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Heinrich Boell Foundation Schleswig-Holstein, the Heinrich Boell Foundation (national foundation), and the University of Kiel’s Future Ocean Cluster of Excellence
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Without the ocean and its resources, the wealth and wellbeing enjoyed by some of the world’s population would not exist. But the future of this unique ecosystem faces a grave threat today. That is because the principle of the freedom of the seas, which has held for hundreds of years, and which granted everyone unlimited access to the ocean and its resources, has resulted in overfishing, the loss of biodiversity, and ocean pollution.

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