Viewpoints from overseas experts, vol.2, with Tim Deere-Jones
Speaker: Tim Deere-Jones, Independent Marine Pollution Consultant, Campaigner and Researcher, UK
Saturday, November 5, 10:00 am-12:15 (UK), 11:00-13:15 (CET, including Germany & France)
Zoom webinar, registration required:
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Who is Tim Deere-Jones?
Tim Deere-Jones has been working as an independent Marine Pollution Consultant/Campaigner and Researcher since the 1980’s. He was educated at the Cardiff University (Wales) Department of Maritime Studies, where his dissertation researched the sea-to-land transfer of marine pollutants. Tim has worked on a wide range of marine and coastal issues on campaigns covering marine environments from the Arctic to Australia. Tim has a particular interest, expertise and focus on issues related to marine radioactivity and marine hydrocarbon pollution. He has worked with, and for, leading marine environmental NGOs, Local Government organisations and Citizens Campaign groups and has never worked for, or with, the polluting industries.
The conference will be given in English with Japanese translation.
We will run Tim Deere-Jones’ video message at the beginning.
Please take a look before the meeting:
The video watching will be followed by Tim Deere-Jones’ complementary speech and then by a discussion.
You can send questions to Tim Deere-Jones before Oct 22 to:
18:50 Participants start entering the zoom room
19:00-19:05 Organisers’ greetings (only in Japanese)
19:05 – 19:25 Diffusion of the above YouTube video (English version with Japanese subtitles)
19:25 – 21:10 (with Tim Deere-Jones with English/Japanese interpretation)
Supplementary explanation of the content of the video
Question and answer session
Tim Deere-Jones’ particular warnings to the Japanese regarding the issues of radioactive discharges from nuclear installations, and of dredging for offshore dumping of radioactive wastes.
21:10 Announcement of the next session from the organisers, etc. (only in Japanese)
21:15 End of the webinar