Three Thematic Pillars
... all supported with underlaying cross-cutting elements
Addressing cross-cutting challenges will unlock the potential for a microbiome-based blue economy, leading to high quality food products, biological discoveries, and healthy marine ecosystems
The World Microbiome Day was celebrated on 27 June 2021
On World Microbiome Day we celebrate all things microbial, all around the world. We introduce international microbiome researchers to the public to raise awareness of the vibrant and diverse world of microbes and invite the public and industry professionals to share their thoughts and activities with the microbiome community.
The Galway Statement on Atlantic Ocean Cooperation
A shared vision of an Atlantic Ocean that is Healthy and Productive
"This cooperation may result in mutual benefits including ecosystem assessments and forecasts and deeper understanding of vulnerabilities and risk, including those relating to the global climate system and climate change impacts. It can also help to generate new tools to increase resilience, conserve rich biodiversity, amage and determine social, environmental and economic priorities". (May 24, 2013)
Everything about microscopic life is terribly upsetting.
How can things so small be so important?