Ocean Action Hub

Palau will host the 7th Our Ocean Conference 2020 to accelerate ocean sustainability solutions, 7-8 December 2020, where it will lead a global, multi-stakeholder forum to generate transformative co

Event Date:
07/12/2020 - 09:30 to 08/12/2020 - 18:30
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2 Jan 2020 - Loss of wetlands has forced locally endangered fishing cats in Sri Lanka to move into the city, looking for food and survival.

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The Ocean Sciences Meeting (OSM) is the flagship conference for the ocean sciences and the larger ocean-connected community.  As we approach the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Developme

Event Date:
16/02/2020 - 09:30 to 21/02/2020 - 18:30
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1 Jan 2020 - National marine reserve was announced in 2015, with 80% of its waters being closed to commercial fishing from 2020.

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31 Dec 2019 - In just one generation, everything has changed. Fish species are dwindling, plant life is dying and the entire Mekong system is breaking apart.

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30 Dec 2019 - Plastics constitute a growing threat to our environment - and in turn, human well-being - affecting the world’s freshwater systems and marine resources in particular, as well

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27 Dec 2019 - BBC News - Scientists in the Seychelles have started the world's first large-scale coral reef restoration project to help stop the impact of rising sea temperatures.

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26 Dec 2019 - The UN General Assembly will convene the 2020 United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 (SDG 14): Conserve and sustainably us

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23 Dec 2019 - A new, binding international agreement is recommended to address the shortcomings of the global plastic waste trade and eliminate discharge of plastics into the (marine) envi

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Special accreditation for the 2020 UN Ocean Conference and its preparatory meeting is now open.

Event Date:
04/02/2020 - 09:00 to 05/02/2020 - 18:00
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20 Dec 2019 - Because the Ocean initiative - The Chair of COP26 has hinted that COP26 will be a continuation of the "Blue COP", highlighting the importance of the ocean for climat

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19 Dec 2019 - UNDP and partners launch regional coral restoration project in Mauritius and Seychelles, in partnership with the governments of Mauritius and Seychelles to restore coral reef

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