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Transforming human-sea relationship in Colombia
by TuMarColombia (Civil society organization)
TUMARColombia, apoyando la construccin de un pas martimo, trabaja en la transformacin del rol hombre-mar en Colombia con el fin de resignificar las potencialidades de su entorno y la proyeccin que el mar les ofrece en materia de desarrollo.

Esta iniciativa con perfil de participacin ciudadana, tendr varias fases, siendo esta su primera fase, TUMARColombia se dedicar a la investigacin y gestin de conocimiento que involucre nuestras reas temticas de inters a saber:

- Cultura Martima: conceptos, historia y teoras
- Cultura martima en Colombia: Una proyeccin de beneficio intergeneracional
- Cooperacin Internacional y Cultura Martima
- Cultura Martima vista desde lo interdisciplinar
- Gestin cultural de los asuntos del mar en el mundo y Colombia.

Progress reports
By 2020, sustainably manage and protect marine and coastal ecosystems to avoid significant adverse impacts, including by strengthening their resilience, and take action for their restoration in order to achieve healthy and productive oceans
Type of commitment
  • Integrated Coastal Management
Minimize and address the impacts of ocean acidification, including through enhanced scientific cooperation at all levels
Type of commitment
  • Scientific research and cooperation to address ocean acidification knowledge gaps
By 2030, increase the economic benefits to Small Island developing States and least developed countries from the sustainable use of marine resources, including through sustainable management of fisheries, aquaculture and tourism
Type of commitment
  • Economic benefits from sustainable tourism
Enhance the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources by implementing international law as reflected in UNCLOS, which provides the legal framework for the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources, as recalled in paragraph 158 of The Future We Want
Type of commitment
  • Activities to raise awareness of the comprehensive legal and policy framework for the sustainable development of oceans and seas, in particular UNCLOS, its Implementing Agreements and other relevant ocean-related instruments and promote their effective im
  • Activities to develop the capacity of States towards broader participation in and effective implementation of UNCLOS and its implementing Agreements
  • Strengthening ocean governance, for example through the development of a national ocean policy or regional ocean policy
course on maritime culture in Colombia
conference on maritime culture for development in Colombia
research paper on maritime culture in Colombia
Staff / Technical expertise
research methodologies and tools
Staff / Technical expertise
research methodologies and tools
In-kind contribution
teaching hours
In-kind contribution
teaching hours
Basic information
Time-frame: march/2017 - december/2017
Colombian Comission of The Ocean ( Government)
Ocean Basins
  • South Atlantic
  • South Pacific
Beneficiary countries
Other beneficaries
Coastal communities around the globe
Contact information
Luis Miguel Barreto Clavijo, Mr., tumarcolombia@gmail.com, 573108554087
Bogot, Colombia
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