On Monday, April 12th, @TheWilsonCenter is hosting “Environmental Leadership: Latin American Perspectives on the Climate Crisis” webinar. I'm honoured to have been invited to speak. Join us at 19:00 CET @CarolaSchmidtZ @CarlosECorreaE @juancabandie ➡️
Similar to parks on land, #MPAs protect biodiversity, conserve cultural heritage, and yield economic benefits. @Bluemarinef has identified 10 areas around the #UK’s coast that could be designated national parks within the next 10 years. #30x30
In case you’ve missed it, you can rewatch the roundtable session “Why the Ocean?”, which took place during @UNOceanDecade's "A Brave New Ocean" high-level event, and focused on the central role our #ocean plays for a #sustainable and equitable future. @UNESCO
Great to see that the #Galápagos residents have expressed strong support for expanding the marine reserve, listing positive outcomes for the local community, fisheries, tourism and increased protection for marine species as potential benefits. #30x30 #MPA #biodiversity
Committed to sustainable development, environment and nature conservation, the different facets of her philanthropic work and projects allow Dona Bertarelli to play her part in addressing some of the world’s most pressing challenges.
As a strong advocate for increased ocean protection and environmental conservation, Dona Bertarelli is the UNCTAD Special Adviser for the Blue Economy. She promotes the development of a sustainable and regenerative Blue Economy.
Driven by her love of the ocean, focus on performance and adventurous spirit, Dona Bertarelli is a keen sportswoman and accomplished sailor. In 2016, Dona Bertarelli became the fastest woman to sail around the world, after completing the Jules Verne Trophy record attempt.
A Swiss philanthropist, investor, sportswoman, and strong advocate for ocean protection, environmental conservation, animal welfare, education and social causes for more than thirty years, Dona Bertarelli is committed to a life more thoughtful.