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Beyond the Beach: Finding Solutions to Ocean Plastics in the U.S., Europe and Globally


 

Join the EU and Ocean Conservancy for a special event to go beyond the beach, to imagine a world where we create less waste, move away from single-use plastics, and enjoy healthier waterways. Hear from top policy experts about how the EU and U.S. are working together to beat plastic pollution.

Featured speakers:

  • Mercedes Garcia, Head of Global Issues and Innovation, EU Delegation to the U.S.
  • Emily Woglom, Executive Vice President, Ocean Conservancy
  • Matt Robinson, Environmental Protection Specialist, D.C. Department of Energy and Environment Watershed Protection Division
  • Moderated by Laura Parker, Senior Staff Writer, National Geographic

Reception to follow.

 

Watch the video of this event:

2019-09-26 18:00:00 2019-09-26 20:00:00 America/New_York Beyond the Beach: Finding Solutions to Ocean Plastics in the U.S., Europe and Globally European Union Delegation in the US: Beyond the Beach: Finding Solutions to Ocean Plastics in the U.S., Europe and Globally American Geophysical Union, 2000 Florida Avenue NW, Washington European Union Delegation in the US delegation-usa-info@eeas.europa.eu
September 26, 2019

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

American Geophysical Union,
2000 Florida Avenue NW,
Washington20009
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