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海洋健康之战

纽约——海洋正在发生变化——但不是向着好的方向。成熟的科学证据表明,海洋变得更空、更暖、酸性更强,导致海洋生物严重承压。但也有好消息:证据同时显示海洋可以再生,世界各国已经就共同实现这一目标达成一致。

世界领导人于2015年9月通过海洋可持续发展目标(SDG14),也是联合国2030年可持续发展议程的组成部分。该议程包括重要目标,如减轻海洋酸化、保护栖息地及物种保护、大幅减少污染和结束导致非法捕捞和过度捕捞的渔业补贴。

最终,海洋可持续发展目标承诺保护海洋,并确保人类未来能够对海洋进行持续利用。但这只有通过大胆和急迫的行动才能实现,而这样的行动必须得到民众和企业的共同支持。

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