Sept. 18-23

The 7th International Marine Debris Conference (7IMDC)

UN Environment Programme, Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of the Republic of Korea (MOF)

Location

In-person
Busan, Republic of Korea

The 7IMDC is building on the momentum of past IMDCs by bringing together governments, industry, academia, civil society, and all relevant stakeholders, to discuss the latest science, strengthen collaborations, find solutions and catalyze action to address the urgent, global problem of marine litter and plastic pollution.

The 7IMDC is being organized by an Executive Committee comprised of the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries of the Republic of Korea (MOF) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP),โ€‹ with the organizational support of โ€‹the Korea Marine Environment Management Corporation (KOEM), and the technical support ofโ€‹ U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).