Ocean Partnership Declaration

The Ocean Partnership Declaration was signed at the Canada-EU Summit in Montreal on July 18, 2019. The declaration acknowledges a longstanding history of cooperation on oceans affairs, and commits both parties to:

  • collaborate on ocean research and observation efforts
  • work together to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing
  • build on commitments made during the 2018 G7 Leader’s Summit:
    • the Charlevoix Blueprint for Healthy Oceans, Seas and Resilient Coastal Communities
    • the Ocean Plastic Charter

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