Global Partnership on Marine Litter Networking Luncheon

Date and Time: Wednesday, 13 March, 13:00 – 15:00

All UNEA participants are welcome to this Networking Luncheon, however please note that space will be limited. GPML members will be given first priority, following which seats will be allocated on a ‘first come first served’ basis.


13:00 – 13:20

Open Buffet - Participants help themselves to the buffet and find their seats

13:20 – 13:30

Welcoming remarks from Steering Committee members and the Secretariat

Introduction to the Global Partnership on Marine Litter and the Steering Committee (Susan Gardner, Director of the Ecosystems Division, UN Environment)

13:30 – 13:55

Presentations by the Secretariat on the Global Partnership of Marine Litter

Presentation of the new online platform (Victor Oburu, GPML Secretariat)
Overview of major achievements
The way forward and engagement opportunities

13:55 – 14:30

Presentations and Discussion

The Clean Seas Campaign (Petter Malvik, UN Environment)
Members presentations
Questions and answers

14:30 – 15:00


Organizers and Partners: GPML Secretariat


UN Environment Technical Expert: Heidi Savelli <>