Festival

Tiny Heroes of Our Sea - A Documentary on Brunei's Marine Life May 09 2019 @ 12:00 AM - July 08 2019 @ 12:00 AM

The theme for World Oceans Day 2019 is ‘Together we can protect and restore our ocean’. In conjunction with the event, Brunei will be seeing a number of initiatives driven to create awareness on plastic pollution. The Department of Environment, Parks and Recreation has recently launched a No Plastic Day Everyday campaign during Earth Day 2019 and a promotional video has been made to spread this awareness. There are also many social enterprises and NGOs pressing for similar issues.

World Ocean's Day in JC and NYC June 08 2019 @ 7:30 AM - 11:30 PM

30 Mile Walk (participate for as long, or as short as you'd like) along the Hudson River reminding us of our connection to the beautiful Big Blue Ocean just down the street (literally). 

3 Human Formations 

2 Clean-ups - Liberty State Park @10am and Riverside Park @2pm

1 Ocean Celebration! 

Please check https://benatural.world/wodnyc2019 for more information

Pint of Science in Ostend: 3 evenings of marine science in a cosy bar at the seaside

Pint of Science Ostend - OUR BODY: the sea and me May 22 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Within the frame of World Ocean Day, the Flander Within the frame of World Ocean Day, the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) organizes three sessions of Pint of Science in its hometown Ostend (Belgium). On each of the three evenings of 20, 21 and 22 May, two marine scientists are invited to a bar in the neighborhood to inform the public about the latest news about their research. And all this in a casual, cozy atmosphere.

Pint of Science in Ostend: 3 evenings of marine science in a cosy bar at the seaside

Pint of Science Ostend - PLANET EARTH: a sea of live May 21 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Within the frame of World Ocean Day, the Flander Within the frame of World Ocean Day, the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) organizes three sessions of Pint of Science in its hometown Ostend (Belgium). On each of the three evenings of 20, 21 and 22 May, two marine scientists are invited to a bar in the neighborhood to inform the public about the latest news about their research. And all this in a casual, cozy atmosphere.

Pint of Science in Ostend: 3 evenings of marine science in a cosy bar at the seaside

Pint of Science Ostend - OUR SOCIETY: the sea of the past May 20 2019 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Within the frame of World Ocean Day, the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) organizes three sessions of Pint of Science in its hometown Ostend (Belgium). On each of the three evenings of 20, 21 and 22 May, two marine scientists are invited to a bar in the neighborhood to inform the public about the latest news about their research. And all this in a casual, cozy atmosphere.

  • Monday 20 May: OUR SOCIETY - the sea of the past
  • Tuesday 21 May: PLANET EARTH - a sea of live
  • Wednesday 22 May: OUR BODY - the sea and me

 

Peace Boat

Peace Boat celebrates World Oceans Day in New York ! June 07 2019 @ 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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Peace Boat, an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations and in partnership with the UN SDG Action Campaign, has carried out global educational and advocacy voyages for peace and sustainability since 1983. Peace Boat is a core member of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). Peace Boat is now developing the Ecoship, enabling the reduction of CO2 emissions by 40%, achieving zero SOx and NOx emissions, and recycling 100% of its water and waste.

happy dolphins foundation

Happy Dolphins Festival June 08 2019 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The all-round watersports competition held in February since 2002, the Master of the Ocean, has organized a festival for the community to include the children from local foundations and provide them with surfing and swimming lessons, as well as wisdom about ocean conservation.

wod kenya

World Oceans Day @ Pwani University Kenya June 07 2018 @ 9:00 AM - June 08 2018 @ 10:00 PM

Day 1: Thursday June 7, 2018

9:00am-10:30am

Tour of Regeneration Africa in Malindi for an experience on how ocean plastic waste is converted to long lasting construction products.

By UNESCO & Regeneration Africa

 

11:00am-12:30pm

Tour of Eco-World: a private recycling firm that makes artifacts from recycled plastic.    

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