Publications by Topic: Oceans & Seas
Issues Brief 4 - Oceans

This brief is aimed at providing an overview of international commitments, implementation successes, remaining gaps, challenges and emerging issues in the area of oceans, with a vi...

How oceans- and seas-related measures contribute to the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development: Local and regional experiences

The e-publication “How oceans- and seas-related measures contribute to the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development: Local and regional experiences”...

SIDS Partnerships Briefs - Oceans, Seas & Biodiversity

THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES (SIDS Conference) will be held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa, with the overarching theme as "The su...

Natural Resources Forum, Special section on oceans

This special section on oceans and seas of Natural Resources Forum provides valuable background information for the ongoing oceans-related processes and discussions. It contains tw...

Title Publisher Year
How oceans- and seas-related measures contribute to the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development: Local and regional experiences UN-DESA 2014
Natural Resources Forum, Special section on oceans National Resources Forum 2014
SIDS Partnerships Briefs - Oceans, Seas & Biodiversity UN-DESA 2014
Concept of a Sustainable Maritime Transportation System IMO 2013
Green Economy in a Blue World: Synthesis Report UNEP, FAO, IMO, UNDP, UNDESA, IUCN, WorldFish Center, GRID‐Arendal 2012
A Blueprint for Ocean and Coastal Sustainability UNESCO, IMO, FAO, UNDP 2011
From Green Economies to Green Societies UNESCO 2011
Issues Brief 4 - Oceans UN-DESA 2011
Policy Brief 1: Ocean Acidification: A Hidden Risk for Sustainable Development UNDESA 2009
Policy Brief 26: Ocean Acidification: A Hidden Risk for Sustainable Development UNDESA 2009
Sustainable Development and High Seas Fisheries
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