable Development.
For more information and to download the publication, click here.