Ocean Action Hub

23 Nov 2020 - Film shares stories of science, innovation and sustainability that are transforming the marine sector.

 

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19 Nov 2020 - Draft new mandatory regulations to cut the carbon intensity of existing ships have been approved by IMO's Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC). 
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28 Oct 2020 - This paper highlights trends in coastal behaviour and comments on...
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23 Oct 2020 - Since its launch, with only four founding members in June 2020, the Global Industry Alliance (GIA) for Marine Biosafety has been actively expanding with new members joining.

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22 Oct 2020 - SDG Knowledge Platform - During the inaugural Ocean Stewardship Annual Review, CEOs addressed five "tipping points" for a healthy and productive ocean.

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24 Sept 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the importance of shipping as the most reliable, efficient and cost-effective method of transporting goods internationally.

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The theme for this year is “Sustainable shipping for a sustainable planet," which provides an

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24/09/2020 - 09:30
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8 Jun 2020 - How has COVID-19 affected the ocean economy?

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8 Jun 2020 - A ground-breaking Global Industry Alliance (GIA) has been launched to tackle two of the most pressing environmental issues of our time – invasive species and greenhouse gas (G

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13 Mar 2020 - Little attention has been given to greening ferries, which remain reliant on carbon intensive and dirty diesel technologies. Now that's finally beginning to change.

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24 Sept 2019 - Coalition of six nations aims to raise funds and achieve full decarbonisation by 2050.

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1 Aug 2019 - This industry has started to move towards sustainability, including cutting GHG emissions and sulphur content of fuel oil and the new Ballast Water Convention.

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30 Jul 2019 - NPR - There are signs that the status quo is changing and a new fuel could make cargo ships among the cleanest transport methods on Earth.

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27 Mar 2019 - A major five-year IMO-UNDP-GEF project to address bioinvasions by organisms which can build up on ships’ hulls and other marine structures launched.

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29 Nov 2018 - GloFouling Partnerships: A new collaboration between the GEF, UNDP and IMO to address bioinvasions through ships’ hulls and other marine structures

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12 Nov 2018 - The IMO's plan aims to enhance existing regulations and introduce new supporting measures to reduce marine plastic litter from ships.

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Business Sweden in collaboration with the Monaco Chamber of Shipping welcome you to a sustainable shipping seminar.
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12/10/2017 - 14:30 to 20:00
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Partnerships to catalyze transformational innovations in marine biosafety...
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Hosted by the Government of Jamaica, with the IOM; UNDP; GEF; SPREP; Government of Croatia; Global Industry Alliance (GIA) for Marine Biosecurity; Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology (IMarEST).

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06/06/2017 - 18:15
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Fredrik Haag, Marine Environment Division, IMO Presentation made at The Ocean...
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UN Headquarters, Conference Room 8

Hosted by the Permanent Mission of France to the UN and IUCN

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15/02/2017 - 08:15 to 09:30
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UN Headquarters, Conference Room B

Hosted by Peace Boat

14 February, 18:15 - 19:30 EST

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14/02/2017 - 03:15 to 14:30
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