The 2020 Cohort
We are delighted to say that the inaugural cohort of six Ocean Leaders are on board! They were selected through a global nomination search and chosen by an international selection committee.
Their interests and experiences are diverse in setting and vision, including: ocean literacy and activism in Chile, marine governance and policy in Panama, village-lead conservation in Indonesia, alternative livelihoods in Madagascar, campaigns for clean seas in the UK, and UN treaty processes on the global high seas.
Developer of educational programmes in marine conservation and researcher of ocean literacy in Chile.
Environmental Policy Director in the Government of Panama and President of the Cobia National Park Board.
Environmentalist, award-winning campaigner, surfer, charity professional and a TEDx speaker.
Advisor to governments and international organisations on marine governance and policy.
Helps communities in Madagascar understand their conservation outcomes through monitoring and evaluation.
Co-founder of an international charity that uses a village-led approach to coastal conservation.