These governments and organizations participated in the Partnership. They 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. 


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 Slade Gorton & Co., Inc
Google Oceans Solimar International
Gorton's Inc. The GPC Group
High Liner Foods, Inc. TravelMole
Icelandic Group Vertex
Louisbourg Seafoods, Ltd. VISION on Sustainable Tourism
MBA Polymers World Ocean Council
Metro Group  

Civil Society Organizations

Aquaculture Stewardship Council Marine Watch International
Aquaculture Without Frontiers MarViva
Association of International Seafood Professionals Mesoamerican Reef Fund
Blue Ventures National Geographic Society
Camara Nacional de Ecoturismo (CANAECO) (in Spanish) Natural Resources Defense Council
CDC Development Solutions New England Aquarium
CeDePesca (Spanish) Ocean Recovery Alliance
Collaborative Ocean Group Oceana
Conservation International OpenOceans Global
Counterpart International Plant a Fish
Ecotrust Plastic Pollution Coalition
Environmental Defense Fund Pacific Vortex Challenge
Fauna and Flora International Polynesian Voyaging Society
Friends of the Nation Rare
Foundation of the Peoples of the South Pacific International Sailors for the Sea
Fundo Brasileiro para a Biodiversidade (FunBio) Seaweb
Fondo Mexicano para la Conservación de la Naturaleza Solidaridad
Global Development Research Center Stakeholder Forum
Global Island Partnership (GLIPSA) Surfrider Foundation
Global Ocean Forum Sustainable Fisheries Partnership
Global Oceans Sylvia Earle Alliance /Mission Blue
International Coalition of Fisheries Association The Maritime Alliance
International Seafood Sustainability Foundation The Nature Conservancy
International Union for Conservation of Nature The TerraMarr Project
IUCN - EU Overseas Programme Volunteers for Economic Growth Alliance
International Fishmeal and Fish Oil Organization Waitt Institute
Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation Wildlife Conservation Society
Maizemoor World Ocean Observatory
Marine Stewardship Council 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