Ocean Stewardship 2030: Ten Ambitions and Recommendations for Growing Sustainable Ocean Business

Year of Publication

2020

This resource presents the work of the UN Global Compact Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business. This platform brought together ocean stakeholders to define the Sustainable Ocean Principles and five focus areas for action.

Source:

United Nations Global Compact

Author(s):

Geography:

Global

Type:

Strategy

Purpose of Measurement:

Solution Sets and Impact Potential

Impact theme(s):

Material Flows, Livelihoods, Oceans

This resource presents the work of the UN Global Compact Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business. This platform brought together ocean stakeholders to define the Sustainable Ocean Principles and five focus areas for action. For each of the five areas, the resource suggests two ambitions and proposes several recommendations for policy and industry action. The five areas for action are: healthy food and food security, harnessing ocean electricity, decarbonizing shipping, ending waste entering the ocean, and mapping the ocean.