Goal 14

7 10, 2017

FAO: Join global treaty to root out the scourge of illegal fishing

2017-11-16T15:31:44+00:00 October 7th, 2017|News, Oceans|

Calling for strengthening the fight against illegal fishing, the United Nations food security agency has urged all countries to join a landmark global treaty that aims to rid the world of the multibillion-dollar scourge.

15 11, 2016

Media advisory: Briefing at COP22 on upcoming UN Oceans conference

2017-11-16T15:39:14+00:00 November 15th, 2016|Climate change, News, Oceans|

PGA, conference co-chairs and president to hold press briefing on June 2017 UN Conference to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14.

9 06, 2016

Ban Ki-moon reunites with Hokule’a crew for World Oceans Day

2017-11-16T15:42:35+00:00 June 9th, 2016|News, Oceans|

Warning that we are dangerously close to breaking the limit of how we should use oceans, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with a Polynesian voyaging canoe crew using traditional methods to circumvent the world.

6 06, 2016

Concern about marine ecosystems at center of World Oceans Day observances

2017-11-16T15:42:43+00:00 June 6th, 2016|News, Oceans, Press material|

Growing concern over the health of marine ecosystems is at the center of United Nations observances to mark World Oceans Day 2016 on 8 June.