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Events & Activities of the EU4Ocean Platform

Published on: Tue, 01/03/2022 - 11:26
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    Keep up to date with the events and activities of the EU4Ocean Platform - an active group of organisations, initiatives and people.

    The EU4Ocean Platform is one of the three key components of the EU4Ocean coalition. It serves as a focal point for organizations and initiatives to connect, collaborate and mobilize efforts on ocean literacy. The EU4Ocean Platform will offer a dynamic topic-oriented working environment that stimulates collaboration, exchange of practices and dialogue across the many different target groups leading to the creation of new ocean literacy partnerships and innovative actions, co-designed by organizations and youth.


    Upcoming events

    No upcoming events.

    Past events

    Let’s make Europe Blue: Join the EU4Ocean for Ocean Literacy Summit

    19 - 21 May 2022

    On 20 May 2022, during the European Maritime Day, the hybrid Ocean Literacy EU4Ocean Summit showcased and awarded the most successful initiatives, collaborations and actions of the EU4Ocean Coalition members. Organisations, individuals, young people, schools and teachers came together to celebrate their efforts and commitment to the ocean and invite others to join them in their work to enhance ocean literacy throughout Europe.

    • 19 May The EU4Ocean Coalition booth and exhibition space
    • 20 May The Ocean Literacy EU4Ocean Summit
    • 21 May The Ocean Literacy Festival!

    EU4Ocean Platform information session

    18 June 2020

    The meeting allowed an exchange with founding members, to discuss how their organisations can contribute to, benefit from, and shape the EU4Ocean Platform and the operational launch in September 2020.

    Joining forces at the first “EU4Ocean workshop – Designing Ocean Literacy action in Europe

    24 September 2020

    The first EU4Ocean workshop– Designing Ocean Literacy action in Europe was organised by the EU4Ocean Coalition – a new initiative on ocean literacy of the European Commission.

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    EU4Ocean Platform meeting

    EU4Ocean thematic workshops at the EU4Ocean workshop

    25 September 2020

    The EU4Ocean thematic workshops on Climate and Ocean, Food from the Ocean or Healthy and Clean Ocean, discussed and gathered ideas for effective Ocean Literacy actions.

    EU4Ocean Platform meeting

    02 December 2021

    On 2 December 2021, EU4Ocean Platform members gathered online to take stock of the Platform achievements in 2021, exchange ideas of new connections and collaborations and look forward to the EU4Ocean Summit planned in the spring 2022.

    Further news & activities

    EU4Ocean Platform members: now fully featured in their profile pages and the European Atlas of the Seas

    14 September 2020

    Get to know the EU4Ocean Platform members and the European Atlas of the Seas!

    EU4Ocean announces Platform Chairs and Working Group Chairs

    03 September 2020

    The EU4Ocean Platform welcomes two Platform Chairs and three Working Group Chairs, who will serve in advisory and steering roles for the Platform.

    Get to know the EU4Ocean Platform founding members

    01 July 2020

    76 organisations, initiatives and individuals have joined the EU4Ocean Platform as founding members.