Ocean Action Hub

News

News

20 Jun 2019 - Costa Rica leads the world in the protection of its ocean and sea life, and more women are becoming involved in sustainably managing its fisheries.

Approved

20 June 2019 - Take a deep dive into why and how toxic sunscreen chemicals are damaging the marine life, destinations that already banned toxic sunscreens, and what you can do to help protect both yourself and the corals of our oceans.

Approved

19 Jun 2019 - 27 SIDS have come together in a bid to manage and eliminate toxic chemicals and waste in some of the world’s most vulnerable ecosystems.

Approved

Featured Comments

Featured Commitments

Register for The Ocean Conference

Now Open

MAKE YOUR COMMITMENT TO OUR OCEAN!

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 others
WHERE DO I REGISTER? Register here NEED HELP?Read our FAQs or Contact us.

Events

Events

Africa Blue Economy Forum 2019 takes place from 25 to 26 June in Tunisia.

Event Date:
25/06/2019 - 09:00 to 26/06/2019 - 18:00
Approved

The 9th Trondheim Conference aims to discuss the global biodiversity framework being developed as a follow up to the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020.

Event Date:
02/07/2019 - 09:00 to 05/07/2019 - 18:00
Approved

The sixth Our Ocean Conference will take place from 23 to 24 October 2019 in Oslo, Norway. 

Event Date:
23/10/2019 - 09:00 to 24/10/2019 - 18:00
Approved

Country Actions

Country Action

Albania

Visitors of the Sazan Karaburun Marine Park to benefit from a new information center.

Approved

Our ocean is one of planet Earth’s greatest and most important resources. It provides food for four out of 10 people in the world.

Approved

Videos

Videos

20 Jun 2019 - The University of Bergen (Norway) shares the first of three videos the University has produced to coincide with World Oceans Day, to show how it is working in engaging with S

Approved

11 Jun 2019 - This World Oceans Day, UNESCO highlights the contribution of women scientists to a healthy ocean.

Approved
6 June 2019 - Thailand explains efforts being taken at ports to ensure vessels are fully inspected to ensure no IUU products are reaching the country.
Approved

Documents

11 Jun 2019 - This publication captures the GEF Small Grant Programme's (SGP)...
Approved
18 Mar 2019 - This report provides recommendations, advice and practical...
Approved

Timeline

Timeline

Subscribe to our mailing list

txdvioawpf01
sfy39587stp17
sfy39587stp16