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Events worldwide marking World Oceans Day. 
Add your event and join the global community celebrating the ocean.

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Innovation for Sustainable Development​

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Events worldwide marking World Oceans Day. Add your event and join the global community celebrating the ocean.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register an event?

Fill out our Registration Form.

What should I put in my description?

Please include a brief overview of your event to describe the focus and intended audience if relevant.

What if my event is virtual?

In the event registration form there is a field to indicate location and you can choose “virtual”.

What if my event is not during World Oceans Week?

The United Nations World Oceans Day website can be used year-round! Please feel free to register any ocean-related events throughout the year.

Where will my event be featured?

All registered events will be featured on the calendar.

Are there any criteria for an event to be featured?

Submissions should be complete, relate to the ocean or ocean affairs, not have a commercial motive and not violate United Nations values.

Why do I not see my event in the calendar?

All submissions are subject to approval and may take up to a week to be processed.

How do I edit my event?

For revisions of, or edits to your approved event, please email [email protected]. If you would like to make more than one revision or edit, please completely resubmit your event using the registration form.

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