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Supplemental Report: Regional State of Ocean and Coasts 2021 (VOLUME 2)

Publication Date: 
Thursday, December 2, 2021
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Only Available Online
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This report is a supplement to the Regional State of Oceans and Coasts (RSOC) 2021. Blue Economy: Where are We Now? Where are We Heading?. The impacts of COVID-19 on the ocean economy, and health of the people and the ocean are explored in this supplemental report. Using the initiatives, best practices, and lessons learned discussed in the RSOC report, this supplemental report provides key recommendations to move forward with the blue economy as a way for a sustainable, inclusive, and resilient recovery.

More information in the brochure.


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