This is your portal to all that is happening around the globe on World Oceans Day. Every year on 8 June, decision-makers, scientists, industry and civil society connect to promote a more sustainable, respectful relationship between humankind and our planet’s crown jewel: the ocean.

This portal is your guide to this special celebration: check out and like events happening near you or around the world, dive into our event-planning and educational resources, discover the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, and much more!

Come on in, explore the portal and tell us: how will you celebrate World Oceans Day?


The World Oceans Day Theme for 2018 will be available soon.The theme for 2017 was

"Our Oceans, Our Future"


World Ocean Day Event resources

All you need to inform and mobilize your community around our ocean.


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