Ocean Action Hub

29 Aug 2018 - The portable Trashpresso is turning trash into building supplies.

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8 Aug 2018 - Denim made from ocean-trash plastic? Recycled fishnets? Meet the wave of the future.

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2 Aug 2018 - A sustainable fashion brand has created a footwear range made from single-use plastics collected from the ocean floor.

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1 Aug 2018 - The GEF Humboldt project, implemented by the Government of Peru with UNDP support, promotes sustainable management of our ocean using an ecosystem management approach.

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29 Jul 2018 - The company also said it would stop using "virgin" plastic in its offices, shops, warehouses and distribution centers, saving an estimated 40 tons of plastic per year.

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19 Jun 2018 - Volvo has become one of the first car manufacturers to take up the issue of plastic pollution.

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15 Jun 2018 - In many ways, the public’s awareness about the importance of ocean health is where we were 15 years ago with climate change.

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30 Apr 2018 - UK-based retailer Waitrose has pledged £1 million to fight marine plastic pollution.

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6 Apr 2018 - Plastic. A truck load of the moldable, powerful, indestructible stuff is dumped into our oceans every minute.

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3 Apr 2018 - Since 2002, about 800 tons of abandoned ocean gear has been burned and turned it into electricity — enough to power 350 homes in Hawaii for a year.

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Aruba

This case study describes how Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, an award-winning resort in Aruba, is leading the way by adopting a sustainable approach to tourism.

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Business Sweden in collaboration with the Monaco Chamber of Shipping welcome you to a sustainable shipping seminar.
Event Date:
12/10/2017 - 14:30 to 20:00
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4 Sep 2017 - Plastic pollution in our seas is depressing – but there are imaginative moves afoot to address the problem.

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18 July 2017 - A recent study published in the journal Science estimates that there are some 86 million metric tons of plastic in the world’s oceans today—and that every year we add anothe

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19 June 2017 - Dell has begun shipping its XPS 13 in materials made in part from 

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Focusing on Private-Sector Leadership in Ocean Conservation.

Event Date:
07/06/2017 - 18:30
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Australia
The social enterprise gives 50% of its profits to the Australian Marine Conservation Society to raise awareness about the dangers facing the Great Barrier Reef.
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26 Apr 2017 - Flip-flops, one of the most ubiquitous types of ocean pollution globally, are being recycled into colourful artwork by a Kenyan company to raise awareness.

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25 Apr 2017 - Single use plastic that is used and thrown away often ends up in the ocean. A few years back it was estimated there was $100 Billion dollars worth of this material in our oceans.

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24 Apr 2017 - Just in time for Earth Day 2017, Adidas has taken further steps towards helping to end plastic pollution by releasing three new sneaker models woven from marine plastic debris.

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20 Apr 2017Adidas is releasing special limited edition versions of four Major League Soccer (MLS) kits as part of its ongoing eco-innovation partnership with ocean conservation group Parley for the Oceans.

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The degradation and unsustainable use of the oceans, seas and marine resources poses significant risks to business and at the same time, businesses are discovering tremendous opportunities in tackl

Event Date:
11/05/2017 - 05:00 to 06:00
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UN Global Compact hosted this webinar for the private sector. A follow-up will be held on 11 May.
Event Date:
06/04/2017 - 05:00 to 06:00
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29 Mar 2017 - Rothy's, a US fashion startup, are making women's shoes out of recycled plastic bottles.

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20 Mar 2017 - The sports shoes feature an upper made from recycled waste plastic recovered from the sea

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18 Mar 2017 - Pacific Ocean Commissioner Dame Meg Taylor spoke in Fiji at the Pacific Regional Preparatory Meeting Towards the Ocean Conference.

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3 Mar 2017 - Norton Point is manufacturing sunglasses made from the huge amounts of plastic cleaned up from ocean coastlines, reinvesting profits in research, education and development efforts that help reduce the impact of ocean plastic.

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Conservation Alliance members and collaborators work collectively to tackle challenges that are too big for any one organization or business to solve alone.

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