Ocean Action Hub

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8 Jun 2020 - This year, owing to the coronavirus pandemic, UN World Oceans Day is a free, all-digital event that’s open

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14 Apr 2020 - Portugal and Kenya declare full commitment to co-hosting conference at a later date to be determined and support ambitious action to 'Save our ocean'.

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8 Apr 2020 - A draft General Assembly decision to postpone the Conference has been submitted to the President of the UN General Assembly

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3 Apr 2020 - A global online conference, the Virtual Ocean Dialogues - connecting communities for ocean action, has been announced to take place on 1-5 June 2020.

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20 Mar 2020 - In light of the COVID19 pandemic, co-hosts Portugal and Kenya are jointly consulting with the United Nations on the postponement of the 2020 UN Ocean Conference.

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9 Mar 2020 - António Guterres, UN Secretary-General - Our oceans are under assult. We need science-based, innovative solutions to save our ocean and the future of our plant.

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05 Mar 2020 - 8 collaborative, multi-stakeholder dialogues will focus on recommendations to support the implementation of SDG 14. Deadline: Mon, 16 March 2020.

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13 Feb 2020 - IISD SDG Knowledge Hub - Participants discussed themes for the 2020 UN Ocean Conference’s eight interactive dialogues and began discussions on the Conference’s political declaration,

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6 Feb 2020 - The second global Ocean Conference taking place in Portugal in June promises to be “a critical moment” for the health

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5 Feb 2020 - SDG Knowledge Hub - This new decade starts at a critical moment for the future of the Ocean.

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4 Feb 2020 - THIS WEEK: Tues 4 - Weds 5 Feb preparations kick off for the 2020 UN Ocean Conference everything you need to know here:

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22 Jan 2020 - Global summits this year could be last chance to tackle crises of ocean, fisheries, biodiversity and climate.

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