UK Announces Pilot of Highly Protected Marine Areas

The UK will identify five sites to pilot Highly Protected Marine Areas in 2022 in order to increase protection of marine life and habitats.

Instagram Live Panel on Sustainable Seafood in Scotland

In this Instagram Live Panel, Food Tank will welcome Scottish seafood and marine sustainability leaders Phil Taylor, Joan D’Arcy, and Caroline Rye to discuss unsustainable fishing practices in Scotland and opportunities for change.

World Oceans Day Event

Our Last Straw and Restore Foodware will host this World Oceans Day panel discussion, featuring innovative community leaders, industry experts, entrepreneurs, and legislators dedicated to reducing plastic pollution in our oceans. Food Tank’s President, Dani Nierenberg, will moderate this panel. 

S2G creates new US$100 Million S2G Oceans Fund

Seed 2 Growth (S2G) Ventures, an impact investing firm, launched a new fund to restore ocean health. Named S2G Oceans, the fund intends to address damage caused by climate change.

24 Organizations Supporting Sustainable Fishing

Organizations around the world working towards a more sustainable, efficient, and equitable fishing industry.

16 Organizations Promoting Sustainable Fishing Practices

These 16 organizations are defending small-scale and indigenous fishers, improving commercial fishing and aquaculture practices, and educating chefs and consumers to build a better, more sustainable seafood system.

First United Nations Ocean Conference: “We Can Still Make a Difference, If Action Is Taken Now”

Bringing together thousands of government represents, scientists and non-governmental organizations, the first-ever U.N. Ocean Conference calls on everyone to help protect the world’s oceans.