The Opening Ceremony at 9WEEC will be Saturday, September 9th at 9.00
The program of the Ceremony offers many interesting sections:
- at 9 the sections Recognising the Territory/First Nations will be focusend on the main theme of the Congress, Culture&environment.
- at 9.15 the Congress will have the honour to host the Royal Welcomes of the Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC – Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, Canada and of Her Royal Highness, Princess Lalla Hasnaa, Mohammed VI Foundation for the Protection of the Environment, Morocco
- at 9.30 there will be the Opening Remarks from the WEEC20117 Co-Chairs David Zandvliet, Institute for Evironmental Learning , Canada and Mario Salomone, WEEC Network Secretary General, Italy
- at 9.45 Tbilisi +40 Reflections, with video and panel with Elliot Harris (UNEP), Julia Heiss (UNESCO Team Leader of Education for Sustainable Development), Ekaterine Grigalava (Deputy Minister of Environmental and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia) Tamar Aladashvili (Department of Environmental Policy and International Relations, Georgia), Charles Hopkins (UNESCO Chair in Reorienting Teacher Education to Address Sustainability), Bill Darnell (Greenpeace Alumnus, Canada)