Theme: Oceans and coastal zones

World Ocean Summit

Inspiring ocean solutions

Indicator-based tools for assessing ocean risks and vulnerabilities

The future of the ocean economy depends on our ability to navigate, mitigate and adapt to climate change and other environmental and socioeconomic shocks and their interlinked impacts. This brief provides an overview of existing indicator-based tools to assess ocean risks and vulnerabilities based on a systematic review of peer-reviewed articles and grey literature.

Lack of understanding of ocean risks can worsen inequities

Ocean-related risks are not well understood in the region which might be hardest hit by them, Sub-Saharan Africa, concludes new review

An Equitable and Sustainable Ocean Economy: The role of finance in mitigating risk and building resilience

This webinar will explore the latest knowledge on emerging ocean risks in the Anthropocene, and the role finance can play in driving investment into marine and coastal natural capital.

UN Ocean Conference

Scaling up Ocean Action Based on Science and Innovation for the Implementation of Goal 14: Stocktaking, Partnerships and Solutions

World Ocean Summit

The 9th annual World Ocean Summit will take place online from March 1st-4th 2022. Attendees can join the summit from anywhere in the world, free of charge.

ORRAA Innovation Challenge Webinar

Ocean Risk and Resilience Action Alliance’s aims are to drive $500 million of investment into ocean nature-based solutions and surface at least 50 novel finance products and build the resilience of at least 250 million climate vulnerable coastal people by 2030. To help reach this goal, ORRAA is launching the second Ocean Resilience Innovation Challenge to select […]

Ocean action is climate action – accelerating resilience to secure a sustainable future for coastal communities

Karen Sack from the Ocean Resilience Action Alliance shares examples from around the world where locally-led action is protecting the ocean and nature, and helping communities to adapt and thrive.

Resilience Hub: Ocean Action is Climate Action

Accelerating Resilience to Secure a Sustainable Future for Coastal Communities

Resilience Hub: A COP26 Multi-Stakeholder Finance Roundtable

Tackling ocean risk through innovative solutions for climate resilience