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Jun 23, 2014, 21:00 ET

Five-Year Ocean Rescue Package

The health of the global ocean is in decline and an integrated rescue package needs to be applied over the next five years, according to an...

Jul 07, 2013, 09:29 ET

High Seas Security Loophole Must Be Tightened

All high seas vessels should be identifiable and trackable, says Global Ocean Commission All vessels on the high seas should carry identification...

Jun 28, 2013, 18:21 ET

John Podesta Joins Global Ocean Commission

The Global Ocean Commission is pleased to announce that John Podesta, Chair of the Center for American Progress and a former White House...