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Public Consultations Open for Canada’s Blue Economy Strategy

Bernadette Jordan—minister of fisheries, oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard—is inviting all Canadians to provide input on the federal government’s Blue Economy Strategy. A Blue...

Canada Invests in Marine Mammal Research to Reduce Threats

Bernadette Jordan—minister of fisheries, oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard—has announced $806,759 in funding for marine mammal research. “As we grow Canada’s blue economy, it’s...

Canada Partners with Lennox Island First Nation to Enhance Marine Safety

The minister of fisheries, oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard—Bernadette Jordan—has announced that a new search and rescue boat for Lennox Island First Nation...

Canada Invests in National Ocean Observation System

Four Canadian Integrated Ocean Observing System (CIOOS) projects will be receiving $3 million funding over two years. This funding will support the University of Victoria,...

Government of Canada Commits to Growing the Blue Economy

Canada is an ocean nation with the longest coastline in the world. Canadians rely on healthy, marine ecosystems to sustain our economy, our food...

Canada’s Ocean Supercluster Announces Blue Futures Pathways Project

Canada’s Ocean Supercluster has announced a new innovation ecosystem project called Blue Futures Pathways Project. The project is focused on building capabilities and the development...

Minister Jordan Addresses OECD on Need for More Sustainable Blue Economy

The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Bernadette Jordan, addressed the need for a more sustainable blue economy at a launch...

Minister Jordan Recognizes Importance of Growing Canada’s Blue Economy

The Government of Canada recognizes that, as our economy starts to open up, it will be more important than ever to chart a course...

WEF Report on Fourth Industrial Revolution Technologies for the Blue Economy

A report from the World Economic Forum last month has provided a road map for the future of the blue economy. Harnessing the Fourth Industrial...

Commonwealth Countries Eye Blue Charter to Guide Ocean Protection

A Commonwealth proposal to create a Blue Charter of principles for sustainable ocean development has been greeted with the enthusiastic support of governments, the...

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