On 13 -15 September, the University of Cape Town will be hosting the International Summit on the SDGs in Africa. The Summitseeks toaccelerateprogress towards the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and mobilise action behind the African Union’s ‘Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want’ framework.
The Ocean Visions 2021 Summit May 18-21 “Towards a Global Ecosystem for Ocean Solutions” will bring together a multi-sector community of researchers, including Dr Louise Gammage from MARIS, who will co-lead a session on “Healthy Oceans-Healthy People” on 20 May at 2 pm. Registration is free.
Alongside two other UCT ambassadors Dr Marissa Brink-Hull and Kirstin Petzer, Applied Ocean Sciences postgraduate Thando Mazomba will be expanding awareness of the Atlantic Ocean and its important role as a sustainable resource and climate regulator.