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Science is Wonderful – and the Ocean is too!

  • 29 April 2024

The annual science fair organised by the European Commission, Science is Wonderful, kicked off with a burst of energy at the Egg in Brussels. The two-day event celebrating the best of European science drew thousands of visitors, including students, families, and other science enthusiasts. JPI Oceans supported the European Coalition for Ocean Education and Literacy (EU4Ocean) with its interactive workshops. 

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AMRIT project kick-off at JPI Oceans Secretariat

  • 25 April 2024

The Advance Marine Research Infrastructures Together (AMRIT) initiative commenced its journey with a vibrant kick-off event hosted by the JPI Oceans Secretariat in Brussels.

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The Conference we attended for the Decade we need

  • 23 April 2024

The 2024 Ocean Decade Conference brought together the global Ocean Decade community from 8-12 April in Barcelona to celebrate achievements and set joint priorities for the remainder of the Decade. JPI Oceans contributed actively to the Conference and to ‘delivering the science we need for the ocean we want,’ as a co-organiser in three of the Conference’s satellite events.

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Hybrid JPI Oceans Board meetings shine a light on a bright and busy future

  • 21 April 2024

The JPI Oceans Secretariat hosted the 31st Management Board and the 16th AISBL General Assembly meeting on 16-17 April 2024. Notwithstanding the hybrid format, the meeting saw plenty of fruitful discussions and clear decisions, related to JPI Oceans’ strategy, our governance, and our research and innovation foci through our many Joint Actions and Strategic Engagements.

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A legacy of greater connectivity in the blue bioeconomy

  • 21 March 2024

Tuesday 19 March 2024 marked the Blue Bioeconomy ERA-NET Cofund final consortium meeting at the Norway House in Brussels.

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UN Ocean Decade Endorses JPI Oceans’ Changing Marine Lightscapes Joint Call and Blue Carbon Knowledge Hub ahead of Conference

  • 21 March 2024

In anticipation of the upcoming UN Ocean Decade Conference in April, JPI Oceans adds its two latest Joint Actions to its portfolio of endorsements under the UN Ocean Decade. JPI Oceans is also preparing to contribute to the UN Ocean Decade Conference with three satellite events.

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Ocean Literacy in Action at the European Ocean Days

  • 20 March 2024

The Ocean Literacy in Action event, fifth of the European Ocean Days, saw a vibrant gathering of stakeholders dedicated to furthering Ocean Literacy. JPI Oceans presented the ANDROMEDA project and JPI Oceans’ Lavinia Giulia Pomarico was master of ceremonies. JPI Oceans’ new communication officer Lisa Picatto moderated the panel session on Ocean Literacy as a pre-condition for a sustainable blue economy.

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JPI Oceans hosts All-Atlantic Coordination and Support Action kick-off

  • 19 March 2024

The kick-off meeting, held at the JPI Oceans Secretariat on 7-8 March 2024, marks the start of the OKEANO Coordination and Support Action (CSA), supporting the All-Atlantic Ocean Research and Innovation Alliance (AAORIA).

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JPI Oceans Strategic Navigation Forum

  • 18 March 2024

Registration deadline: 4 June 2024

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Gathering knowledge for food and nutrition security

  • 15 March 2024

On 12 March 2024, partners of the Knowledge Hub on Food and Nutrition Security gathered in Madrid to present the preliminary findings to their funders.

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