Rashid Sumaila on the future of the oceans

Seminar 28 November 2017 celebrating Volvo Environment Prize Laureate Professor Rashid Sumaila’s work


 The seminar focuses on the global ocean, celebrating Volvo Environment Prize Laureate Professor Rashid Sumaila’s work. Professor Rashid Sumaila is one of the world’s most innovative researchers on the future of the oceans. He integrates social and economic dimensions with ecology, law, fisheries science and traditional knowledge to build novel pathways towards sustainable fisheries, with a focus on equity and local livelihoods. Find more information about Professor Rashid Sumaila on www.environment-prize.com.

Additional speakers in the video:

Maria van Berlekom, Lead Policy Specialist, Environment and Climate Change, Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, Sida

Associate Professor Beatrice Crona, Global Economic Dynamics and the Biosphere Program, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

Watch more: presentation by science director Carl Folke, followed by a panel debate discussing development and the future of the oceans

Related info

The seminar took place 28 November 2017, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm


Stockholm Resilience Centre is a collaboration between Stockholm University and the Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

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