The online discussion on the environmental threats to the World Ocean will feature Philippe Cousteau Jr., scientist, journalist, and grandson of the famous French researcher and filmmaker Jacques Cousteau, as well as other international experts. The event will be held on 8 June 2020 at 12:00 in honour of World Oceans Day. The session is organized by the Roscongress Foundation with the support of United Shipbuilding Corporation.
Speakers will discuss how the current state of the World Ocean affects the Earths health, evaluate preservation and rehabilitation measures, discuss the environmental effects of the coronavirus pandemic, and consider the potential of efforts to reduce damage on a global scale.
The World Ocean covers 71% of the surface of the Earth, helps preserve life on the planet, and is an integral part of the sustainable development process and an important subject of scientific research.