Contribute to responsible ocean governance and the healthy use of marine resources

The shipping industry has a role to play in building a resilient and sustainable blue economy, taking responsibility for the ecosystems and communities affected by their operations. Vision area 1 is about strengthening shipping-related ocean governance; access to and healthy use of marine resources; and robust marine spatial planning systems.

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  1. Establish a system of global ocean governance for a resilient and sustainable blue economy balancing access to, use and conservation of marine resources
  2. Support development of a system of well-enforced marine spatial planning and marine protected areas

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As shipping moves further along in its sustainability journey, new trends, milestones and challenges will arise that must be addressed. The Roadmap will continue to evolve with the industry, celebrating successes, pausing for reflection and identifying areas where further work needs to be done.

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