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Wonders of the Deep

One Ocean Hub

One Ocean Hub, University of Strathclyde, UK

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  • marine science,
  • marine,
  • deep sea,
  • artisanal fisheries,
  • fisheries,
  • UNWorldOceansDay
Target Group
  • Policy makers,
  • Entrepreneurs,
  • Community workers,
  • Researchers
  • English

In this webinar, marine scientists from the UK and South Africa share their journeys of increasing depth.

Featuring exciting imagery from the deep ocean, scientists share their experience of deep water ecosystems, explain their importance from a scientific perspective, as well as for the realisation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Key catalysts and challenges for deep sea research are discussed and the session aims to distil opportunities for improved capacity for research, policy and management of the deep ocean.

Members of the audience ask the researchers about the mysteries of the deep seas and exchange views on how to best to develop deep sea research capacity and convey scientific findings to relevant policy processes at the national and international levels.