Exhibition "Coral reefs, a challenge for Humanity", by Alexis Rosenfeld - Israël Science Info

Exhibition “Coral reefs, a challenge for Humanity”, by Alexis Rosenfeld

Pour restituer l'immensité de ces récifs de la mer Rouge, Alexis Rosenfeld utilise une technique "secrète" - Divergence-Images/© Alexis Rosenfeld / Divergence Pour restituer l'immensité de ces récifs de la mer Rouge, Alexis Rosenfeld utilise une technique "secrète" - Divergence-Images/© Alexis Rosenfeld / Divergence
In the context of World Oceans day (8 June), the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO is pleased to welcome the exhibition “Coral reefs, a challenge for Humanity”. This public event celebrates the International Year of the Reef (IYOR) and calls the attention of all on these precious but threatened ecosystems. This large format, immersive and multimedia exhibition demonstrates the beauty of these jewels of biodiversity and presents scientific missions, highlighting the importance of preserving the coral reefs of all oceans.

Objectives:

– Explain the services provided by coral reefs to humanity and raise awareness about the different agressions which jeopardize them.

– Present the work of scientists and managers of marine protected areas who study corals (3 axes: studying, contemplating, protecting)

When, local time: Saturday, 2 June 2018 – 9:00am to Thursday, 30 August 2018 – 5:00pm
Where: UNESCO France, Paris
Type of Event:  Guided Tour
Cinq récifs dans l'objectif d'Alexis Rosenfeld, le photographe qui veut sauver les coraux

Divergence-Images/© Alexis Rosenfeld / Divergence

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