The 5th Meeting of the Global Ocean Commission (GOC 5), took place in New York, US, on 17 May 2015, in part to discuss the outcome of the GOC Report ‘From Decline to Recovery: A Rescue Package for the Global Ocean.’
18th May 2015: The Global Ocean Commission held its fifth meeting in New York to update on progress and status of the 8 proposals outlined in Decline to Recovery: A Rescue Package for the Global Ocean. The meeting was the Commission’s first plenary meeting since the release of its report in June 2014.
The Prince’s Charities International Sustainability Unit (established by HRH The Prince of Wales) and the Global Ocean Commission convened a meeting entitled ‘Marine Plastic Waste and the Circular Economy: Building Long-term Solutions to Immediate Challenges’ on 18 March 2015, in Washington DC, USA. …Read more