Blue carbon is in abundance along Indonesia’s shores, stored in mangroves and seagrass meadows. It promises significant economic advantages through well-preserved fisheries and aquaculture and helps mitigate climate change, acting as a buffer against rising sea levels. Participants will exchange information and ideas at the Blue Carbon Summit, providing the basis for building a roadmap for blue carbon development.LEARN MORE VIEW AGENDA REGISTER SUBMIT YOUT PAPER
A co-mingling of new ideas and different perspectives will reveal the common goals around blue carbon as a major resource and climate change mitigator. Scientific knowledge, donor involvement, grassroots engagement and international partnership discussions will be highlights of the forum. The speakers for this session is by invitation.
Important facets of the summit’s subthemes span informational exchanges on blue carbon in relation to the fishing and aquaculture industries, marine tourism and shipping, governance systems, financing, hydrogeomorphic and hydrodynamic effects, and the treasures that are seagrass and mangroves.You are invited to contribute your paper
Launchpad: Open sessions to be organized by conveners during the 2-day summit featuring initiative/ideas/software/tools related to blue carbon progress and development. Contact organizer to register. Marketplace: Products, innovations and creative activities associated with blue carbon to promote science, art and a creative economy through posters and exhibits. Contact the organizer to register. Digital Summit: An on-line 120 minutes session featuring prominent speakers ahead of the Summit (10 July 2018). This will allow earlier interaction, including those who will not physically present on 17-18 July 2018.
Have you checked out Landscapes News? What about the Knowledge Hub? The GLF is much more than the sum of its events! Dive into the GLF community and discover what it means to #ThinkLandscape.