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The rising demand for ocean sources is pushing marine ecosystems close to to breaking level, a downside made worse by the local weather disaster. On the newest episode of ‘Inventing Tomorrow’, NCS anchor and correspondent Kristie Lu Stout spotlights…
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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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The Nutshell Cooler keeps ice frozen longer than most plastic alternatives on the market, its makers say. On Kickstarter, though, the cooler is hot.
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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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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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The Blue Action Fund is pleased to announce a new open call for grant proposals focussing on Africa’s Atlantic coast from Morocco to South Africa. The present call for proposals is part of a continuing series of such calls by Blue Action Fund,…
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The Ending Plastic Pollution Innovation Challenge (subsequently referred as “EPPIC”), organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Viet Nam, It is open to any individuals and organisations (including businesses, non-profit…
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The UNDP-led Equator Initiative announces its global call for nominations for the Equator Prize 2021 on the eve of the Earth Day. This worldwide outreach effort aims to identify exceptional local solutions for climate, people and planet. Nominations…
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The Blue Action Fund is pleased to announce a new open call for grant proposals focussing on Africa’s Atlantic coast from Morocco to South Africa. The current expectation is that Blue Action Fund will award grants from this call with a total volume…
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For the week of 5–9 April, entrepreneurs from around the world gathered on Zoom to go head-to-head with proposals on how to fix one of the world’s largest environmental disasters. At stake: the fast-disappearing Aral Sea, the livelihoods and public…
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The Department for Transport will work with Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, to invest up to £20m for innovative clean maritime and smart shipping projects. The aim of this competition is to support the design and development of…