These governments and organizations are participating in the Partnership. They have agreed to the goals outlined in the Declaration for Healthy, Productive Oceans to Help Reduce Poverty (pdf). Each of them is working toward healthy ocean goals - through projects, investments, advocacy, and knowledge sharing. Click here (pdf) to view the full list of partners in the GPO.


Governments and Government Agencies

Antigua and Barbuda Marshall Islands
Australia Mauritius
Belize Monaco
British Virgin Islands New Zealand
Colombia Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development (in Spanish) Norway
Cook Islands Palau
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) Samoa
Environment Agency of Abu Dhabi (EAD) Seychelles
Fiji South Korea
France Tuvalu
Grenada US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Iceland US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA)
Jamaica US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

Private Sector

Applied Brilliance National Fisheries Institute
AquaSpark NatureWorks
BioMarine Oceanis Partners
Darden Restaurants Paine & Partners
DR1 Replenish
Ecover  Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Emergent Intelligence Solutions Sanford Ltd.
Global Aquaculture Alliance Seafood Experience Australia
Google Oceans Slade Gorton & Co., Inc
Gorton's Inc. Solimar International
High Liner Foods, Inc. The GPC Group
Icelandic Group TravelMole
Louisbourg Seafoods, Ltd. Vertex
MBA Polymers VISION on Sustainable Tourism
MEDIAmobz World Ocean Council
Metro Group  

Civil Society Organizations

Aquaculture Stewardship Council MarViva
Blue Ventures Mesoamerican Reef Fund
Camara Nacional de Ecoturismo (CANAECO) (in Spanish) National Geographic Society
CDC Development Solutions Natural Resources Defense Council
CeDePesca (Spanish) New England Aquarium
Collaborative Ocean Group Ocean Recovery Alliance
Conservation International Oceana
Counterpart International OpenOceans Global
Ecotrust Plant a Fish
Environmental Defense Fund Plastic Pollution Coalition
Fauna and Flora International Pacific Vortex Challenge
Friends of the Nation Polynesian Voyaging Society
Foundation of the Peoples of the South Pacific International Rare
Fundo Brasileiro para a Biodiversidade (FunBio) Sailors for the Sea
Fondo Mexicano para la Conservación de la Naturaleza Seaweb
Global Development Research Center Solidaridad
Global Island Partnership (GLIPSA) Stakeholder Forum
Global Ocean Forum Surfrider Foundation
Global Oceans Sustainable Fisheries Partnership
International Coalition of Fisheries Association Sylvia Earle Alliance /Mission Blue
International Seafood Sustainability Foundation The Maritime Alliance
International Union for Conservation of Nature The Nature Conservancy
IUCN - EU Overseas Programme The TerraMarr Project
International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organization Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance
Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Waitt Institute
Maizemoor Wildlife Conservation Society
Marine Stewardship Council World Ocean Observatory
Marine Watch International World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)


Clinton Climate Initiative Taras Oceanographic Foundation
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation The Ocean Foundation
GRID - Arendal Waitt Foundation
MacArthur Foundation Walton Family Foundation

Regional and Multilateral Organizations

African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States Secretariat Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat
Global Environment Facility Secretariat of the Pacific Community
Inter American Development Bank Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Program
Nordic Council of Ministers Western Indian Ocean Coastal Challenge
Pacific Islands Forum Fishery Agency World Bank Group


CQUniversity-Australia University of the South Pacific
Dalhousie University-Canada University of Southern Maine
George Washington University International Institute of Tourism University of Tokyo
Global Change Institute University of West Indies
Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies University of Wollongong
Instituto Español de Oceanografía Wise Laboratory of Environmental and Genetic Toxicology
Michigan State University The WorldFish Center
Property and Environment Research Center (PERC)  

UN and Conventions

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations United Nations Development Program
Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission -UNESCO United Nations Environment Program
International Maritime Organization (IMO) UNEP - Convention on Migratory Species
Ramsar Convention on Wetlands World Meteorological Organization