OECD Ocean

Ocean economy and innovation

In addition to its crucial role for regulating the climate and weather, and providing critical ecosystem services, the ocean is vital to the world’s economy, with more than 90% of trade using sea routes and as a source of jobs for millions of people. The ocean is also the stage for a growing range of new ocean-related economic activities and constant innovations.

 Key shaping forces impacting the future ocean economy, OECD STI Ocean Economy Group virtual workshop, 31 May 2022

 Webinar on value chains in public marine data: A UK case study, 7 September 2021

 Virtual workshop on access to research data from public funding: The case of marine data, 28 June 2021

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