What is a Best Practice?
A best practice is a methodology that has repeatedly produced superior results relative to other methodologies with the same objective; to be fully elevated to a best practice, a promising method will have been adopted and employed by multiple organizations.
What is the OBPS?
The OBPS is a global, sustained system comprising technological solutions and community approaches to enhance management of methods as well as support the development of ocean best practices.
Ocean Visions is pleased to release the first in a series of five “living” digital road maps designed to identify specific pathways forward to accelerate the development and testing of ocean-based carbon dioxide removal approaches.…
We are pleased to announce that our programme Ocean Practices for the Decade is one of 60 new programmes and  contributions endorsed under the UN Ocean Decade for transformative Decade Actions. The Ocean Practices for…
The OBPS is seeking a volunteer for creating and contributing an article on Wikipedia for the Ocean Best Practice System. Please send an email to newsletter[at]oceanbestpractices.org to communicate your interest in volunteering for the OBPS.…
This special session was hosted by the EMODnet Secretariat on the 16th June 2021 in the framework of the EMODnet Jamboree and was co-organised by the EMODnet partnership, the IOC Ocean Best Practices System (OBPS)…
As part of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (‘the Ocean Decade’), the Blue Climate Initiative is thrilled to announce the launch of a global US$1 Million Ocean Innovation Prize to…
We're pleased to announce that the Fifth Annual OBPS Community Workshop, "An Ocean of Values" will be held from the 20th to the 24th of September! Early Information and pre-registration are available here.   We…
The 5th Community Workshop of the IOC-UNESCO Ocean Best Practices System will be held virtually [...]
This first edition of the EMSO Time Series conference 2021 (EMSO TSC) aims to inform [...]