17 June 2014
GCI Director Ove Hoegh-Guldberg with US Secretary of State John Kerry and the Swedish Ambassador for Water Dr Lisa Svensson at the Our Oceans Conference 2014.
GCI Director Ove Hoegh-Guldberg with US Secretary of State John Kerry and the Swedish Ambassador for Water Dr Lisa Svensson at the Our Oceans Conference 2014 in Washington DC.

Global Change Institute Director Professor Ove Hoegh-Guldberg joined US President Barack Obama and actor Leonardo DiCaprio at an international conference on ways to protect the world’s oceans.

Professor Hoegh-Guldberg presented the opening address at the Our Ocean Conference hosted by US Secretary of State John Kerry in Washington DC this week.

He outlined the potential impact of climate change on the world’s oceans to researchers, environmental advocates and government leaders from 80 countries.

Watch Ove's address below:

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