International Agenda for the Ocean

An active voice on the main themes related to the ocean.

Our goal

The international scope of the Oceano Azul Foundation and the already existing wide network, facilitates the relevant role that the Foundation may have shaping and supporting an international ocean agenda for the XXIst century.

Initiative status
Stage 2 : Started
Initiative keywords
  • Blue Economy
  • Human Pressure
  • Ocean Governance
  • Scientific Research
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Impact

- Improving the international ocean governance framework;
- Reducing human pressures on the ocean;
- Developing a sustainable blue economy;
- Strengthening scientific research access to data.

What We Do

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Ocean’s news

February 4, 2020
RISE UP – a blue call to action RISE UP Civil society’s Blue Call to Action for the ocean in 2020   On February 5th, members of civil society and philanthropic organisations handed over “RISE UP- A Blue Call to Action” to Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations. “RISE UP – A Blue Call to Action”, is a joint call to urge governments [...]
November 23, 2019
COOL – Clean Ocean Organizations Convention On November 23, 2019 at Oceanário de Lisboa, the Oceano Azul Foundation hosted 58 organizations from throughout Portugal dedicated to tackling the problem of marine litter and protecting the Ocean. To read the full report click HERE.   This gathering of organizations who work to remove marine litter on beaches and waterways throughout Portugal, shared [...]
November 22, 2019
BLUE AZORES – Scientific Report – The Best Kept Secret in the Atlantic Scientific report The waters around the Azores Archipelago contain some of the most important island, open-water, and deep-sea environments in the Atlantic. Despite its importance, this invaluable, fragile, and irreplaceable blue natural capital is under threat and needs to be protected. To launch the Blue Azores Program, two scientific expeditions were carried out in the [...]