One Ocean Hub’s contributions to and reflections on COP 26
Nov 2021 — During COP26, the One Ocean Hub hosted 13 hybrid events, together with various partners, highlighting why integrated and inclusive ocean governance is essential for tackling climate change. Click here to view key message and video recordings. Themes covered by the events included how to strengthen cooperation among UN bodies in tackling the ocean and climate change interface, and using inclusive ocean governance to promote environmental justice.
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Following COP26, Professor Morgera — SCELG member and One Ocean Hub Director — was invited to contribute to a ‘Rapid Reaction Seminar on COP26’, organized by Wageningen University to critically reflect on the significance and outcomes of COP26 related to nature-based solutions and human rights on 19 November 2021. Click here to view a full recording of the event.
In addition, SCELG researcher Mitchell Lennan and Prof Morgera published two blog posts assessing the outcomes of COP25 from an ocean and human rights perspectives:
- ‘COP26: What’s new for the ocean?’ (23rd November, 2021)
- ‘COP26: Reflections on human rights at the ocean-climate nexus’ (8 December 2021)
- Learn more about SCELG’s work on climate change, environmental justice and oceans
- Visit the One Ocean Hub website