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Learn more about the blue economy and why it matters in the concept paper for this conference.
Learn more about the blue economy main theme.
9 central sub-themes
Creating economic growth that is inclusive & sustainable
Theme: People, culture, communities and societies – the inclusive blue economy
Theme: Employment, job creation and poverty eradication
Theme: Sustainable energy, mineral resources and innovative industries
Ensuring healthy and productive waters
Theme: Climate action, agriculture waste management and pollution-free oceans
Theme: Managing and sustaining marine life & conservation
Theme: Smart shipping, ports, transportation and global connectivity
Building safe & resilient communities
Theme: Ending hunger, securing food supplies and promoting good health and sustainable fisheries
Theme: Cities, tourism, resilient coasts and infrastructure
Theme: Maritime security, safety and regulatory enforcement