June 08 2018 @ 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM

As part of the celebrations for World Oceans Day (8 June), the Portuguese National Commission of UNESCO (CNU), in partnership with the Portuguese Committee for the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) and the School of Tourism and Technology of the Sea (ESTM - Peniche ) of the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (IPLeiria), will organize in Peniche the Conference "OCEANS: RAISING AWARENESS TO ACT, PROTECTING TO VALUE", about the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 14 of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development "Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development" 

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