Aligning marine conservation and development agendas The Ocean+ Habitats platform is relaunching at a crucial moment for ocean conservation. This year marks the beginning of several long-anticipated milestones in conservation policy, including the post-2020 global biodiversity framework and the UN (...) Read more.
Our world is in crisis. Climate change is accelerating, with monumental implications for nature and human societies. Addressing this global challenge will take unprecedented global collaboration. It will also take audacious creativity and entrepreneurship to think outside the box and (...) Read more.
The Blue Bioeconomy ERA-Net COFUND has released a new call on Unlocking the Potential of Aquatic Bioresources. The online submission tool is ready to use and the call announcement, guidelines and templates are available. All proposal information must be submitted (...) Read more.
In the context of global celebrations for World Oceans Day, UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission announced the first Actions officially endorsed as part of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, 2021-2030 (the ‘Ocean Decade’). “From restoring the (...) Read more.
Fact of the week! Did you know that barnacles hitchike on whales? You may already know that “about 97% of Earth's water is in the ocean”. But did you know that “a protein found in a jellyfish has contributed to (...) Read more.