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The Ocean x Climate Change at TED Countdown Summit

From the 15th to the 18th October, around 600 climate change leaders gathered in Edinburgh for the TED Countdown Summit – a conference entirely dedicated to …

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Edinburgh Ocean Leaders at TED Countdown Summit

In a week’s time, the brightest thinkers and doers from around the world will gather in Edinburgh, for the first-ever in-person TED climate conference. Ahead …

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Roar of the Marañón: Ocean Leader Bruno Monteferri leads campaign to protect Peru’s Marañón River

The Marañón River is a vital link between the Andes and the Amazon basin, delivering nutrient rich sediment from the Andes mountains to the Amazon …

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EOL co-Director Sandy Tudhope introduces climate initiative on Royal visit

On July 1st, Her Majesty The Queen and Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited the University’s newly-named Edinburgh Climate Change Institute in recognition of …

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IMPACT Magazine: Interview with Harriet Harden-Davies

Ocean Leader Harriet Harden-Davies was interviewed for the latest issue of Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation’s magazine, IMPACT. In the article, we hear about …

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Ocean Leadership in the Ocean Decade: UNESCO Launches Endorsed Actions

UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission have announced more than 60 programmes and contributions in the inaugural batch of endorsed Ocean Decade actions. Led by diverse groups, …

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12th Edition of the Monaco Blue Initiative: Key Message and Summaries

Monaco Blue Initiative is an annual platform for discussion on sustainable ocean management and conservation co-organized by the Oceanographic Institute and the Prince Albert II …

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Ocean Leadership To Leave No-One Behind: EOL contributes to ECO Magazine UN Ocean Decade Special Issue

The 2020 cohort of Ocean Leaders, co-director Meriwether Wilson and Programme Assistant Amber Carter were proud to contribute an article “Ocean Leadership to Leave No-One …

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The Journey of Ocean Leadership from Tyler-Rae Chung

Tyler-Rae Chung represents the Pacific Youth Council , a non-governmental organisation based in her home-country of Fiji that acts as an umbrella body for national …

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A New Wave of Ocean Leadership: EOL at the 4th Monaco Ocean Week

Hear from session chair and Ocean Leader, Charlie Gough, on her takeaways from the Edinburgh Ocean Leaders digital event at Monaco Ocean Week: A New …

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Ocean Leaders take part in the 12th Edition of the Monaco Blue Initiative

The Monaco Blue Initiative (MBI), held every year in the framework Monaco Ocean Week, is organised by Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation and Oceanographic …

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Join Edinburgh Ocean Leaders for Live Stream Digital Event at Monaco Ocean Week 16:30 CET 25th March

As part of Monaco Ocean Week, Edinburgh Ocean Leaders will hold a live stream digital event on the 25th March 16:30 CET. A New Wave …

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Meet the 2021 Edinburgh Ocean Leaders

Meet the 2021 Ocean Leaders, the second cohort of exceptional ocean professionals selected through a global nomination process to take part in the Edinburgh Ocean …

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A case for the expansion of the Galápagos Marine Reserve

Lying at the confluence of four major ocean currents and influenced by upwelling from deep nutrient rich waters, the Galápagos are a globally unique hotspot …

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EOL Announces 2021 Ocean Leader Cohort

Edinburgh Ocean Leaders (EOL) announces the eight ocean professionals that will make up the 2021 cohort of the EOL executive leadership programme. The Ocean Leaders …

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The Decade for the Oceans

January 1st 2021 marked the start of The UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (the Decade) and we are delighted that Edinburgh Ocean …

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Thriving Blue Spaces for All. An update from Ocean Leader and Surfers Against Sewage CEO, Hugo Tagholm.

Edinburgh Ocean Leader Hugo Tagholm is the Chief Executive of the UK marine conservation and campaigning charity Surfers Against Sewage (SAS). In the 30 years …

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Leaders’ Stories: get to know the 2020 Edinburgh Ocean Leaders

From its conception, the ethos of Edinburgh Ocean Leaders (EOL) has been to support leaders in situ, wherever they may live or work around the …

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An interview with Edinburgh Ocean Leader Yolanda Sanchez on creating RELATO, a multinational marine education network.

Ocean literacy is an understanding of the ocean’s influence on you—and your influence on the ocean. It is increasingly recognised as an essential pathway to …

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Hear from Edinburgh Ocean Leader Charlie Gough with an update from Blue Ventures

Edinburgh Ocean Leader Charlie Gough is Head of Monitoring and Evaluation at award-winning marine conservation charity Blue Ventures. In her role she oversees the monitoring …

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