Ocean Finance

From Open Risk Manual

Definition

Ocean Finance denotes the segment of the financial system that facilitates economic activity that is directly linked to the Earth's oceans. In the context of Sustainable Finance it captures efforts towards financing the transition to a sustainable ocean economy.[1]

Segments

  • Marine renewable energy
  • Coastal and marine tourism
  • Maritime transportation
  • Ports
  • Seafood
  • Rising Tide: Mapping Ocean Finance for a New Decade, UNEP, 2021