• 3. Ocean Literacy: an overview

    This section provides a general overview of Ocean Literacy, its role in Sustainable Development, and the diverse forms it can take. This section includes:

    1. Introductory video on Ocean Literacy 
    2. Defining Ocean Literacy
    3. The Ocean Literacy Essential Principles

    It is important to recognize that Ocean Literacy should be adapted to geographical and cultural settings. Ocean Literacy initiatives can take several forms, it can be implemented by different sectors (e.g. formal education, media, government, private sector, etc.) and for different contexts. Ocean Literacy initiatives can focus on specific topics (e.g. projects focused on reducing pollution through microplastics) or on a comprehensive range of ocean issues (e.g. transversally incorporating all Ocean Literacy Principles in classrooms).

2. Introduction4. Diving into the ocean