The Blue Economy: Harnessing the Ocean’s Resources for Sustainable Development

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Series Details 01.06.18
Publication Date 01/06/2018
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Oceans cover almost three quarters of the earth’s surface and billions of people globally depend on them for their livelihoods. However, plastic pollution, overfishing and maritime threats such as piracy could endanger efforts to harness the ocean’s resources for sustainable development.

Dan Watson from SNTech spoke to Gitika Bhardwaj about how governments and businesses were developing solutions to these challenges.

Source Link https://www.chathamhouse.org/expert/comment/blue-economy-harnessing-ocean-s-resources-sustainable-development
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ESO: Find further information in ESO on the blue economy http://www.europeansources.info/advSearchLink?keyword=blue%20economy%20&searchTerm
European Commission: Maritime affairs: Integrated maritime policy: Blue growth https://ec.europa.eu/maritimeaffairs/policy/blue_growth_en
The European Files, 14.06.17: Blue Growth Strategy https://www.europeanfiles.eu/magazine/blue-growth-strategy

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