We hope you have enjoyed some restful and healthy summer months.
We are looking forward to our inaugural review at the 75th session of the UN General Assembly. These invite-only will convene CEOs, heads of state, heads of organisations and UN agencies to take stock on progress and define an agenda of actions on the key action areas identified in our Additional information is provided below.
This summer has been busy and productive at the Action Platform. Before the summer we convened a series of working meetings to help address some of the challenges facing the blue economy through science-industry collaboration. The output is our new which puts forward clear opportunities for science-industry joint action. We are committed to continuing our work to and are delighted to have through a letter of intent to signal our continued collaboration.
With the UN General Assembly week approaching, it will soon mark one year since we launched the The first sector-focused Practical Guidances will be released at this occasion. This year we will focus on getting and work towards turning the Principles into business practices and mechanisms to quantify sustainable ocean business.
On a final note, we hope to see you at the UN Global Compact's Uniting Business LIVE from 21 to 23 September. On this occasion, we are calling on our network of thousands of companies to demonstrate support for inclusive multilateralism by signing on to a If your CEO wishes to support this statement, kindly indicate this by here.
We hope you will join us for our other events on the margins of the UN General Assembly listed below.
The Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business Team
Autumn Newsletter: Action Platform for Sustainable Ocean Business