Future Policy Award 2012:
Oceans & Coasts

Celebrating Innovative Policy Solutions for the protection of oceans and coasts

How can we save the world’s oceans and coasts? This was the question the 2012 Future Policy Award explored. The winning policies were announced during a press conference at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on September 26. Carl Lewis, FAO Goodwill Ambassador; Veerle Vandeweerd, Director, UNDP Environment and Energy Group; Alexandra Wandel, Director, World Future Council and Lila H. Ratsifandrihamanana, Director, FAO Liaison Office with the United Nations, presented the winners.