Jun 8, 2021

Happy World Oceans Day!

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Today we celebrate the place we all originated from, our blue lungs, our source of inspiration, our nurturing mother: the world’s oceans! With the UN Ocean Decade ahead of us, we have the opportunity not only to understand the connection between healthy marine environments and human wellbeing, redefining our relationship to our oceans, but also to learn from cultures that live from and with the ocean.

Jana Steingaesser / Okeanos Foundation for the Sea

‘The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods’ is the theme for World Oceans Day 2021, as well as a declaration of intentions that launches a decade of challenges to get the Sustainable Development Goal 14, ‘Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources’, by 2030.

>> Learn more about the UN World Oceans Day