Coral Conservation in the Red Sea – a story of Regional Collaboration

Bloomberg Philanthropies, Start-Up Nation Central

Sunday, December 10th, 2023
13:00 - 14:00

Scientists predict that coral reefs around the world will be threatened by 2050 and could be gone by 2070, triggering an ecological disaster. The Red Sea, bordered by Egypt, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan contains one of the most biodiverse and productive coral reefs in the world, and is also economically critical for the region. The session brings together trailblazing reef scientists and management experts to discuss the shared management of these ecosystems across international borders.