2023-2024 Youth Advisory Council: Apply now!

Seeking exceptional youth leaders to apply for the 2023-2024 World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council Click here to apply now! About the World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council The World […]

Seafood sustainability labels – A wise choice?

As an alumna of the World Ocean Youth Advisory Council (2020-2021) with an academic background in environmental resource management, sustainable management of fisheries is a topic that I have studied […]

Voice of the Ocean: 5 Takeaways from IMPAC5

Earlier this month I attended The Fifth International Marine Protected Areas Congress, (IMPAC5) and it was certainly a time of learning, growth, and exploring ocean innovation.  With a delegation of […]

Stories from World Ocean Day 2022

Like all participants in World Ocean Day, I’ve always had a love for the ocean. It wasn’t until this year, however, that I found the inspiring global community of ocean […]

2022 Annual Report Available!

With thanks to all organizations from all sectors that got involved, and special thanks to our supporting partners and the Youth Advisory Council, this year’s activities engaged thousands of organizations and […]

Youth Advisory Council Application Announcement!

Update: Application is now closed. Subscribe to the Rising Blue Network Newsletter to be notified of new global youth opportunities! About the World Ocean Day Youth Advisory Council The World […]

Fun and educational materials for kids!

If you are an educator, a parent, or youth programming coordinator, check out these resources and materials specifically designed for engaging kids in efforts to protect our blue planet! It’s […]