Ocean Action Hub
Mauritius

Rodrigues is a semi-autonomous dependency of the Republic of Mauritius, situated within the Mascarene Archipelago, a recognized global biodiversity hotspot.

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Malaysia

In Malaysia, various state and national laws protect marine sea turtles; and four species have been identified for conservation purposes.

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Cuba

Playa Florida is a coastal village in the south of Cuba adjacent to one of the most delicate and rich marine eco-systems in the Caribbean.

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Belitung is a small archipelago situated on the east coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. It comprises one main island and several small islands, and is part of Bangka Belitung Islands Province.

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Turkey

Gökova Bay is one of the most remarkable marine and coastal areas in the Aegean Sea which was designated in 1988 as one of 15 Special Environmental Protected Areas (SEPA) in Turkey, according it cr

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Cape Verde

Local fishers association develops an underwater tourist trail as a tool for biodiversity conservation and supporting local livelihoods.

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The "BLUE ECONOMY" project aims to identify indicators, select tools and recommend policies to promote an environmentally sustainable economy in the Mediterranean region, called "Blue Economy" as p

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A Plastic Ocean is an adventure documentary shot on more than 20 locations over the past 4 years.

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26 Jan 2017 - Using drones to map the topography of the Maldives allows local communities to gather evidence-based spatial data on climate change risks.

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26 January 2017 - Inclusive and just governance at societal levels, and of ocean resources, and the establishment of partnerships including those with governments, the business sector and representatives of stakeholder and civil society groups.

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25 January 2017 - For decades, marine conservation has lagged behind efforts to protect our terrestrial treasures like the Grand Canyon.

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19 January 2017 - The UN has released a background note of the Secretary-General to guide preparations for the Ocean Conference.

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