January 2021 marks the beginning of perhaps the most critical decade of our lives. The global COVID-19 crisis highlighted more than ever our vulnerability and dependence on the environment for our health and prosperity. Many are relying on a growing Green Economy to drive us back to recovery.
But what about the sustainable, knowledge-based and equitable Blue Economy?
‘Brave New Ocean’ is a high-level virtual event organized by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO. It will convene global leaders, scientists, philanthropists, leaders of United Nations agencies, and sports personalities to discuss the immense challenges and opportunities the ocean provides for realizing the potential of the Sustainable Development Goals and the role that the Ocean Decade can play in meeting these challenges!