The blue economy and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

 

Protecting the blue economy for future generations

Sustainable global development greatly depends on the strength of our blue economy. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development outlines strategies to protect our aquatic ecosystems and communities as we develop our marine resources. These strategies show global leaders how to meet development goals and create an inclusive, productive and sustainable future for all.

Participants will discover:

  • The importance of marine protected areas in blue economy planning
  • How sustainable development furthers social progress and economic growth
  • How to meet the goals outlined by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
  • The challenges facing us as we move towards a sustainable economy, and how to work together to overcome them

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The blue economy and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development