The Politics of Marine Biodiversity Data
Global and National Policies and Practices of Monitoring the Oceans
An ERC Project
MARIPOLDATA is a research project funded by the European Research Council from November 2018 to October 2023. The MARIPOLDATA research team develops and applies a new interdisciplinary and multi-scale approach to study new forms of power at the intersection between science, policy and politics.
After the observations of the first week of the third Intergovernmental Conference (IGC 3) on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity, the MARIPOLDATA team shares insights of the second week. This blog entry provides a summary of the topics discussed, overall progress made, as well as the challenges that remain to be […]
Between August 19th and August 31st, the UN headquarters in New York host the third intergovernmental conference (IGC 3) on an international legally binding instrument for the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ). The MARIPOLDATA team is using this opportunity to observe and analyze the negotiations and […]
How Evaluation shapes Ocean Science – A Multi-Scale Ethnography of Fluid Knowledge
January 23, 2020
In 2018, Professor De Rijcke received an ERC Starting Grant for the project ‘FluidKnowledge – How evaluation shapes ocean science.’
Experts call for declaration of biodiversity emergency and priority for halting species decline in future government programme
December 18, 2019
Vienna / Salzburg / Krems / Innsbruck, Graz, 18.12.2019 – Within the framework of the Austrian Biodiversity Forum on 18 December 2019, the scientists and experts of the Austrian Biodiversity Council will publish five key demands to prevent the current extinction of species.
Artenschutz “Wir müssen unverzüglich handeln”
January 14, 2020
During the panel discussion of the ” Semester question 2019/20: How can we protect biodiversity?” on Monday, 13 January 2020, there was an increased discussion about agriculture and political measures. However, the participants agreed on one thing: For a real change, social rethinking is needed.
Marine Ökosysteme: Zwischen Schutz und Ausbeutung
January 8, 2020
Who owns marine life in international waters – and how can we protect them?
Der Ozean im Gespräch
January 7, 2020
Alice Vadrot examines how science influences negotiations on marine diversity.
This project has received funding from the European ResearchCouncil ( ERC) under the European Union´s [Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme] ( grant agreement No 804599 – MARIPOLDATA – ERC-2018-STG )