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Vanuatu

Although almost three quarters of our planet are covered by water bodies and oceans are the largest ecosystem on earth, humans are largely terrestrial beings. While we slowly realize…

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Feb 3, 2021

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Far away from the Pacific, from the heart of the bustling French capital, a group of students are sending out an important message about climate-related sea level rise in…

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Tokelau and its 1400 inhabitants are extremely vulnerable to climate change and environmental degradation, including biodiversity loss. Being the first in the world to switch to 100% renewable energy,…

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The Covid-19 pandemic, as a reminder of our dependency on healthy human-environment relationships, is an opportunity, too. While a lot of personal and financial recources are going into fighting…

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This award winning short documentary invites you to explore how different but at the same time similar life on Langeness, a small piece of land in the middle of…

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When the night closes in, the team of Okeanos Vanuatu sets sail from Port Vila, heading towords the Shepherd Islands. Twice a week, depending on the demand, the Vaka…

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The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has declared it a humanitarian crisis – one that hardly gets any attention: Due to Covid-19, hundreds of thousands of seafarers are stranded on…

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On 24 September 2020, World Maritime Day was celebrated. UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that “the theme of this year’s World Maritime Day – ‘Sustainable Shipping for a Sustainable…

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On 1 July 2020 the first Traditional Navigation Training Program offered by the College of Micronesia (COM-FSM) in collaboration with Okeanos Foundation started at the FSM-FMI campus in Yap,…

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The future of tourism in the ‘blue’ Pacific must be green, according to the head of South Pacific Tourism, Chris Cocker. Pacific economies are reeling from the impact of…

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