This week Te Toki Voyaging Trust in partnership with Curious Minds and a dream-team of scientists, astronomers, navigators and sailors delivered six different science and technology workshops to 240 students at Mercury Bay Area School. Here are a few of the highlights from Monday and Tuesday! Up next is Te Wharekura o Manaia around the other side of the Coromandel Peninsula! #CoastalCommunities #CuriousYoungMinds #SharingTheLearning #FloatingClassroom #Haunui #HeWakaHeTangata 🌌🌊🌀 Hoturoa Kerr Anna Marbrook ... See MoreSee Less
Okeanos Marshall Islands, led by managing director Dustin LoMoki Langidrik , is serving the people of the outer islands with traditionally designed sustainable sea transportation. Okeanos Foundation is excited to share the inspiring work of Okeanos Marshall Islands at COP23 in support of her Excellency President Hilda Heine Office of the President, Republic of the Marshall Islands vision for innovative solutions to the climate challenges Pacific Islands are facing. Featuring Marshallese sailing canoes from Waan Aelõñ in Majel (Canoes of the Marshall Islands) . ... See MoreSee Less
WOO HOO! Go Majol, so proud IEN NE. Jerammon rijarokrok rein, RIJEDJED IJU (astrology) Koba RIMETO (Navigator) kab RIKATU (weather forecaster)...im aolep rimajol IM jela ke koj Rimajol bar RIBUBU (event forecasters)....case in point predicting UKOKTAK IN MEJATOTO (Climate Change), hehehe
World leaders sail aboard Okeanos-built canoe The Uto ni Yalo during Fiji's Conference to prepare for COP23.
Guests include Fiji's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Nazhat Shameem alongside the French Minister for Environment Nicolas Hulot and US Chief Climate Negotiator Trigg Talley on a sail on our sustainable sailing vessel to share our voyaging perspectives.Over 3 days, over 300 people from 68 countries gathered in Fiji to shape the focus of COP23. We are humbled to have taken Fiji's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Nazhat Shameem alongside the French Minister for Environment Nicolas Hulot and United States of America Chief Climate Negotiator Trigg Talley for a sail on Fiji's sustainable sailing vessel to share our voyaging perspectives ... See MoreSee Less
Tesla's Elon Musk & Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello are reportedly in talks of localized solar-electric grids to prevent future catastrophes in the face of increasingly extreme climate events. ... See MoreSee Less
This Sunday, our Okeanos US team had the pleasure of boarding the Peace Boat who is leading the way to construct the planet's most environmentally sustainable cruise ship. On board we met Peace Boat and Ecoship founder, Yoshioka Tatsuya, and Peace Boat International Coordinator Meri Joyce; Ocean and Climate Youth Ambassadors Shafira Charlette of Seychelles, Kya Lal of Fiji, La Tisha Parkinson of Trinidad & Tobago; and Dr. Kathleen Sullivan, member of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) winner of this year's #NobelPeacePrize ... See MoreSee Less