Ocean Action Hub
12 May 2017 - With climate change, finding innovative and sustainable ways to work together with rather than against nature for effective flood risk reduction will be critical.
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On Africa’s west coast the ocean is hearth and home, but climate changes are resulting in rising sea levels, degraded fish stocks, coastal degradation and more.
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21 Apr 2017 - As the sky turned to ink on Monday, seven men and women waited with bated breath at a secluded island off Singapore's southern coast to witness a once-a-year spectacle - an o

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28 Mar 2017 - FAO and Norwegian Government debut latest version of only research ship flying UN flag; World Bank US $40m. loan for sustainability of Peru’s artisanal and industrial fishing industry.
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28 Mar 2017 - We all know ocean temperatures are increasing as a result of climate change. But what you may not know is that they are warming much faster than expected.

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6 Mar 2017 - More than €7m of EU funds is to be invested in projects to help protect the marine life and fisheries industry in Wales and Ireland.

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1 Mar 2017 - As the world grapples with the effects of warming oceans and rising acidification, New Zealand's National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research is looking at the impact of increased COlevels on kingfish.

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24 Feb 2017 - The launch brought together worldwide multi-stakeholder initiatives around a common action framework to implement the Paris Agreement to address climate change.

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23 Feb 2017 - Ocean scientists will test ways to limit damage from climate change, pollution and over-fishing to prevent destruction of all reefs by 2050.

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22 Feb 2017 - A new study finds that the six ocean hot spots that teem with the biggest mix of species are also among those getting hit hardest by global warming and industrial fishing.

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21 February 2017 - The 2017 Annual Parliamentary Hearing at the UN was organized by the IPU and the UN, on the theme, 'A World of Blue: Preserving the oceans, safeguarding the planet – Ens

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19 February 2017 Coral bleaching found near Palm Island as unusually warm waters are expected off eastern Australia, with areas hit in last year’s event in mortal dange

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16 February 2017 - Knowing the rate at which the oceans absorb carbon pollution is a key to understanding how fast climate change will occur. 

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16 February 2017 - Scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution are developing an underwater robot that analyzes ocean chemistry and biology, discovering insights on the role the

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Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) - includes a module...
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UN Headquarters, Conference Room 12

Side Event hosted by the Nippon Foundation

Event Date:
16/02/2017 - 13:15 to 14:30
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UN Headquarters, Conference Room 12

Side Event co-hosted by the International Coastal and Ocean Organization

Event Date:
15/02/2017 - 08:15 to 09:30
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UN Headquarters, Conference Room 11

Co-organized by the World Bank Group, the OECD and the Government of Grenada

Event Date:
15/02/2017 - 13:15 to 14:30
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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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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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18 December 2016 - How does global warming affect the ocean? First of all, as the seas warm, tropical storms become more frequent and severe — remember Katrina, Sandy and Irene.

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Papua New Guinea

Tulele Peisa's objective is to coordinate and manage relocation of the Carterets people to mainland Bougainville due to the impacts of climate change and rising sea levels, which are making the isl

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Pilote de la Plateforme Nationale sur la Pêche et le Changement Climatique.
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Pollution, illegal fishing, over-exploitation and climate change have become major threats to aquatic eco-systems.

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The focus of the report is on ocean warming, sea-level rise, change in currents...
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Restored mangroves serve as 'green infrastructure' and buffer the coastal communities from climate-related storm surges and floods.

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The report suggests that future seafood supply in the world will be...
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The presentation of the data and statistics are being presented in a manner...
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Small Island Developing States (SIDS) are some of the countries on the frontline in the global fight against human-induced climate change.

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Special Collection of Reprints from the Working Group II Contribution to the...
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