WOC in the News

Forward Talks Episode 8: Oceans First – 4 June 2019

WOC CEO Paul Holthus speaks to Goumbook Forward Talks in a special episode dedicated to World Environment Day and World Oceans Day. Listen to the podcast at https://goumbook.com/forward-talks-podcasts.html

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Preventing Marine Hitchhikers – 17 April 2019

Original Article: https://undp-biodiversity.exposure.co/preventing-marine-hitchhikers Preventing Marine Hitchhikers Protecting marine biodiversity through strong partnerships to prevent the introduction of invasive aquatic species built up on ships’ hulls & other structures By UNDP ECOSYSTEMS & […]

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Career Paths: Christine Valentin, World Ocean Council – 8 March 2019

In our special column this time, we have the pleasure to host an interview with Mrs. Christine Valentin, Board Member & Chief Operating Officer,  World Ocean Council (WOC) who explains us the […]

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Oman Aviation Group Inks Deal with World Ocean Council – 16 February 2019

Oman Aviation Group said it has signed an agreement with the World Ocean Council to share the know-how, expertise and opportunities affecting corporate ocean economic platforms. The MoU was signed […]

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Ocean Economy Conference Concludes – 14 February 2019

The Ocean Economy and Future Technologies Conference which concluded in the Omani capital Muscat recommended to nominate the Sultanate to spearhead international efforts to achieve Goal 14 on the development […]

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Ocean Economy & Future Technology Conference Launched – 11 February 2019

The international “Ocean Economy and Future Technology” Conference took place on 11-13 February 2019 in Muscat, Oman. This groundbreaking event for Oman provided ocean businesses, investors and decision-makers with the […]

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Sea Technology – January 2019

Sea Technology (January 2019) featured an opening editorial by WOC Founding President and CEO Paul Holthus. Read the full issue at https://sea-technology.epubxp.com/i/1082580-jan-2019   Blue Economy Challenges and Opportunities As the ocean […]

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Global Maritime Business Leaders Gather in Hong Kong – 20 November 2018

Businesses that make a living from the ocean met in Hong Kong for the Sustainable Ocean Summit last week. It’s a crucial time for the world’s waters. Rising ocean temperatures […]

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Industry Players Set Agenda at Sustainable Ocean Summit 2018 – 19 November 2018

The 6th Sustainable Ocean Summit just ended after three tremendous days in Hong Kong. As Maisie Cheng, Director of Marine, Hong Kong SAR, highlighted so well during the Welcome Reception, Hong Kong serves as an […]

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The Future of the Oceans is Closely Linked to China’s Role – 16 November 2018

For the original article in Portuguese: http://www.plataformamacau.com/entrevista/o-futuro-dos-oceanos-esta-muito-ligado-ao-papel-da-china/ Global ocean business leaders are gathering at the Sustainable Ocean Summit in Hong Kong this week to bring to attention the many problems […]

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