Ocean Action Hub

Welcome to the Belize Ocean National Consultation page, where you can find resources related to the Belize Ocean National Consultation and implementation of SDG 14: Life below Water in Belize. Consultations are taking place on 5, 12, 19 and 25 May 2017.

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10 June 2018 - By transplanting unrelated coral colonies onto permanent sites, marine biologists can ensure healthier cross-breeding and coral that are more resilient to disease and bleaching.

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11 Apr 2018 - Belize was criticized for putting its stunning coral reefs and other marine resources at risk. The country responded with innovative solutions.

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21 Mar 2018 - The Cabinet of Belize approved a proposal to reduce pollution via phasing out single-use plastic shopping bags, styrofoam and plastic food utensils by 22 April 2019.

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9 Mar 2018 - New commitment builds on Belize’s sustainable fishing and blue economy program.

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“The struggle of poor and vulnerable communities against poverty, biodiversity...
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16 May 2017 - Belize’s commercial and subsistence fisheries are important to the livelihoods of approximately 2,800 fishermen, their families and coastal fishing communities.

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