April 20, 2023
By Estee Lutte Engao
The waves of impact from saving the ocean
Photo by Hiroko Yoshii on Unsplash Did you know that 71 percent of our planet is covered by the ocean? Although geographically divided into the Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, and Arctic, the ocean is one massive body of saltwater that flows through our planet – bearing testament to the interconnectedness of all life on Earth. The […]Read more
January 3, 2023
By Rupert Fee
Build a Poseidon Principles Institute to drive investment skill
Today, 60% of the finance being supplied to the shipping industry comes from banks that are signed up to the Poseidon Principles- a global framework for responsible ship finance, In essence, the principles set a benchmark for assessing and disclosing the climate impact of the shipping portfolios managed by the major global trade finance banks. Financial institutions moved to get ahead of impending regulations by launching the Poseidon Principles in 2019. Many of the major banks involved in maritime are based in Europe and […]Read more
October 12, 2022
By Rupert Fee
Restore & Maintain Ocean Health – Post Pandemic
Today it is estimated that 5 trillion pieces of plastic litter our oceans, including bottles, bags, fishing wire and straws, with the average person generating 84 kg of plastic waste per year.
Inevitably this plastic enters the food chain with a recent study*revealing that humans consume about 5 grams of microplastic a week, equivalent to one credit card.
Every year, millions more tons of plastic enter our oceans primarily from rivers and water…Read more