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Urban Bay: Eyes Wide Open Under Rio de Janeiro’s Ocean
June 9, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The film highlights marine life closest to urban coastal areas. By demonstrating that life still does exist in the waters closest to the cities, this documentary brings motivation and inspiration for proper management and conservation in support of the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.
2:00 PM Opening Remarks – Daniella Diniz, Program Manager at Columbia Global Centers | Rio de Janeiro
2:10 PM Screening of Urban Bay
3:20 PM Facilitated conversation + Q&A
Kartik Chandran, Professor at the School of Engeneering and Applied Science (SEAS) at Columbia University
GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AGENDA
Nik Sekhran, Director for Sustainable Development, UNDP Bureau for Policy and Programme Support
CALL TO ACTION
Ricardo Gomes, Documentarist and Marine Biologist
Layla Saad – Deputy Director, UNDP RIO+ Centre
4:00 PM Networking and Refreshments