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- On Tuesday, 10. November 2015, the forth “World Ocean Review” (WOR 4) was presented to the public with the motto, “Sustainable Use of Our Oceans – Making Ideas Work.”
In Schleswig-Holstein representation facilities in Berlin, Dr. Robert Habeck, Minister of the Environment of Schleswig-Holstein and Nikolaus Gelpke, project initiator and mareverlag publisher welcomed the numerous guests.
Afterwards several Interviewees answered questions on the subject:
- Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer, former executive director of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam,
- Prof. Dr. Konrad Ott, professor for Philosophy and Ethics of the Environment at Kiel University,
- Gesine Meißner, MEP and chair of the intergroup „ Seas, Rivers, Islands and Coastal Areas“,
- Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius, marine biologist at Alfred Wegener Institute in the Helmholtz Association (AWI) and MARUM, Center for Marine Environmental Sciences at Bremen University,
- Prof. Dr. Martin Visbeck, spokesperson of the Kiel Cluster of Excellence „The Future Ocean” and oceanographer at the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research in Kiel.
The evening was presented by Karsten Schwanke, television presenter and meteorologist.
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- Press handout for the press conference with the subsequent panel discussion on the release of the “World Ocean Review 4” on 10 November 2015 (german pdf)
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Presentation of »World Ocean Review 4 – Sustainable Use of Our Oceans – Making Ideas Work«: (f.l.) Prof. Dr. Konrad Ott, Nikolaus Gelpke, Gesine Meißner, Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer, Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius, Prof. Dr. Martin Visbeck, Dr. Robert Habeck, Karsten Schwanke // © Jan Windszus / maribus