Blue Prosperity Coalition

La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA

Region Active:

International

Non-profit group

Activity

Marine protected areas, Environmental economics

Description

The Blue Prosperity Coalition is a coalition of partners engaging in a multi-year partnership with Governments to designate and implement 30% marine protection and establish a Blue Prosperity Plan. Government officials, ocean experts, and NGOs joined together to announce the creation of the Blue Prosperity Coalition, a network of global partners advancing sustainable oceans by balancing marine protection with economic development. Founding members of the Coalition include the Waitt Institute, National Geographic Pristine Seas, Oceans 5 and Dynamic Planet, as well as government partnerships with the Azores, Barbuda, Curaçao, and the Kingdom of Tonga.