David Vivas Eugui

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Co-organised by UNCTAD, FAO, UNITAR and IOI

The Blue Economy and COVID-19 Pandemic: New challenges, recovery measures and resilience [On-line] June 04 2020 @ 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM


The COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in our lifetimes. It is estimated that the pandemic may generate a decline of world trade by a third this year. The Blue economy accounts for about 3.5 to 7 per cent of global GDP.  Blue economy sectors, such as coastal and maritime tourism, fisheries and seafood production, maritime transport and logistics are being heavily affected.

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