We (the partners listed below) were overwhelmed by the wonderful submissions to the First Annual World Oceans Day Photo Contest ! We are pleased to announce the winners in each category, and the overall winner. The results were announced on June 9 by the Under-Secretary-General, the Legal Counsel of the United Nations, during a reception held in New York at the United Nations on the occasion of World Oceans Day and the 20th Anniversary of the entry into force of the United Nations Convention on
How did you celebrate World Oceans Day? We want to highlight some of the celebrations – events, releases, proclamations – held around the world in a World Oceans Day 2014 summary report. We are also seeking ways to improve this growing event for 2015 and beyond. Please take a few minutes to let us how it went for you, send us any photos you took, and provide helpful feedback and suggestions. You can upload multiple photos by clicking the “upload” button again after submit
Welcome to the international community’s online resource for World Oceans Day, our planet’s biggest celebration of the ocean. Explore this site for ideas, resources, and information about how you can get involved.