Kerstin Forsberg joins “Dive In with Liz and Sylvia”
Kerstin Forsberg is Peruvian marine scientist, an internationally-recognized conservation leader and social entrepreneur. She is the founder and director of Planeta Océano, an organization empowering coastal communities in marine conservation. With Planeta Océano, she’s led dozens of community-based environmental projects, fostered hundreds of citizen scientists and founded participatory platforms as the Marine Educator’s Network of Peru, which engages over 50 schools in marine education. Kerstin has served as a consultant for the inter-governmental, governmental, and private sectors. As a public speaker, she’s presented in over 17 countries, including venues such as the Royal Geographical Society, World Economic Forum, and Ibero-American Summit. She’s contributed to multiple publications and biodiversity policy initiatives in Peru and internationally, such as the Peruvian Red-List for endangered species, among others.
- PRESENTED by Ocean Elders
- DATE: May 25, 2023
- TIME: 3 pm Pacific time
DIVE IN with Liz and Sylvia is a casual, free-flowing, and educational conversation and encourages ocean and nature enthusiasts of all ages to join. Sylvia, Liz, and Kerstin will take questions via Q & A text from the attendees. Get your questions ready!