World Oceans Day

World Oceans Day 2020 By Nick Wise, 8th June 2020 Healthy ocean ecosystems are essential for our healthy existence.  Over 80% of life on Earth can be found in the oceans, and the oceans produce over half of the oxygen that we breathe.  Yet the oceans are under...

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Maritime Observatory

The Maritime Observatory Podcast: How AI is Safeguarding Maritime Heritage Listen to Dan Snow’s interview on the Maritime Observatory with MAST’s and OceanMind’s CEOs MAST, champion for underwater maritime heritage and advocacy, has joined forces with OceanMind, a...

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The Difference Between Verification and Traceability

Last week, I was invited to participate in a panel at the Seaweb Seafood Summit by David Schorr of WWF U.S. to talk about the role of verification in seafood supply chains and its role in the Global Dialogue on Seafood Traceability (GDST). This was one of the more challenging panels I’ve done because I got to go from the practical level we usually work at and talk about the model and theory of change that Nick Wise and I had in mind when we founded OceanMind.

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Stop IUU Fishing Award Runner-Up

The Thailand Department of Fisheries has won second place in the Stop IUU Fishing Award Contest for their Fish Product Traceability System. The Stop IUU Fishing Award Contest aims to promote the efforts of the International Community to combat Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing and this was it’s third biennial Contest after launching in 2012.

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