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Worldrise ONLUS

Milan, Italy
Type of member : NGO
Sea basin :
  • Mediterranean Sea
Topics :
  • Food from the ocean
  • Healthy and clean ocean
  • Sustainable Tourism, Marine Protected Areas and biodiversity conservation, Ocean Responsability in the private sector
Environmental domains :
  • Marine/Ocean
Main activities :
  • Communication & Outreach
Worldrise is a non-profit organisation created by young professionals that develops projects to conserve and protect the marine environment through a path focused on awareness, creativity and education. Worldrise projects are coordinated and carried out with the involvement of the new generation, aiming at facilitating the acquisition of practical and professional knowledge and training the future ambassadors of the Mediterranean natural heritage. Worldrise works for the protection of the marine environment on different levels, getting people of all ages involved to train the new ambassadors for the sea. Our projects are focused on: Marine Protected Areas and Biodiversity Conservation; Responsible Tourism; Sustainable fishing; Ocean Literacy and environmental education; Plastic pollution; Artivism (Art for the Sea); Ocean ResponSEAbility in the private sector; Leadership and engagement for young environmental professionals; Marine conservation and research. Our projects aim to create awareness, to train new ambassadors and actors on the importance of the sea and its protection. We work with schools, universities, companies, media, institutions and other associations, because we think that only by working together can we generate the change our Blue Planet needs.