Happy World Oceans Day! “Gender and the Ocean”, the theme of this year’s edition of World Oceans Day, is an opportunity to explore the gender dimension of our relationship with the Mediterranean. Gender equality and the empowerment of women is at the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. #SaveOurOcean #DünyaOkyanuslarGünü #WorldOceansDay The video message of Peter Thomas, UN Special Envoy for the Ocean, which was sent to Turkish Marine Research Foundation specifically for the 8th June World Oceans Day last year
Today we celebrate the World Environment Day and the International Day for the Fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) Fishing all around the World. We need transparency from net to plate. We support sustainable fisheries.