Healthy Seas

Founding Year: 2013

Staff: 8

Budget:

Marcel Kersten (Chair)

A joint venture of a non-profit organization and two businesses aiming for “sustainability, in both an environmental and an economic sense.” Therefore, they promote recycling waste “into high-quality raw material for brand new products such as socks, swim wear, carpets and other textiles.”

Work regions:

Publications:

Leadership: Marcel Kersten (Chair) and Veronika Mikos (Director)

Healthy Seas contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals


  Organization Type

  Geographic Foci

 Subjects

Related Content

Our world is in the midst of multiple crises, aggravated by the COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine.  This includes a crisis in education and learning, notably at K-12…

At the United Nations’ biodiversity summit in September 2020, political leaders from over 90 countries, including the European Union, agreed to commit to halting biodiversity loss by 2030. This represents…

A project from the National Geographic Explorer in Residence Enric Sala comprising scientists, explorers, economists, educators, filmmakers, communication strategists, operations specialists, and policy experts. Works for establishing marine protected areas—the…