Kenny Young, founder of Artists Project Earth and the man behind the Rhythms Del Mundo phenomenon talks to Time Out in Rio De Janeiro about his hopes for the Rio + 20 Earth Summit, and how music and the arts can be part of the process for change.
Click here to read the five-minute interview.
Come to the Ocean Plastics Crisis Summit …
… on 20th February 2018 at the Royal Geographical Society in London. Hosted by BBC environment analyst Roger Harrabin, speakers include Bianca Jagger and international experts on marine plastic pollution and how to tackle the problem. Find out more on the (ticket sales). APE website, Facebook, Eventbrite
This will be the first stage in formulating the Action Manifesto on Marine Plastic Pollution and wide participation is essential. We will also be launching two new reports: ‘Stopping Ocean Plastics – an Action Agenda’ and ‘International Law and Marine Plastic Pollution – Holding Offenders Accountable’ ; and celebrating the launch of the Ocean Plastics Album , the sixth in the Rhythms del Mundo series with songs by Bob Dylan, Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay, Mumford and Sons, Maroon 5, Pharrell Williams, Beck. 100% of album revenues and donations will help fight the ocean plastic crisis.