A selection of various video and audio clips featuring Dan from interviews, conferences, and other public events
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Marine Biology Live: Dan Laffoley, “Don’t do stupid things to the ocean!”

To celebrate World Oceans Day 2020, the Marine Biological Association held a live podcast event, chatting with MBA Council Member, Professor Dan Laffoley about all things ocean and how in a world of 6 billion people, every one of us can make a difference.

Marine Biological Association, June 2020

Marine Biology Live: Dan Laffoley, “Don’t do stupid things to the ocean!”
Marine Biological Association, June 2020

How to save our ocean #30by30

Without a healthy ocean, there would be no life as we know it. At least 30% of the global ocean needs to be protected by 2030.

Video produced by the UK government in partnership with the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Narrated by Sting.

Dan was co-producer of this video.

Defra, Jan 2020

How to save our ocean #30by30
Defra, Jan 2020

Making Waves – IMPAC 4

The 4th International Marine Protected Area Congress took place from September 4th to 8th in La Serena-Coquimbo, Chile. During the event, over 800 marine conservation professionals and practitioners from all around the world met, exchanged and discussed marine protected areas issues including governance, efficiency, finance and their surface area expansion

Dan was producer for this IUCN WCPA video.

IUCN, Sept 2017

Making Waves – IMPAC 4
IUCN, Sept 2017

“WCPA – Stewards of the Planet”

Promotional video showcasing IUCN’s World Commission of Protected Areas and the excellent conservation work of it’s 2500+ members across 140 countries.

Dan is Marine Vice-Chair for the WCPA, and was producer of this video.

IUCN, April 2017

WCPA – Stewards of the Planet
IUCN, April 2017

Marine Biodiversity in Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction (BBNJ). Video Message For Australian Museum, Sydney, 16 March 2017 Explaining Ocean Warming Report
World Conservation Congress, Hawaii, September 2016
Presentation on Protection of the High Seas
Meeting hosted by President of Iceland, Reykjavík, Sept 2016
Interview with Colombian Radio Station on Ocean Warming
W Radio, Bogota, October 2016
Importance of including the ocean in COP21 negotiations
Oceans inc, Dec 2015
Reaction to Paris COP21 Agreement
Oceans inc, Dec 2015
Official trailer for Mission Blue, a feature length documentary which tells the story of world-renowned oceanographer Sylvia Earle as she travels the globe on an urgent mission to shed light on the dire condition of Earth’s oceans.

Dan was a lead scientific advisor for the film.

Mission Blue/Netflix, July 2014

Official trailer for Mission Blue
Mission Blue/Netflix, July 2014
Marine Protection and Aquaculture
Dukascopy TV Interview, May 2015
Shared Planet – Natural Symbols
BBC Radio 4, January 2015
Championing The High Seas
Google Hangout, IUCN World Parks Congress, Dec 2014
Marine Conservation Panel Discussion
Radio Marinara, IUCN World Parks Congress, Dec 2014
Places: Our Best Hope For The Ocean
Capitol Hill Oceans Talk, June 2014
The Ocean – The Future We Want
University of Iceland, April 2014