The OceanCanada Partnership
The OceanCanada Partnership is an 8-year research initiative (2014-2022) funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). The Partnership is comprised of 22 formal research partners, including universities from coast to coast, community organizations and Fisheries and Oceans Canada.
Charting a Sustainable Future for Oceans in Canada | Coming April 1, 2024
This volume aims to help Canadian society understand, prepare and plan for the challenges that lie ahead for our oceans and our coasts. The contributions from over 50 co-authors across 22 formal partners offer insights that reflect a rich history of scholarship and action across our three oceans and coasts, as well as a direct recognition that the future of our oceans is fundamentally linked to reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples, partners and nations.
The OceanCanada Newsletter has ended its regular publication. Check out the archive for previous editions of the Newsletter.
In the Media
Ensuring a thriving ocean economy for everyone
This interview examines some of the main drivers of depleting commercial fish populations, including fish farms – and how they’re in fact contributing to overfishing.
OceanCanada Book Launch
SEA CHANGE: Charting a Sustainable Future for Oceans in Canada
Date TBC Online 10am-1pm (PST)
The OceanCanada book will be published in April of 2024. We will host several hybrid online/in-person panels at UBC, Dalhousie, and Waterloo to discuss the scope and impact of the book.