Ireland’s marine sector collaborates to celebrate European Maritime Day virtually with launch of Oceans of Learning series

In recognition of European Maritime Day on 20th May and World Oceans Day on 8th June, the Marine Institute and partners will celebrate our seas, our world's shared ocean and our connection to the sea through our Oceans of Learning…

My Explorers Seashore Guide Work Book published on International biological diversity day

Celebrating the United Nations International Day for biological diversity (22nd May), the Marine Institute's Explorers Education Programme has published My Explorers Seashore Guide Work Book with support from the National Biodiversity Data Centre's Explore Your Shore! project, to raise awareness about our…

Eimear Manning, IOLN member speaks at Youth Participation and Engagement event held by the UN

'IOLN member Eimear Manning recently spoke on behalf of the All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassadors at an event organised by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs' (UN DESA's) Sustainable Development division. The event titled 'Youth Participation and Engagement:…

Celebrate the World Oceans Day by joining the First Virtual Ocean Literacy Summit

On the occasion of World Oceans Day, UNESCO’s IOC, in collaboration with Ocean Wise, EuroGOOS and Experiential Atelier, invites you to attend the first Virtual Ocean Literacy Summit. In 2020, we are celebrating people, projects and programmes related to “Innovation…

Focus Group for co-creating the Network of European Blue Schools to be held with IOLN members

Objectives: EU4Ocean organises a series of regional and national focus groups to consult education professionals and ocean literacy experts throughout distinct European realities to : Define the country-specific content to be included in the handbook.  Define the criteria to become a European…

Irish Ocean Literacy Network represented by national ambassador for the Virtual Island Summit 2020

Dr. Noirin Burke was delighted to learn that she had been accepted to present Ireland in this year’s Island Innovation Ambassador program early this week. Together with her fellow Ambassadors she will aid in the representation, promotion, planning and research…