Launching of the Beyond Plastic Med Call for Projects
On the occasion of the World Day of the ocean, June 8th, the Task Force “Beyond Plastic Med” is launching his call for micro-initiatives to challenge the issue of plastic pollution in the Mediterranean. Gathered in the seaside Mediterranean at the Domaine du Rayol (Var), the Task Force organize, in partnership with the French Global Environment Facility (FFEM), a scientific conference and exhibition “The ocean, climate control. ” This day of debate is labeled “World Oceans Day” by the United Nations and will be an opportunity to launch this call for projects, a concrete initiative to support stakeholders in the Mediterranean basin.
The same day, the Task Force will also be present at UNESCO in Paris for a day of conferences coordinated by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and the Ocean and Climate Platform. The day will begin with a presentation of Beyond Plastic Med during the open campus to young audiences on the theme of plastic at sea and climate.