NEWS
October 2020

YOUR POSSIBLE CONVERSATION: “BUILDING BLOCKS OF OCEAN LITERACY”

From the left: Journalist Stella Bugbee, Christopher Apostle, Project Director of "Save Venice" and virtually connected from Paris and Venice UNESCO's venues, Dr. Salvatore Aricó and Dr. Francesca Santoro

New York, 28 October 2020 – Prada hosted the second virtual gathering entitled "Building Blocks of Ocean Literacy" at Broadway Epicenter in New York, attended by Dr. Salvatore Aricó, Head of the Ocean Science Section Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, Dr. Francesca Santoro, Program Specialist –Ocean Science Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, together with Christopher Apostle, Senior Vice President Sotheby’s and Projects Director of "Save Venice", interviewed by  New York Magazine Editor-at-large, Stella Bugbee. The debate was around Prada and UNESCO’s “Sea Beyond” educational programme for secondary schools to raise awareness on sustainability and the ocean’s preservation. Clients and “Save Venice” supporters from all over the US attended the event.