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Global Oceans Action Summit Opening Sessions

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Plenary Opening Ceremony including Keynote Speeches by: H.E. Sharon Dijksma - Minister for Agriculture of The Netherlands Dr. Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Arni M. Mathiesen, Assistant Director-General, Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, FAO Feedback relevant meetings: Asia Conference on Oceans, Food Security and Blue Growth, by H.E. Sharif Cicip Sutardjo, Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries of Indonesia The Economist World Ocean Summit, Charles Goddard, Editorial Director, The Economist Asia Pacific Positioning the Oceans by Prof Ove Hoegh-Guldberg Director Global Change Institute, University of Queensland and Coordinating lead-author of the Oceans chapter in the 5th Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Assessment Report/ Blue Ribbon Panel Chair Panel discussion -- Perspectives on ocean challenges, opportunities for transformation, moderated by Zeinab Badawi, Anchor BBC Panelists: Cristina Rumbaitis del Rio, Senior Associate Director, Rockefeller Foundation Fatou Mboob, Executive Director, TRY Oyster Women's Association The Gambia Mike Kraft, Vice President, Sustainability, Bumblebee Foods Rolph Payet, Minister for Environment, The Seychelles Stephen Hall, Director General, WorldFish Sebastian Troeng, Senior Vice President, Conservation International