Water and Oceans Water and Oceans

Water Works: Prioritizing the Health of Oceans

11–11:50 a.m. G.M.T.
The Forum

Cleaning up our oceans is only the beginning. The devastating impacts of our food systems, combined with the chemical waste of all our other industries, have created a much bigger, systemic, societal problem — one in which the fate of our oceans and water is intertwined with that of every other system we have. What incentives can we give governments and businesses to prioritize our oceans, and how can we convince them that doing so can unlock solutions for our other systems?