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IMD Preparatory Event – The significance of the UN International Moon Day
July 5 @ 18:00 – 21:30 EEST
A presentation from the President of the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation (CSEO) on the importance of the United Nations International Moon Day (IMD) in light of the renewed global efforts for the return of humanity to the moon. The presentation will address the plans to return to the Moon and the need for a uniting global framework for humanity in exploring our neighbouring celestial object and creating the first permanent off-world human presence.
The proclamation announcement of the IMD was made by the Moon Village Association (MVA) and the UN Office of Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), in cooperation with the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation (CSEO) who coordinated and hosted the announcement during the International Moon Village Workshop & Symposium that was held in Nicosia, Cyprus in December 2021. CSEO is a founding member of the IMD and an institutional partner of the MVA.
- Event starts 18:00
- Presentation from George A Danos, CSEO at 19:50 – 20:20
- Event finishes 21:30