Climate: OCEAN Objective
Status of initiative: Completed
Description/achievement of initiative

Propose an effective framework and action plan for healthier oceans contributing to an unburden future for humanity.

Implementation methodologies

Multi-stakeholder co-construction and experience sharing (supported by dedicated platforms),Step-by-step / rapid prototyping approaches

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

At regional levels via cooperation forums

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

- Quarterly progress reviews with all partners on the 18 proposals- Ongoing bottom-up empowerment actions,- Progress reports via regional and non-state summits (Oceania 22, MEDCoP, climate chance, Habitat III)


This declaration has been signed in June 2015 by the following organisztions : • ACB - Réseau des bretons d\'influence, ACIDD, ALMAE, ARF - Association des Régions de France, Armateurs de France, Association des EcoMaires, Association MerTerre, AUGEO Africa, Bio Thau, Bridgers One, Cerpac, Climates, Club France Développement Durable, Cluster Maritime Français, Collège des Directeurs du Développement Durable, Comité 21, Conect, Crédit Agricole SA, Cyclamed, Décider Ensemble, Durapole, Earth Guardians, Ecocean, Eco DDS, Ecologie Sans Frontière, ECOSYS Group, End Ecocide on Earth, Energies de la Mer, ESA, European Partners for the Environment, Expédition 7ème continent, Fédération des Industries Nautiques, Fondation 2019, Fondation Ensemble, Fondation GoodPlanet, Fondation Malpelo et Autres Ecosystèmes Marins, Fondation Nature et Découvertes, Fondation Watertrek, Forum China Europa, Forum de la Mer, France Libertés, France Nature Environnement, Forest Sterwardship Council, GICAN, GREEN, Green Cross France et Territoires, Green Cross International, Groupe SOS, Humanbe, Initiative for Africa, Institut de l\'Economie Circulaire, Institut Michel Serres, IPAG Business School, JB Conseils en Énergies Renouvelables, Les Ateliers de la Terre, La Boudeuse, Métamorphose Outremers, Missions Publiques, Moana nui, Monde Volontaire au Développement, Oceania 21, Ocean Futures Society, Open agrifood Orléans, Orée, Pax Arctica, PlanetSolar, R20, Race For Water, Seafood Fusion, SeaOrbiter, SER, SICR, Sunaxon, Tecensys, The Bridge Tank, WWF, YB-FR… In addition, the following representatives have signed in person the declaration : • Mr Jean-Luc Aigoin, Mr Mehdi Alaoui Mdaghri, Pr Robert Bell, Mr Mounir Beltaifa, Mr Patrice Comte, Mrs Céline Cousteau, Mr Fabien Cousteau, Mrs Laurence Eymard, Mr Gregory B. Gallagher, Mr Anthony Lecren, Mrs Corinne Lepage, Mrs Houria Tazi Sadeq, Mr Gino Van Begin, Mrs Séverine Vasselin
Cop21 Ocean Day
Bourail declaration
Ocean- climate task force progress report
Ocean - Climate Objective : declaration
Resources devoted to implementation
In-kind contribution
250 experts - 1 to 10 days a year
Staff / Technical expertise
4 Green Cross executives + relays globally
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 1 July
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Location: Paris
Date of completion: December 2016
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Nicolas Imbert, imbert@gcft.fr

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