Date: 04/10/2014 Description: 2014 Oceans Conference - horizontal logo - State Dept Image

June 16-17, 2014

Washington, DC

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An agenda will be made available in the near future. Please note that participation is by invitation only. The conference will also be accessible via the internet.

In celebration of World Oceans Day in June 2013, Secretary Kerry announced his intent to host an international oceans conference. Originally scheduled for October 2013, it was postponed, and has now been rescheduled.

The conference will review the state of the science, outline the challenges, review lessons learned, and determine concrete actions that can be taken at all levels - by the international community, governments, communities, organizations and individuals.

Conference Topics:

Sustainable Fisheries

Marine Pollution

Ocean Acidification

[This is a mobile copy of International Oceans Conference 2014]