Participants

Thousands coming together in Nairobi

Over 4,000 participants from around the world will meet this November in Nairobi for the Sustainable Blue Economy Conference. Participants will come from developed and developing states from all sectors:

  • Heads of State and government
  • Ministers
  • Women, youth and Indigenous peoples
  • Business and private sector 
  • International, regional and national organizations
  • Community leaders and civil society
  • Governors and mayors of ocean- and lake-facing cities
  • Universities, research institutions and innovators

Enabling all to participate

A dedicated fund has been created to ensure all can participate in the conference, particularly small island developing states, least developed countries and women.

To learn more about how to access this fund, contact either:

Lead a session or event

There are opportunities to lead a session, event or expert panel during the conference. To learn more, contact: