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Too Big to Fail: The Importance of the Global Ocean Economy

Experts discuss the importance of immediate international action to protect the world’s ocean - and how to best work with local communities to make this happen.
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LONDON, March 12, 2021 /3BL Media/ – Industry leaders, policymakers, NGOs, academia and entrepreneurs came together at the eighth World Ocean Summit to share their insights on how to ensure that the world’s ocean is best preserved for future generations. 

Confronting Deep Challenges, Head On

Hear from the UN, the World Bank, PepsiCo and IKEA at The Economist’s 8th annual World Ocean Summit Virtual Week
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LONDON, February 25, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Economist’s eighth annual World Ocean Summit Virtual Week will take place next week from March 1st - 5th. With over 30 hours of content, 6,000 registrations and more than 170 speakers confirmed from across the globe, we will explore actionable solutions for the most pressing challenges facing the seas. We will ask how the world can achieve a balance between ocean restoration and economic prosperity.

Pure Strategies Launches New Self-Assessment Tool to Help Companies Set Science Based Targets for Nature

New Tool Designed to Help Companies Develop Goals to Help Reverse Nature Loss in Line with Science
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GLOUCESTER, Mass., February 19, 2021  /3BL Media/ - Pure Strategies, a pioneer corporate member of the Science Based Targets Network (SBTN) Corporate Engagement Program, today announced the launch of a new self-assessment tool designed to help companies start in building a strong commitment t

MarViva Foundation and Moody's Foundation Join Efforts to Promote Economic Development in Coastal Communities

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  • Initiative will benefit 110 artisanal fisher families in the Gulf of Nicoya, Costa Rica
  • Digital tool will allow direct placement of their responsible fishing products, as strategy for the sector’s economic recovery

San José, Costa Rica, December 9th 2020 /3BL Media/ - MarViva Foundation and Moody's Foundation formalized an agreement to support economic recovery in fishing communities through technological innovation for the commercialization of marine fish.

Richard Delaney: Heading Down the Cape

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As the author of “Jaws,” Peter Benchley, put it, “You could start now, and spend another forty years learning about the sea without running out of new things to know.” This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio would surely concur. Richard Delaney, the President and CEO of the Center for Coastal Studies, has spent the past forty some-odd years on Cape Cod, striving to understand the fathomless and majestic depths of the ocean.

United Nations Global Compact Launches the Ocean Stewardship 2030 Report

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New roadmap developed jointly by the private sector and UN organizations defines ten critical ambitions for ocean-related industries to deliver on the Global Goals by 2030. 

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New roadmap developed jointly by the private sector and UN organizations defines ten critical ambitions for ocean-related industries to deliver on the Global Goals by 2030. 

GreenMoney’s Annual Videos Issue on Sustainable Business, Impact Investing and Environmental Sustainability

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Welcome to GreenMoney's 5th Annual Videos Issue. We have curated a collection of beautiful, interesting and impactful films featuring a variety of innovators from the interconnected worlds of Impact Investing, Corporate Responsibility and Environmental Sustainability. We think you’ll find them as engaging as we do. All here - https://GreenMoney.com 

The Videos include:

Ship of Fools: Cruise Polluters

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Growing up watching “The Love Boat,” some of us thought of a cruise as a romantic and exciting way to see the world. New research out of Johns Hopkins University and Stand.earth, however, indicates that cruises don’t just “set a course for adventure,” they deliver high quantities of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons into the air and delicate ocean habitats. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak with Kendra Ulrich, a Senior Shipping Campaigner at Stand.

Let’s Keep It Blue Together

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Last Friday was International Ocean Day -- a day that we celebrate the 71 percent of our planet that is covered with water. But, increasingly that water is filled with plastic, and it’s slowly killing us.

Consider these facts:

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