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April 2019

Youth Ambassadors Working towards a Nuclear-free Future

April 5, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
UNODA Office, UNHQ, Room MM-2, Floor 30
New York, NY United States

Luncheon and Discussion Talk - 13:30-14:30 (Refreshments available from 13:00) On Friday, April 5, please join the NGO Peace Boat and the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs for a lunchtime discussion with Emilie McGlone, the Director of Peace Boat US, and Selina Neirok Leem, one of the organization’s Ocean and Climate Youth Ambassadors. Selina will talk with us about the issue of nuclear testing from her perspective as a Marshall Islands native, as well as her experience advocating for peace…

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June 2020

Innovation for the Ocean: A Latin American Perspective (in Spanish)

June 12, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Speakers: Roberto Cerda – Founder of Restore Coral Emilie McGlone – Director of Peace Boat US Daniel Caceres – SOA Latin American Representative Emily Tewes – Program Coordinator, Sustainable Ocean Alliance (SOA)

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Ocean Innovation Hub – An Immersive and Interactive Digital Platform for Sustainable Ocean Solutions

June 12, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Ocean Innovation Hub – An Immersive and Interactive Digital Platform for Sustainable Ocean Solutions Join us in this inspiring virtual conference space to learn more and exchange ideas about the most important issues today facing our oceans. The full day experience will include discussions, films, music and photography exhibitions about the world’s oceans. This event will be the grand finale for the UN World Oceans week of events around the theme for 2020 – “Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean”. Powered…

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Sailing for Change in Oceans Week – Peace Boat’s Ocean Youth Leaders

June 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Peace Boat’s youth leaders who are change-makers in their own communities are invited onboard Peace Boat’s ship through its youth programs where they learn from guest educators on board the ship and from different organizations in the countries the ship visits. These youth leaders are all actively working to protect our ocean, many on small island states that are dependent on the ocean and which are on the front lines of the climate crisis. Join the session to hear more…

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July 2020

Youth Engagement in the SDGs During the Pandemic: Voices from the Frontline

July 9, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Join us for an event featuring youth from the frontline of the climate crisis to share their ideas for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. The meeting of the high-level political forum (HLPF) on sustainable development in 2020 will be held July 7-16. The HLPF annual meeting is the core United Nations platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals. 47 countries will carry out voluntary national reviews (VNRs) of…

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August 2020

Traveling through Peace Boat’s voyages, past to present

August 3, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for this special event to share highlights from our Global Voyages for peace and sustainability, including an around-the-world slideshow, guest speaker interviews and looking at the inspiring 37 year history of the organization. As the first international event in a series of talks, music and art events online, we are excited for everyone to join us in our mission to support Peace Boat while remembering all of the great work that has been done with our partners around…

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Music & Art for Social Change

August 27, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join us for this musical journey with talented artists from around the world who have all performed aboard the Peace Boat, sharing their creativity and knowledge as part of our music and art programs. From South America, we will speak with Chilean music producer and environmentalist Pier Bucci, who has a legacy of incredible productions and conservation efforts for the Amazon rainforest. We will also experience the “Peace Symphony” of composer and artist Paul D. Miller, aka DJ Spooky,…

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September 2020

Climate Cinema – A Virtual Film Festival for Impact

September 30, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

A creative Climate Week event that will raise awareness about important global issues while showcasing inspiring stories through films. Wednesday, September 30, 2020 10 AM Eastern Time - 24 Hours Registration: https://bit.ly/Climate-Cinema-Sept30 Climate Week NYC - officially September 21-27 and with events through the end of the month - is the largest climate summit in 2020, in coordination with the United Nations General Assembly and the City of New York. Climate Cinema is a creative event and fundraiser to raise awareness about important…

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December 2020

Every Second Counts for the Survivors! – Peace Boat Hibakusha event with #Youth4Disarmament, a project of the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA)

December 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

An event organized by Peace Boat and #Youth4Disarmament, a project of the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA). 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (New York) Monday, December 14 2020 Seventy-five years after the atomic bombings on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the world still faces the grave threat of the existence of nuclear weapons and a nuclear arms race, despite the 75-year-long plea for their total abolition by hibakusha, survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, as well as…

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April 2021

IUCN One Nature, One Future Global Youth Summit – Peace Boat US Networking Event

April 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join Peace Boat US Director Emilie McGlone to talk about Peace Boat, an international NGO that travels the world to promote a culture of peace and sustainability. Youth will have the opportunity to explore partnerships with our "Youth for the SDGs" leaders from various countries and become part of our network. This networking event is part of the IUCN One Nature, One Future Global Youth Summit. To attend, please register here.

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