The Sea as a Good Cause in support to the Ocean Decade

The Sea as a Good Cause in support to the Ocean Decade

The Sea as a Good Cause in support to the Ocean Decade 1920 1080 Ocean Decade

Lead institution:

Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) – Belgium

Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), as a technical partner for ocean research and innovation to the Flanders government (EWI) wants to contribute to the Ocean Decade through its Philanthropy entity (The Sea as a Good Cause).

It actively seeks funding from a broad range of donors that have a local embedding and a track record in the transition towards (social/environmental) sustainability and/or commitment with the Ocean Decade mission and priorities. In doing so, ‘The Sea as a Good Cause in support to the Ocean Decade’ (VLIZ philanthropy) seeks –as a grant-making facility – engagement in a long-term perspective for the Ocean Decade and beyond.

Start Date: 12/01/2023
End Date: 31/12/2030

Lead Contact: Karen Rappé (

challenges: 2- Protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity, 9- Capacity Development, 10- Behaviour Change
ocean_basins: Indian Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, North Atlantic Ocean, North Pacific Ocean, South Atlantic Ocean, South Pacific Ocean, Southern Ocean
type_of_action: Contribution


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