Young people from all nations and backgrounds play important leadership, stewardship and decision-making roles in marine protected areas and ocean conservation.
As the present and future stewards of the ocean, young professionals’ voices and ambitions will be heard and acknowledged throughout the Congress. Their drive, commitment to marine protection and actions will ensure long term ocean protection for generations.
Priority areas of discussion
- Enhancing inter-generational learning and dialogue
- Fostering mentorship opportunities
- Building capacity and connections
- Showcasing global youth movements