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An estimated 710 million metric tons of plastic waste will have entered our environment between 2016 and 2040, a result of plastics being produced, imported, consumed and quickly disposed of in unsustainable quantities (Lau et al, 2020). Plastic…
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La economía circular aprovecha los bienes que la naturaleza para mejorar los cultivos, reducir la contaminación y ayudar a que los agricultores tengan más rentabilidad.
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8 September 2021, 14:00 - 16:00 PM
AquaInSilico, one of the 2020 Ocean Innovators supported by UNDP Ocean Innovation Challenge with financing from Sida and Norad, is organizing its first public workshop to present the "Phos-Value" project to society. This event will discuss the…
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There is growing recognition that a holistic, cross-sectoral approach to addressing global issues is a pre-requisite to building resilience. This panel of high-level actors from the freshwater and ocean communities will explore the benefits of…
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The Blue Climate Initiative (BCI) is welcoming applications from innovators and entrepreneurs for the global US$1 Million Ocean Innovation Prize. The Prize is designed to inspire, fund and support innovations that mitigate climate change through…
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Gathering more than 2000 participants and viewers online, the UNDP World Oceans Day 2021 event “A Conversation with the 2020 UNDP Ocean Innovators” highlighted a suite of inspirational ocean protection and restoration projects the UNDP is supporting…
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A ne pas manquer pour la #JournéeMondialeOcéans! Les #UNDPOceanInnovators 2020 s'unissent pour présenter des solutions innovantes pour répondre aux défis urgents posés par la pollution océanique. Rejoignez-nous pour une #JournéeMondialeOcéans…
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¡Emocionante #DíaMundialdelosOcéanos de la ONU 2021! Lideres globales de los océanos se unen, en busca de soluciones ante los principales problemas que afrontan nuestros mares. #OcéanoInnovadoresPNUD se unen para presentar nuevas soluciones, ante…
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The UNDP is organizing a high-level virtual celebration of World Oceans Day and entrepreneurship. The event will feature the first cohort of ocean innovators. With the conversations about these innovations facilitated by His Royal Highness Crown…
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New York - The ocean or ‘blue’ economy represents some $2.3 trillion in market goods and services, from fisheries to tourism to shipping; if the ocean were an economy, it would be the world’s fifth largest. But our ocean faces unprecedented threats…
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UNDP Ocean Advocate Cody Simpson takes us through the significant role of the ocean to mankind and why 'the ocean is too big and too important to fail'.
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8 June 2021, 13:30 - 14:30 PM CEST
UNDP Ocean Innovation Challenge (OIC), with the support of UNDP Nordic Office, will be hosting a high-level event to celebrate World Oceans Day with the inspiration of the first cohort of ocean innovators. We are very pleased to invite you to this…