On November 28, 2011, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco participated in the Sustainable Use of Oceans forum/workshop addressing the issue of “…sustainable use of oceans in the context of the green economy and poverty eradication…” held at the Musée Océanographique.
The purpose of this important event is to prepare for the upcoming United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (aka Rio+20) and to “…ensure [that] the seas and oceans are at the top of the political agenda…” during the UNCSD event.
Meanwhile, it was announced that Prince Albert II will receive the ASCAT Award on December 2, 2011. To read more about this upcoming event please click here.
Photo courtesy of the Palais Princier de Monaco