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Innovation for a sustainable ocean

On Jun 4, 2020
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On World Oceans Day on June 8th, people around the world celebrate the ocean. This year’s theme, Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean, resonates with The Economist Group’s World Ocean Initiative and our audience.

On Jun 4, 2020
@TheEconomist shared
If you could invest $1bn in one solution to protect the ocean, what would it be and why? Register to join the @Economist_WOI's Insight Hour webinar to learn more #WorldOceansDay. Supported by @Blancpain1735 https://t.co/3s8Glfj30K
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Innovation for a sustainable ocean

Innovation for a sustainable ocean

On World Oceans Day on June 8th, people around the world celebrate the ocean. This year’s theme, Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean, resonates with The Economist Group’s World Ocean ...

2019 Challenge for Goal 14

2019 Challenge for Goal 14

Lead 2030 Challenge for SDG 14 - Supported by Credit Suisse Investing in the Oceans The blue economy is the 7th largest in the world, worth nearly $25tr in asset value. The event connected ...

Summary of the Lisbon Workshop on Blue Natural Capital

Summary of the Lisbon Workshop on Blue Natural Capital

IISD Reporting Services, through its ENB+ Meeting Coverage, produced a summary report from the International Expert Workshop on Blue Natural Capital, which took place from 3 to 4 October ...

Turning the Tide Towards a Sustainable Blue Economy

Turning the Tide Towards a Sustainable Blue Economy

We’ve all heard that business is going green, but 2020 just might be the year of the “blue economy” with organizations from the major shipping banks in the Poseidon Principles Association ...

5 ocean success stories to chase away the blues

5 ocean success stories to chase away the blues

The world can seem awash with bad news about the ocean, but there are also a few bright spots. Here are five that have made waves recently.

There is no Ocean B

There is no Ocean B

This week, delegates are meeting at the United Nations in New York to begin negotiating the text of a high seas biodiversity treaty. Even though the health of the ocean is being talked ...

'90% of the larger fish in the ocean are gone': Why James Blunt is campaigning for sustainable fishing

'90% of the larger fish in the ocean are gone': Why James Blunt is campaigning for sustainable fishing

"I think anyone who goes on holiday in the Mediterranean will ask the same question as me when you jump in the water, which is where are the fish?"

UK creates global alliance to help protect the world’s ocean

UK creates global alliance to help protect the world’s ocean

10 countries sign up to UK-led initiative to safeguard the world's ocean and its wildlife.

The Case for Marine Protected Areas

The Case for Marine Protected Areas

Ocean health is critical to all life on this planet. Phytoplankton, the microscopic plants found in the sunlit area of almost all oceans, generate about half of the Earth’s oxygen, and the ...

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Protecting the biodiversity of the high seas by bringing good governance and law to the whole ocean is the single most important thing we can do to turn the tide for the blue heart of our ...

The blue economy – ocean of opportunity or sea of troubles?

The blue economy – ocean of opportunity or sea of troubles?

For centuries, we have thought of the ocean as unimaginably vast and unchangeable, as a sea of opportunity, spawning fishing fleets and shipping lines, building the wealth of maritime ...

Engaging with the Blue Economy

Engaging with the Blue Economy

Rolando Morillo Vice President and Equity Analyst for Sustainability and Impact, Rockefeller Capital Management Rolando Morillo has over 17 years of experience within the investment ...