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World Aquarium

The World Aquarium is located in the City Museum in downtown St. Louis, Missouri. We invite you and your family to explore the wonders of water at the World Aquarium and expand your minds by discovering the amazing features of the aquatic ecosystems around the world.

Climate Crisis Coalition

The Climate Crisis Coalition seeks to broaden the circle of individuals, organizations and constituencies engaged in the global warming issue, to link it with other issues and to provide a structure to forge a common agenda and advance action plans with a united front.

Advancement of Innovative Approaches to Global Challenges (IAAI)

IAAI’s main objective is to create systemic innovation regarding resource mobilization of global civil society for effective global governance in support of the work of the United Nations system.

Rio+20 Global Youth Music Contest

A global competition for young people organized by the International Association for the Advancement of Innovative Approaches to Global Challenges (IAAI) on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development (Rio+20 Earth Summit) to be held in June 2012 in Brazil. This opportunity encourages youth to express their hopes, concerns and thoughts on future of our earth through the resonance of music as a powerful expression that incites commitment for sustainable development.

World Ocean Network

The World Ocean Network’s mission is to inspire and bring out an individual change in behavior regarding the sustainable management of the global ocean and it aims to achieve its mission by mobilizing the public through a network of like-minded sites and organizations.

One Fish

A fishery projects portal and participatory resource gateway for the fisheries and aquatic research and development sector.

International Ocean Institute

The International Ocean Institute was founded in 1972 by Professor Elisabeth Mann Borgese as a knowledge-based non-governmental, non-profit international organisation devoted to the sustainable development of the oceans. It operates through the activities of its Headquarters residing in Malta and Operational Centres located in 25 countries around the world.


The Global Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-Based Activities is the only intergovernmental programme that addresses the inter-linkages between freshwater and the coastal environment


The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO provides Member States of the United Nations with an essential mechanism for global co-operation in the study of the ocean.

Classroom Resources About Climate Change

Although these are corporate web sites and we do not endorse these companies, these pages have excellent classroom resources for teachers.

NPR Program – Disappearance of Indonesian Mangroves

CFTO has worked to preserve the world’s mangroves via the utilization of education, carbon offset credit creation, and local involvement.

Youth Voices

Young people making a difference in their communities through environmental actions towards a sustainable Earth.

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