Ocean Action Hub

13 July 2017 - New initiative covers a wide swathe of research interests, including climate, marine litter, ocean observation, food security, fisheries management, and ocean technology.

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10 July 2017 - A light in the dark places.

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6 July 2017 - In an indoor "Manchester-drizzle-simulating" rain room at the University of Leeds, and in a laundry lab in Plymouth, research is revealing the unexpected environmental cost of the very clothes on our backs.

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8 May 2017 - A new centre for ocean restoration, awareness and learning (CORAL) has opened on Praslin, the second-most populated island of Seychelles.

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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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9 Mar 2017 - New Zealand's involvement in the world's largest ocean science project has given the country access to information which little more than a decade ago was out of reach.

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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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UN Headquarters, Conference Room A

Side Event hosted by the High Seas Alliance

Event Date:
16/02/2017 - 08:15 to 09:30
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Lisbon, Portugal

“Exploring New Capabilities for Global Ocean Colour Observations”

Event Date:
15/05/2017 - 04:30 to 18/05/2017 - 13:30
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7 Feb 2017 - New initiative will address marine ecosystem restoration and the impact of humans and climate change on oceans and inter-tidal areas.

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01 Nov 2015 - Blog post analysing the rationale that underpins the UNCLOS provisions on marine scientific research, and the underlying compromise between the divergent interests of developed and developing States. 

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About one billion people rely on seafood as a primary source of animal protein.

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