Seagriculture EU

21 - 22 June 2023

Trondheim, Norway

Global Seaweed Coalition scaling-up and future work 

Sofya Mishchenko, Project Manager, United Nations Global Compact Ocean Stewardship Coalition, Norway

About the speaker: 

Sofya is a project manager at the UN Global Compact Ocean Stewardship Coalition and a part of the secretariat of the Global Seaweed Coalition (previously Safe Seaweed Coalition). Her areas of work are nature-based solutions tackling climate change, biodiversity, seaweed and seafood science-based targets for climate and nature. 

Company info:


Global Seaweed Coalition strives to help the seaweed sector develop into an industry that will make a significant contribution to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals through improving public health and food security, alleviating poverty, renewing marine ecosystems, and mitigating climate change. Now officially a part of the UN Global Compact, the Global Seaweed Coalition has even more opportunities to reach a broad audience of stakeholders and be a part of the official UN processes. 


Covering the annual report of the Global Seaweed Coalition, work in 2023 and engagement with the UN processes, and opportunities to engage.