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Awards Ceremony(November 16, 2016)



【Winners entering the ceremony hall】


【Introductory remarks】 
Mr. Kazuhiko Ishimura, Chairman of the Asahi Glass Foundation


【Introduction of Blue Planet Prize】

Dr. Hiroyuki Yoshikawa, Chairman of the Blue Planet Prize Presentation Committee


【Introduction of award winners】

Dr. Yoshihiro Hayashi, Chairman of the Blue Planet Prize Selection Committee


【Presentation of awards】  
Mr. Pavan Sukhdev


【Presentation of awards】  
Prof. Markus Borner


【Felicitation】  
His Imperial Highness Prince Akishino


【Felicitation】   
・Mr. Shinzo Abe, The Prime Minister of Japan (Read by Mr. Ikuro Sugawara, Vice-Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry for P.M. Abe)
・Mr. Amit Kumar, Dupty Chief of Mission of the Embassy of India
・His Excellency Mr. Jean-François Paroz, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Switzerland


【Acceptance speeches】
Mr. Pavan Sukhdev


【Acceptance speeches】
 
Prof. Markus Borner

 

Congratulatory Party(November 16, 2016)


Their Imperial Highnesses Prince and Princess Akishino,
Winners and their spouses, Chairman Ishimura and spouse



【Toast】 
Mr. Kazuhiko Ishimura, Chairman of the Asahi Glass Foundation

 

Commemorative Lectures(November 17, 2016)



【Introductory remarks】 
Mr. Kazuhiko Ishimura, Chairman of the Asahi Glass Foundation


【Lecture】  Mr. Pavan Sukhdev 
Measuring Sustainability Glimpses of the Future


【Questions and Answers】  Coordinated by Prof. Seiji Ikkatai, Department of Environmental Systems Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Musashino University


【Lecture】  Prof. Markus Borner 
"Wilderness is the Preservation of the World"
Henry David Thoreau A personal view of conservation in Africa


【Questions and Answers】  Coordinated by Prof. Takayuki Ohgushi, Professor at the Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University