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GLISPA MEMBER Waitt Institute’s launches BLUE AZORES and BLUE PROSPERITY COALITION...

AzoresMOU Feb2019 ShaynaBrody Waitt 93 1FAIAL, Azores — On 28th February 2019, the Waitt Institute launched the Blue Azores Program — a partnership between the Regional Government of the Azores, Waitt Institute and Oceano Azul Foundation to protect 150,000 sq.km. in new no-take marine areas.

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OceanSummit21 1ABU DHABI, UAE — As part of the World Ocean Summit, the Waitt Institute launched the Blue Prosperity Coalition on March 6, 2019. The Coalition is a network of global experts joining together to increase marine protection and to grow Blue Economies. Members of the Coalition include GLISPA, National Geographic Pristine Seas, Waitt Institute, Oceans 5 and more.

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