Ocean Action Hub

16 Nov 2017 - Just one year after launching the world’s first National Fisheries Platform, with GCP support, Costa Rica is making important headway towards creating a sustainable long-line

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8 Nov 2017 - Model developed that allows fisheries to net enough to meet rising consumer demand while ensuring adequate income and replenishment of natural stocks.

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31 Oct 2017 - The Philippines is partnering with the conservation group Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) to reform fishery management policy and is investing in enforcement, the government

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13 Oct 2017 - The most sustainable fisheries are now also becoming the more profitable, according to a new report on the performance of the EU’s fishing fleet.

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The 2017 edition of the Our Ocean Conference – An Ocean for Life - builds on...
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9 Oct 2017 - The World Bank approved over US$20 million to improve fisheries and marine resources management in the Seychelles.

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17 Aug 2017 - Elimination of government subsidies deemed harmful by the World Trade Organization will be high on the agenda at an upcoming meeting of WTO member states in Argentina.

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15 Aug 2017 - Covering 70 percent of Earth's surface, the world's oceans are vast and deep. So vast, in fact, that nearly every coastal country has the potential to meet its own domestic seafood needs through aquaculture.

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2 Aug 2017 - More than half of the world’s oceans belong to no one, which often makes their riches ripe for plunder.

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Kenya

The Kuruwitu Conservation & Welfare Association (KCWA) is one of the Equator Prize Winners 2017. Here's why.

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21 June 2017 - Mauritius will host the first Meeting of the Compliance Committee of the Southern Indian Ocean Fisheries Agreement (SIOFA) and the 4th Meeting of the Parties from 23 to 30 J

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Peru

Almost a decade ago, the fishing community of Marcona discovered the ocean was washing up opportunities in the form of seaweed.  Now, in a cooperative manner, the fishers have become guardians

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Peru

Desde hace casi una década, la comunidad pesquera de Marcona encontró que el mar varaba oportunidades en forma de algas.

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Hosted by the Equator Initiative, Norway, RARE, GEF, the GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) and UNDP

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07/06/2017 - 18:30
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Peru

La extracción sostenible y transformación de los recursos hidrobiológicos es una actividad clave para el cuidado y protección de nuestros océanos.

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Peru

The sustainable extraction and transformation of hydrobiological resources is a key activity for the care and protection of our oceans.

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15 May 2017 - A revolution in thinking is needed to protect this vital commons.

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4 Mar 2017 - EU Ministers have welcomed with open arms the Communication on International Ocean Governance, which was adopted back in November 2016 by the European Commission and the High Representative.

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3 Apr 2017 - International NGO RARE is making its mark in promoting sustainable fishing through local fisheries management in the Philippines.

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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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