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Around the World in 60 Minutes: Snapshots of Ocean and Climate Change Action, SDG Action Zone during the High-Level Week (27 September 2019)
27 Sep 2019 -  Understanding the links between climate change and oceans has never been more critical. This event brings together Alumni of the prestigious UN-Nippon Foundation Fellowships to discuss their national work tackling climate change and oceans, including in the context of the SDGs.
Moderator: Gabriele Goettsche-Wanli, Director, Divison for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, Office of Legal Affairs
Speakers:
- Dr. Hendra Yusran Siry, Interim Executive Director, Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries and Food Security (CTI-CFF)
- Dr. Maria Amalia Rodriguez Chaves, Consultant, High Seas Alliance
- Ms. Tamar Loseliani, Director Maritime Transport Agency of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia
- Anas Alamoush, Researcher Maritime Planning - Jordan Navy
- Everett Sioa, Senior State Solicitor, Commercial and International Law Division, Office of the Attorney General (Samoa)
- Yvonne Edwin, Information & Communication Officer, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of Saint Lucia

The SDG Action Zone, held during the High-level week of the UN General Assembly, is a space to break out and engage partners for transformative SDG action in new and innovative ways.