Theodore Oben Successfully coordinated UNEP’s cooperation framework with the 2010 Indian Premier League(IPL) and the UNEP – Puma “Play for Life” Campaign Activities included

Theodore Oben Coordination at IPL 2010:

 Organized workshops for franchises and service providers for the IPL to ensure      sustainability sourcing for supply and waste management (particularly catering and  accommodation providers).

-Coordinated the development and launch of video messages for IPL matches.

-Developed Daily sustainability tips from UNEP Goodwill Ambassador, Sachin  Tendulkar for spectators and TV fans in India and across the world.

-Placed Public Service Announcements (PSAs) on “Play for Life” in the Time  Magazine and Diplomat and several online sports platforms with messages from  Campaign Ambassador and Cameroonian Football Star, Samuel Eto’o.

-Organized the “African Unity Experience” with Puma in Paris for three African  National Teams (Cameroon, Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana) participating in the 2010 FIFA  World Cup in South Africa to promote biodiversity conservation.

-Engaged fans on the sale of the Africa Unity Kit by Puma and promoted a web  engagement for football fans to select their favorite biodiversity conservation projects  to support with profits from sales of the African Unity Kit.