SEAMEO SEPS-IVL Webinar on World Environment Day

SEAMEO Regional Centre for Sufficiency Economy Philosophy for Sustainability (SEAMEO SEPS) in collaboration with Indorama Ventures PCL (IVL), and Yunus Thailand Foundation would like to invite you to join the SEAMEO SEPS – IVL Webinar on “World Environment Day” under the theme “Beating Plastic Pollution”

Live on SEAMEO SEPS YouTube Channel

5 June 2023, 14.00-15.30 hrs (GMT+7, BKK Time)

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This webinar aims to: 

  • Create an awareness on the current global and environmental issues and their effects to the communities and lives.     
  • Build awareness of teachers and students on environmental issues, waste management and circular economy and encourage active actions in saving environment in schools, families, and communities
  • Share the winning strategies or best practices for addressing the plastic problems at schools and communities  
  • Introduce free educational resources “Waste Hero” to schools, and teachers. 

Meet Our Experts

Opening Message

Datuk Dr Habiba binti Abdul Rahim, Director, SEAMEO Secretariat

Message on World Environment Day

Dr Faryal Khan, Programme Specialist for Education, UNESCO Multisectoral Regional Office (UNESCO Bangkok)

Session 1: Stopping Waste by Indorama Ventures PCL 

Mr Colm Jordan, Global Head Advocacy and Education, Indorama Ventures PCL 

Session 2: Learning from Winning Strategies “Solutions to Plastic Pollution”

  • Department of Marine and Coastal Resources, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Thailand: Dr Suree Satapoomin, Marine Resources Management Specialist    
  • SM St Patrick Tawau, Malaysia: Mr Lee Ken Voon, Principal (the Winner of 2020 SEAMEO-Japan ESD Award, Theme: Addressing Plastic Problems for Transforming Communities)

Session 3: Waste Hero: Reduce to Zero 

Mr Brian Carraway, Circular Economy Lead, Yunus Thailand Foundation 

Reflections and Closing Message 

Ms Duriya Amatavivat, Centre Director, SEAMEO SEPS

Free  Pre-Registration By 4 June 2023Live on SEAMEO SEPS YouTube  5 June 2023 | 14.00-15.30 hrs
(GMT+7, BKK Time)