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Discover projects and solutions being explored by States, Civil Society, Private Sector, and Intergovernmental Organizations to protect and revitalize the ocean and everything it sustains.


UN World Oceans Day 2021

The second virtual UN WOD event highlighted the biodiversity and economic opportunity that the ocean sustains and explored how to create sustainable and inclusive livelihoods, for the ocean and all who depend on it.

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