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On the sidelines of the UN Ocean Conference from 27 June through 1 July in Lisbon, the Global Fund for Coral Reefs (GFCR), the Mirpuri Foundation, and the International Coral Reef Initiative (ICRI)

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As SIDS work to sustainably rebuild their economies following the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to highlight the opportunities of the ocean for resilient low-carbon gr

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Oceans have always inspired and nurtured us. Their vastness has challenged our thinking and our ingenuity. They have made us sailors, navigators, explorers and scientists.

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As the new year begins, the world continues to battle a global pandemic, all within the context of a planetary climate emergency.

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The One Ocean Summit took place last week in Brest, France.

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The United Nations World Oceans Day 2022 Photography Competition is now open for submissions.

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A historic international agreement has been reached to end the scourge of plastics pollution.

It was adopted at the fifth session of the UN Environment Assembly (UNEA-5.2) in Nairobi, attended virtually and in person by more than 5,000 people.

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Every minute, the equivalent of one garbage truck of plastic is dumped into the ocean. This marine litter and plastic pollution endangers aquatic life, threatens human health and results in myriad hidden costs for the economy. Such a global threat requires a global response, and the upcoming United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA 5.2) is an important stage for governments and policymakers to catalyse change.

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UNDP launches the 3rd Ocean Innovation Challenge (OIC) Call for Proposals: MPAs, Area-Based Management, and Blue Economy

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This special edition of the UNDP SIDS Bulletin provides a take on 2021 in retrospect in the interconnected sectors of Blue Economy, Digital Transformation, Climate Action and Data in SIDS.

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GFCR presents the following information related to corals from around the globe.

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The December 2021 Edition of the GEF IW Portfolio News features the following ocean-related stories from around the globe:

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