WorldFish at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26)

  • Date
    01.11.21 > 12.11.21
  • Time
    12:00 am
  • Location
    Hybrid

Join us at COP26 to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

Date: Monday-Friday, 1-12 November 2021

Believe to be the world’s best last chance to get climate change under control, COP26 will bring world leaders, negotiators, government representatives, businesses and citizens to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

Below is a list of COP26 Side Events with WorldFish participation. Register in advance, watch the past event recordings and feel free to share this within your networks.

Wednesday, 3 November 2021

  • From 01:00-02:00 (UTC+8) – Shakuntala Thilsted joined an event on ‘Achieving healthy diets from sustainable blue food systems in Small Island Developing States’ hosted by WHO, EAT, UN Nutrition, and Stanford University – – Watch the event recording

Friday, 5 November 2021

  • From 21:15-22:15 (UTC+8) – Shakuntala Thilsted joined an event on ‘Blue Food: Businesses bridging nutrition needs with climate action’ hosted by UN Global Compact – Watch the event recording

Saturday, 6 November 2021

  • From 21:15 – 22:30 (UTC+8)  – WorldFish co-hosted an event on ‘Towards a shared blue prosperity under changing climate’ with CSDevNet and TAAT – Watch the event recording
  • From 22:15-23:30 (UTC+8) – Shakuntala Thilsted joined an event on ‘Seaweed as a Nature-Based Solution for Climate Change’ hosted by UN Global Compact – Watch the event recording

Monday, 8 November 2021

  • From 14:30 – 16:00 (UTC+8) – WorldFish will co-host an event on ‘Locally led adaptation for climate change resilience in Asian Mega-Deltas’ with Newcastle University’s Living Deltas Hub and CGIAR’s Securing Asian Mega-Deltas Sub Program – Watch the event recording (Use the passcode: E^Bi64h5)

Tuesday, 9 November 2021

  • From 22:45 – 23:45 (UTC+8) – WorldFish will co-host an event on ‘Climate Action for Shared Prosperity through Aquatic Food Systems: Eyes on SIDS and beyond’ with IWMI and FAO – Watch the event recording (Start the mark at 5:22:35)

Friday, 12 November 2021

  • From 00:45 – 02:00 (UTC+8) – Essam Yassin Mohammed joined an event on ‘Ocean Action = Climate Action’ hosted by UN-Oceans – Watch the event recording

Follow WorldFish and the hashtag #aquaticfoods to check out past conversations on Twitter.