Richard Branson – It’s time to supercharge our actions to protect and regenerate the ocean, and what better moment than World Ocean Day? I’m thrilled to share our plans for a new partnership between Ocean Unite and one of the Virgin family’s latest additions, Virgin Voyages, to push for protecting 30 per cent of the ocean by 2030.
The Government of Bermuda has committed to protect at least 20% of their total Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) in marine protected areas (MPAs) while vowing to sustainably develop their Blue Economy.
Clare Kelly – The island of Virgin Gorda was named after its resemblance of a reclining lady, but there were no recliners to be seen on the island earlier this month as Unite BVI (a not-for-profit foundation set up by Virgin Unite and the Branson family), held the foundation’s first aquathon competition.
Louisa Casson –The UN ocean negotiations have been taking place recently and the outcome of the negotiations will affect us all. They bring together leaders from all around the world to talk about ocean protection and what we can do to restore ocean health.