06 Mar '12, 5am

A Partnership to Rescue Our Oceans | Care2 Causes

A Partnership to Rescue Our Oceans | Care2 Causes

Nature reports on a new international initiative to rescue our oceans from disaster. The Global Partnership for Oceans is a co-operative effort being led by the World Bank. The partnership was announced by bank president Robert Zoellick at a summit meeting in Singapore, and is intended to coordinate marine conservation efforts between countries, private companies and international organizations. That the World Bank is behind this new partnership actually makes a lot of sense. The oceans are truly international, and a major economic concern for a number of powerful countries. While a prevailing belief up to at least the middle of the twentieth century held that the ocean was too vast to be harmed by human activities, everything from decreased fishing stocks, to high levels of plastic waste, ocean acidification, and multiple species loss have shown this is not the case. “The...

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