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The Oceans Conference opens a new chapter in global action for the oceans. Jointly organised by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, it aims to use science and innovation to deliver the solutions needed to achieve the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals for 2030,...

Created in 1998 by the L'Oréal Foundation and UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), International Awards "for Women in Science" recognises and supports outstanding women in science around the world. Each year, five laureates are recognised for their contributions to the advancement of...

In Brest, on 11 February 2022, at the invitation of the President of the French Republic Emmanuel Macron, some forty heads of state and government met to make joint commitments to preserve the oceans. ...

World Oceans Day on 8 June 2021 was an opportunity for the CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) and Ifremer (Institut Français de Recherche pour l'Exploitation de la MER) to mobilise the French scientific community around a new PPR (Programme Prioritaire de Recherche) targeting...