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Lewis Pugh helped protecting the Antarctic with his ‘Speedo diplomacy’

Lewis Pugh

British endurance swimmer and UN Environmental Programme’s Patron of the Oceans Lewis Pugh has contributed in a big way yet again. Lewis’ “Speedo diplomacy” helped propel a landmark agreement to protect a vast area of Antartica, with 24 nations signing. UN Environment head Erik Solheim said: “We are thrilled that this very special part of our planet’s oceans […]