Virtual Ocean Literacy Summit

When :

from Monday 8 June, 2020
to Monday 8 June, 2020

Type of event :

Category 8-Symposium

Contact :

Francesca Santoro (

On the occasion of World Oceans Day, 8th of June, UNESCO's Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission will host the first Virtual Ocean Literacy Summit, in partnership with Ocean Wise, EuroGOOS and Experiential Atelier.
This exclusive edition will celebrate the successes of the Ocean Literacy community worldwide and explore them as an essential tool for the transformation of scientific knowledge into action.

Discover how, as part of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030), Ocean Literacy is essential to advance sustainable production practices and promote a more responsible citizenry.