In a world at sea over climate change, Aquaman takes fight off-screen
Actor Jason Momoa joins 7,000 others at UN Ocean Conference, saying we must seek to right our wrongs
In superhero blockbuster Aquaman, Jason Momoa plays the role of protector of the deep, but with the world’s oceans under threat in real life, he is also taking the fight off-screen.
“Without a healthy ocean life, our planet as we know it would not exist,” Momoa said with the sea behind him as he took part in an event on a Portuguese beach ahead of the UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon, which started on Monday.
About 7,000 people, from heads of state to environmental activists, were expected to attend the conference, which was postponed from 2020 to this year due to the coronavirus pandemic...