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The ocean has been a self-sustaining ecosystem for millions of years. Its beauty is unmatched and it’s a life-giving resource that needs to be taken care of. But sadly, we have not.
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The science is clear: The ocean is seriously degraded. Here are 10 ways you can help turn the tide.
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8 June 2022, All day
The United Nations marks World Oceans Day each year on 8 June throught an annual event coordinated by the Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (Office of Legal Affairs).
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Recommends robust and urgent actions in lead up to the UN Ocean Conference
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We love nature, but our dependence on plastic is harming the environment.
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Waste management has been a longstanding public concern due to its impact on human health, the environment and socio-economic development. The linear economy paradigm has resulted in increasing consumption of products made of virgin material and low…
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The Ocean is the planet’s largest ecosystem, regulating the climate, and providing livelihoods for billions. But its health is in danger. The second UN Ocean Conference, due to take place in June, will be an important opportunity to redress the…
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Research into replacements for nitrogen-based fertilisers has been spurred by high prices and climate concerns.
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Two decades of action and a singular success: The Western and Central Pacific Ocean is now the only major ocean area where all tuna stocks are harvested sustainably
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As part of the run-up to the Stockholm+50 conference 2-3 June 2022, on 19 April UNDP supported the governments of Sweden and Portugal in organizing a high level event in Stockholm: “Blue Talks – The 2022 United Nations Ocean Conference and Stockholm…
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13 - 14 April 2022, All day
The Republic of Palau will host the 7th Our Ocean Conference on April 13 and 14 of 2022
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In the run-up to the second UN Ocean Conference, and a few days before an OACPS meeting in Ghana of ministers in charge of fisheries and aquaculture, we speak to Andrew Hudson, UNDP Head of Water and Ocean Governance Programme, about the central…