7th International Marine Debris Conference (IMDC)
Technical Session on Private Sector Engagement for Plastic Circularity
Track 7: Economics, Financing & Private Sector Engagement
Event Date: 20 September 2022, 8:30- 9.30 AM (GMT+9)
Event Location: Hybrid
Event Overview: The United Nations Environment Programme’s SEA circular project is organising a technical session at the 7th International Marine Debris Conference under track 7 – Economics, Financing & Private Sector Engagement.
The 7IMDC is building on the momentum of past IMDCs by bringing together governments, industry, academia, civil society, and all relevant stakeholders, to discuss the latest science, strengthen collaborations, find solutions and catalyze action to address the urgent, global problem of marine litter and plastic pollution.
The 7IMDC is being organized by an Executive Committee comprised of the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of the Republic of Korea (MOF) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), with the organizational support of the Korea Marine Environment Management Corporation (KOEM), and the technical support of U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).