Ocean Action Hub

Welcome to the country page for the Maldives. This page highlights the resources posted on the Ocean Action Hub related to implementation of SDG 14 : Life below Water in the Maldives.

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29 Mar 2019 - Shoko Noda, UNDP Maldives - A healthy marine ecosystem is critical to everyday life in the Maldives, and the major industries dependent on it: tourism and fisheries. The recent decline in fish catch shows how it can have lasting consequences for these small islands where everything is connected to the sea.

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12 Mar 2019 - Published by UNDP Maldives, the magazine focuses on the...
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30 Nov 2018 - How can Maldives source the finance it needs to meet the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and what opportunities are offered by new innovative financing models?

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16 Aug 2018 - To help promote the growth of a coral reef ecosystem in the Maldives, a team has designed and 3D printed an artificial reef made from hundreds of ceramic and concrete modules.

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11 May 2017 - The South Asia Cooperative Environment Programme is supporting countries to protect coastal and marine ecosystems and build regional resilience.

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23 Feb 2017 - Ocean resorts in Asia are working to restore coral reefs damaged by climate change, land-based pollution and the impact of fishing.

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Squeezed in a subway in Tokyo one morning in 1992, I wondered how many fellow commuters had seen the magnificence of underwater life. The previous day I had my first diving experience.

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