12 Dec 2018 - The conference concluded with hundreds of pledges to advance a sustainable Blue Economy, including commitments related to: marine protection; plastics and waste management; maritime safety and security; fisheries development; financing; infrastructure; biodiversity and climate change; technical assistance and capacity building; private sector support; and partnerships.
11 Dec 2018 - In his keynote address, Peter Thomson, the UN Secretary General’s Special Envoy for the Ocean, said the second UN Ocean Conference in 2020 should focus on action and funding needed to address risks to the ocean as they relate to climate change.
WHAT IS A COMMITMENT? Any action to support SDG 14: Life below water WHO CAN MAKE A COMMITMENT?Anyone! Individuals, groups, schools, governments, companies, and othersWHERE DO I REGISTER?Register hereNEED HELP?Read our FAQs or