Policy

A victory for our ocean, 20 years in the making

The high seas, or regions of the ocean beyond national borders, make up 50 per cent of earth’s area. They are home to a rich tapestry of ecosystems and an incredible diversity of wildlife, much of which remains undiscovered. Yet less than one per cent of the high seas are protected, and, as international [...]

By |2024-01-29T12:25:16+00:00March 15th, 2023|Advocacy, High Seas, Marine, Ocean, Policy|Comments Off on A victory for our ocean, 20 years in the making

“The ocean is bearing the brunt of the climate crisis” says open letter to UK leaders urging ocean protection

In response to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate, Synchronicity Earth has added its signature to an open letter addressed to UK leadership urging rapid action for ocean protection. Four actions for oceans The letter, which was supported [...]

By |2021-10-13T11:17:03+00:00September 25th, 2019|Climate, Deep-sea mining, Fisheries, Ocean, Policy, Protected Areas|Comments Off on “The ocean is bearing the brunt of the climate crisis” says open letter to UK leaders urging ocean protection