Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Launch of new International Ocean Initiative

The Global Ocean Commission, an independent body of international leaders, launched in London on 12th February with the aim of reversing degradation of the ocean and restoring it to full health and productivity.Chaired by former Costa Rican President José María Figueres, South African cabinet minister Trevor Manuel and former UK Foreign Secretary David Miliband MP, the Commission brings together senior political figures including former Heads of State, Foreign Ministers and Finance Ministers from around the world, alongside business leaders and development specialists.Watch this video report to find out more.

Take a journey from the ocean depths to the surface and beyond, watch the Global Ocean Commission's opening video presented at the launch event in London.