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The North Sea is a marginal sea of the Atlantic Ocean located between Great BritainScandinaviaGermany, the NetherlandsBelgium, and France. An epeiric (or "shelf") sea on the European continental shelf, it connects to the ocean through the English Channel in the south and the Norwegian Sea in the north. It is more than 970 kilometres (600 mi) long and 580 kilometres (360 mi) wide, with an area of around 570,000 square kilometres (220,000 sq mi).

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Ocean Literacy for Sail Trainers - Continuous Professional Development Event - Plankton

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Last update: 05/05/21

Celebrating the Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea - Welcome to our Ocean Literacy Festival !

On the occasion of the European Maritime Day, the EU4Ocean coalition is organising the first Ocean Literacy online festival as part of the Atlantic and North Sea basin event and is pleased to offer you the possibility to learn fascinating things about our maritime region in the spirit of sea festivals.

Last update: 05/05/21

Submit your event for the First Ocean Literacy Festival in the Atlantic Ocean and North Sea Region

The EU4Ocean Coalition is looking for engaging ocean literacy events, from science shows, arts performances, science cafés or workshops to public debates and educational activities for young Europeans and other audiences. There is no limit to the imagination!

Last update: 25/03/21

UNCOVERING THE OCEAN’S SECRETS

‘Marine Ecosystem Diaries’ will give public a deep tour of the ocean’s ecosystems. The Marine Diaries, an ocean science communication platform, is today launching a new public education initiative designed to bring the ocean to life for all people. The ‘Marine Ecosystem Diaries’ invites you on an exciting tour of the world's ocean ecosystems, and is the latest deep dive by the Marine Diaries into the watery world below.

Last update: 08/03/21

The Youth4Ocean Forum is calling all young people in the Atlantic and North Sea area!

The new call for project proposals of the Youth4Ocean Forum is designed to promote the ideas of young changemakers in the Atlantic and North Sea regions.

Last update: 04/03/21

We are officially launching the first call for project submission of the Youth4Ocean Forum!

Do you have a project in mind to raise awareness of consumers on sustainable seafood or an innovative business plan to use marine resources sustainably? Or something completely different that you think has the potential to change things? We welcome applications from anyone involved or interested in the sustainable use of marine resources for economic growth, improved livelihoods, and jobs while preserving the health of marine ecosystems.

Last update: 18/11/20

How to become a Young Ocean Advocate

As a Young Ocean Advocate you will have the chance to showcase your project, participate and pitch your ideas in European events, connect with mentors, network with leading European experts, participate in working groups along with stakeholders and decision-makers to address ocean challenges, and benefit from leadership resources to make a positive change.

Last update: 14/10/20

The EU4Ocean coalition: what, what for, how?

The opening workshop of the first event of the EU4Ocean coalition underlined the societal and political importance of collective action for cost-effective ocean literacy in Europe. It introduced the logic of the online workshops organised as part of the event, from the introduction of the established ocean literacy communities to the many opportunities to contribute to the formation of collective initiatives at the European and sea-basin scales.

Start date: 24/09/2020 - 09:30
Last update: 10/09/20

Save the Sea Project

Save the Sea Project is a social initiative that unites and engages people in a dialogue about the state of the Baltic Sea. It is a perfect example of how environmental problems can be approached by different stakeholder sectors acting together to create the change. Amber Girl - project 's founder and jewelry designer created a unique bracelet where 100% of the net profit goes to a charitable cause strictly connected to the Baltic Sea conservation and protection . By creating an esthetically pleasing and high-quality product , she created a bridge between the consumer world and the environmentally aware community willing to take the step forward in order to build the greater future for our oceans.

Last update: 18/08/20

The Youth4Ocean Forum kicks off!

On July 7th, 40 young individuals from all over Europe have joined forces as founding members of the Youth4Ocean Forum.

Start date: 07/07/2020 - 00:00
Last update: 13/07/20

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