Convened by the United Nations and hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, the “2020
United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14:
Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable
development” will be held from 2-6 June 2020 in Lisbon, Portugal.
Non-governmental organizations, civil society organizations, academic institutions, the scientific
community, the private sector, philanthropic organizations, major groups and other stakeholders
are invited to provide inputs on elements for the declaration as well as the themes for the
interactive dialogues for the 2020 UN Ocean Conference.