Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition

Founding Year: 1978

Staff: 12

Budget: $2m

Claire Christian (Executive Director)

A network of 30+ NGOs that aims to “protect the Antarctic and Southern Ocean’s unique and vulnerable ecosystems by providing the unified voice of the NGO community.” It plays a special role as the representative of the global conservation community on Antarctic issues and runs a project called the Antarctic Ocean Alliance.




Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

  Organization Type

  Geographic Foci


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