[D-3] On coming Sunday (Aug 12), there will be Yeosu Declaration Forum!

On coming Sunday (Aug 12), there will be Yeosu Declaration Forum held at Expo Hall, International Pavilion Block C. There will be approximately 800 participants at this Forum including major VIPs, Expo visitors and local citizens. This Forum is held with a theme “Expectations and Measures to Translate the Spirit of the Yeosu Declaration into Concrete Action”. The main purpose of the Forum is to stress the significance of the Yeosu Declaration and indentify its practical applications going forward after the event.

This Forum not only discusses and emphasizes the urgent issues related to the oceans, but also provides opportunity to gather around many of international communities and enhance participants’ awareness and perception on the value of ocean and coast.

The major VIP Yeosu Declaration Forum participants include Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations, Kim Hwang-sik, Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea, Willy Telavi, Prime Minister of Tuvalu, and Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, who will take part in the panel.

The Forum will be held from 3pm to 5:30pm! Go and learn more about the importance of sustainable ocean and coast!