Ocean Action Hub

9 Dec 2020 - Fabien Cousteau - To conquer the dual, interrelated crises of Covid-19 and climate change we have to start small, and dream big.

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8 Dec 2020 - 2020 was supposed to be a super year for the ocean. Nicola Frost and Kristian Teleki lay out the types of actions they expect to see as part of the new ocean agenda.

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7 Dec 2020 - Forests of fast-growing kelp influence the chemistry of the water in which they live.

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2 Dec 2020 - Co-chaired by Palau and Norway, the Ocean Panel of 14 coastal nations has declared its commitment to 100% ocean sustainability by 2025 under the guise of a 'blue economy'.

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1 Dec 2020 - The surge in single use Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) has increased the amount of plastic waste

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30 Nov 2020 - Kristal Ambrose had to beat prejudices about class and race to change mindsets on the islands

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27 Nov 2020 - To end overfishing, we need to over eliminate harmful fisheries subsidies, SDG 14's Target 6.  

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25 Nov 2020 - WEF - The Enviro Buggy vacuum cleaner sieves out microplastics and picks up normal, larger pieces of rubbish on a beach in Cape Town, South Africa.

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23 Nov 2020 - Film shares stories of science, innovation and sustainability that are transforming the marine sector.

 

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19 Nov 2020 - Draft new mandatory regulations to cut the carbon intensity of existing ships have been approved by IMO's Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC). 
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17 Nov 2020 - Although the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) territories are small in terms of land mass, they are surrounded by a 500,000 km2 seascape – roughly 80 times lar

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12 Nov 2020 - Crucial fish stocks could disappear within five years without urgent action, so desperate fishers are using a new smartphone app to log alleged crimes.

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