Actions

Meet all the endorsed Ocean Decade Actions

Global Marine plastic litter Monitoring Network Project (GMMN Project)

Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ)

Arctic Ocean, Change humanity’s relationship with the ocean, Create a digital representation of the Ocean, Indian Ocean, North Atlantic Ocean, North Pacific Ocean, Project, Skills, knowledge and technology for all, South Atlantic Ocean, South Pacific Ocean, Southern Ocean, Sustainably feed the global population, Understand and beat marine pollution

The Global Marine plastic litter Monitoring Network Project (GMMN Project) aims to create a global network hub to share and compile the monitoring activities and data on marine plastic litter distribution collaborating with existing and future initiatives.

It will produce additional value through harmonization and visualization of monitoring efforts. This will contribute to achieving SDG 14 and realizing Target 14.1. Also, this initiative will provide basic data useful for indicator 14.1.1 and contribute to Decade outcomes: 1 – A clean ocean, 6 – An accessible ocean and 7 – An inspiring and engaging ocean.

Start Date: 07/09/2020

End Date: NA

Contact

KOBAYASHI Kazuki: kaipla01@env.go.jp