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22 Jun 2018 - Federal government of Canada and 14 First Nations agree to framework to allow co-management of marine ecosystems.

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21 Jun 2018 - Our relationship with the ocean is at a crossroads. The decisions we take in the next five years will determine our future, our security, our very existence.

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20 Jun 2018 - This year’s World Oceans Day, observed annually on 8 June, featured the release of publications and the launch of campaigns to tackle plastic pollution.

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19 Jun 2018 - Volvo has become one of the first car manufacturers to take up the issue of plastic pollution.

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18 Jun 2018 - Bashiru Brima, 21, is not your regular tailor. He makes bags, mats and hats out of plastic refuse, while educating his people to reclaim waste.

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19 Jun 2018 - How citizen science informed a new study that revealed the extent of microplastic and microfiber pollution in marine ecosystems.

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15 Jun 2018 - In many ways, the public’s awareness about the importance of ocean health is where we were 15 years ago with climate change.

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World Economic Forum - It can seem that the world is awash with bad news about the ocean, but there are also a few bright spots. Here are five marine success stories.
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Overfishing and climate change threaten the vital food supply of more than one billion people.

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8 Jun 2018 - In celebration of World Oceans Day, a global campaign is being launched by UNDP and partners to invite people from all walks of life, to volunteer to take action.

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11 Jun 2018 - The journey of plastic to the ocean is marked by opportunities to change course.

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7 Jun 2018 - For years it’s been impossible to see illegal acts happening at sea, from overfishing to human rights abuses. Now that’s changing

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