Oceans agenda

07 December 2010 | News story

You may be able to see the Caribbean from the negotiating rooms at the UN climate change talks in Cancun, but are the oceans even on the climate change agenda?

IUCN’s Dorothée Herr has been walking the halls pushing the ocean message. While highlighting such problems as ocean acidification, she’s also keen to point out the possibilities that oceans offer for carbon sequestration.