Ocean Action Hub

6 Dec 2018 - Ocean health is remaining relatively stable, but improvements are still needed to achieve a sustainable future.

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1 Nov 2018 - The world has seriously underestimated the amount of heat soaked up by our oceans over the past 25 years, researchers say. 

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31 Jul 2018 - This technical brief presents a summary of scientific experiments...
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23 Apr 2018 - Harmful chemicals from sunscreen can leach into the ocean and damage coral. Here are some sun-blocking alternatives.

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4 Apr 2018 - Plastics entering coastal waters both absorb and release cadmium, lead and other toxic metals. Scientists are now trying to determine the impact of metal-contaminated plastic on marine life and ocean ecosystems.

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20 Sep 2017 - The importance of oceans for sustainable development is of unparalleled significance to human life.

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5 July 2017 - South African clean-up associations are preparing well in advance for clean-ups that are planned for neighbourhoods, water sources and beaches around the country as part of Clean-up and Recycle SA Week in September.

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On 5-6 October 2017, global leaders are invited in Malta for the 4th "Our Ocean" conference. Now more than ever there is an urgent need to come together.

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After the United States of America and Chile, the European Union is proud to host the 4th edition of the "Our Ocean" conference, at the initiative of High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affai

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International open call for 19th annual art-sci exhibition at New York Hall of Science, Sept.16, 2017 - Feb.25, 2018. This year's theme of OCEAN is conceived to help create a new perception of our deep connections to her and her ability to sustain all life on our blue planet. Entry Deadline: July 23, 2017. Details: http://www.asci.org/2017oceanintro.html

Event Date:
24/05/2017 - 19:30 to 23/07/2017 - 19:30
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26 Apr 2017 - For Sri Lanka, heavily economically dependent on the ocean, UN initiatives relating to the ocean and climate change are of particular importance.

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20 Feb 2017 - THE ocean is changing — and not for the better.

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15 February 2017 - JOSÉ MARÍA FIGUERES, ET AL call on government, business and citizens to unite and take action to save marine ecosystems.

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UN Headquarters, Conference Room B

Side Event hosted by Conservation International

Event Date:
16/02/2017 -
08:15 to 09:30
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5 ways in which the ocean affects our health and wellbeing: climate regulation, food, pollution, medicine and the blue gym effect.
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