Ocean Action Hub

8 September 2016 - Global treaty to halt invasive aquatic species to enter into force in 2017      

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India

India is the 2nd largest fish producer globally and is putting a demand on fish supplies that is 2-3 times greater than the oceans can support.

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The global ocean community has generated a wealth of innovative, practical, “on-the-ground” solutions which successfully help to overcome challenges to healthy ecosystems, sustainable

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25 Aug 2016 - Designed to promote a multi-sectoral approach to managing the Humboldt Current Large Marine Ecosystem.

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24 ago 2016 - En estos días me puse a pensar en la importancia que tienen las zonas marino costeras en Guatemala y lo frecuente que olvidamos el papel que juegan en el desarrollo sostenibl

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26/07/2016 - Elisa Morgera, Elsa Tsioumani and Daniela Diz, BENELEX 

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Stop for a moment to consider something that most people don’t know; much of Earth’s oxygen has been generated by microscopic plants in the world’s ocean.

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1 July 2016 - The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are an intergovernmental set of aspiration Goals with 169 targets.

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On June 22nd 2016, The Ocean Cleanup unveiled its Prototype in Scheveningen harbor, the Netherlands. 

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“Los manglares son uno de los ecosistemas más importantes y productivos en la provisión de servicios de los cuales dependen muchas comunidades”

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Plastic is a huge problem in the oceans, but engineers and research groups are working on how to deal with it. Hank describes some of the leading proposed solutions. 

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