Project One Ocean
Exploring the Antarctic Treaty in 2056 (panel discussion)

Exploring the Antarctic Treaty in 2056 (panel discussion)

On Thursday, 14 July 2016 NZAYC hosted a panel discussion Exploring the Antarctic Treaty in 2056 in collaboration with the McGuinness Institute. The panel discussed New Zealand’s intent in 1956 and then explored what our interest might look like 100 years later. It was fantastic to bring the Wellington ocean community together and build a narrative through the diverse...
Study abroad student reflects on life at sea and her time at the Institute

Study abroad student reflects on life at sea and her time at the Institute

We were lucky enough to have Hoai-Nam Bui, a 3rd year student at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota studying geology and biology join us at the Institute for a week. We first met at the Sea Semester event in March 2016. Below is Hoai-Nam’s reflections on her travels round New Zealand. This past week, I have...
American students joined us to discuss ocean conservation

American students joined us to discuss ocean conservation

As part of the McGuinness Institute’s Project One Ocean, on 11 March 2016 we hosted a public discussion exploring ocean conservation in New Zealand. The Institute was joined by academics and students from the Sea Education Association SEA Semester programme, as well as members of the wider Wellington ocean community. A group presenting their whale...
Two days to go: Sea Education Association - Public Discussion

Two days to go: Sea Education Association – Public Discussion

Only two more days until the McGuinness Institute hosts a public discussion exploring ocean conservation. We will be joined by twenty-two students from the Sea Education Association SEA Semester programme, who will arrive in Wellington on the SSV Robert C. Seamans. They will share their ocean conservation projects and engage in a wider discussion on how we might best...
Interested in Oceans Governance: Join us on Friday, 11 March 2016 from 12.30pm

Interested in Oceans Governance: Join us on Friday, 11 March 2016 from 12.30pm

Join us for our Project One Ocean event: Sea Education Association: Public Discussion 12.30 pm ­– 2.00 pm on Friday, 11 March 2016 McGuinness Institute, Level 2, 5 Cable St, Wellington, New Zealand RSVP:  11march@mcguinnessinstitute.org by Tuesday, 8 March Twenty-two students from the Sea Education Association SEA Semester programme – a Boston University accredited study abroad programme –...
Join us for our upcoming Project One Ocean event: Sea Education Association public discussion

Join us for our upcoming Project One Ocean event: Sea Education Association public discussion

Join us for our Project One Ocean event: Sea Education Association: Public Discussion 12.30 pm ­– 2.00 pm on Friday, 11 March 2016 McGuinness Institute, Level 2, 5 Cable St, Wellington, New Zealand RSVP: 11march@mcguinnessinstitute.org Twenty-two students from the Sea Education Association SEA Semester programme – a Boston University accredited study abroad programme – will...
Think Piece 22: Proposal for the Creation of an Oceans Institution is now published!

Think Piece 22: Proposal for the Creation of an Oceans Institution is now published!

The Institute is pleased to announce the launch of Think Piece 22: Proposal for the Creation of an Oceans Institution. This think piece suggests that one key building block necessary to deliver robust ocean governance is missing – an oceans institution. This new government institution would act as both a chronicler and a steward of ocean policy. It...
Lionel Carter shares his observations on ocean governance

Lionel Carter shares his observations on ocean governance

Later this week we will launch a discussion paper on a proposal to government for the creation of an oceans institution – outlining why New Zealand needs to establish such an institution and what it might look like (Discussion Paper 2015/01). As a precursor, we are working hard to have all our one ocean research publicly available...
Wendy McGuinness launches the One Ocean report

Wendy McGuinness launches the One Ocean report

Later this week we will launch a discussion paper on a proposal to government for the creation of an oceans institution – outlining why New Zealand needs to establish such an institution and what it might look like (Discussion Paper 2015/01). As a precursor, we are working hard to have all our one ocean research publicly available...
James Tremlett explains the narrative of the One Ocean report

James Tremlett explains the narrative of the One Ocean report

Later this week we will launch a discussion paper on a proposal to government for the creation of an oceans institution – outlining why New Zealand needs to establish such an institution and what it might look like (Discussion Paper 2015/01). As a precursor, we are working hard to have all our one ocean research publicly available...
Bronwen Golder shares her observations on ocean governance

Bronwen Golder shares her observations on ocean governance

Later this week we will launch a discussion paper on a proposal to government for the creation of an oceans institution – outlining why New Zealand needs to establish such an institution and what it might look like (Discussion Paper 2015/01). As a precursor, we are working hard to have all our one ocean research publicly available...
Tim Naish shares his observations on ocean governance

Tim Naish shares his observations on ocean governance

Later this week we will launch a discussion paper on a proposal to government for the creation of an oceans institution – outlining why New Zealand needs to establish such an institution and what it might look like (Discussion Paper 2015/01). As a precursor, we are working hard to have all our one ocean research publicly available...