UNFCCC Ocean and Climate Change Dialogue

UNFCCC Ocean and Climate Change Dialogue

Taking place 2-3 December 2020, the Ocean and Climate Change Dialogue will invite Parties and non-Party stakeholders to consider approaches to strengthening ocean related adaptation and mitigation action across the UNFCCC.  Check out the OA Alliance contribution and more.

Communicating OA Science to Policy Makers

Communicating OA Science to Policy Makers

What do policy makers really want to know about ocean acidification and its potential effects? How can scientists, non-government entities, other stakeholders and community members help to answer their questions?

OA Alliance At Climate Week NYC!

OA Alliance At Climate Week NYC!

We hope you will join us for two events hosted by the OA Alliance, as we work to ensure that climate and ocean commitments, policies and communications accurately reflect their interdependence.

What Role Can Local and Regional Governments Play?

What Role Can Local and Regional Governments Play?

This virtual workshop, hosted by the OA Alliance and Under2 Coalition, will provide context for municipal and local-level efforts to address OA and discuss priorities for situating OA within existing policy and management frameworks including linking with climate policy and managing for related stressors.

World Economic Forum Virtual Ocean Dialogues

World Economic Forum Virtual Ocean Dialogues

Watch the “Deep Dive” program on Ocean Acidification and Climate-Ocean Impacts, which occurred on June 4, 2020 as part of the World Economic Forum’s Virtual Ocean Dialogues 2020.

Keeping up Momentum for Ocean and Climate Action in 2020

Keeping up Momentum for Ocean and Climate Action in 2020

The rapid spread of COVID-19 is posing unprecedented challenges and uncertainty to governments, civil society organizations and citizens around the world. Even as we face enormous challenges, governments and civil society are standing reading to continue progress, share success stories and compelling case studies for driving climate action and implementing ocean solutions in 2020 and beyond.

Mitigation and Building Resilience through Kelp and Seagrass

Mitigation and Building Resilience through Kelp and Seagrass

Presentations will explore the role of kelp and seagrass in helping to mitigate and build resilience to impacts of ocean acidification to some marine species and ecosystems.   Presentations will focus on how governments might explore pilot projects that further examine this potential.

2019 Highlights & Impact

2019 Highlights & Impact

The rapid growth of the OA Alliance confirms the desire of policy and decision-makers to better understand climate impacts to marine resources and to implement actions that reduce impacts and build resiliency. Check out member highlights and impact in 2019!