Diversity Equity Inclusion and Justice
Educating younger generations is timelier than ever. Arming marine educators with proper tools and resources can raise a new generation that is conscious, proactive, and invested in the health of the ocean and our planet.
After the 2022 UN Ocean Conference, we hope to see continued progress toward ensuring the voices of those with the power to make change, and those who are most affected by climate change and ocean destruction, are heard.
The Ocean Foundation has committed to Green 2.0’s Pay Equity Pledge, a campaign to take corrective actions to remediate pay disparities.
This year, we’d like to challenge both our supporters AND ourselves to put additional effort in identifying new ways to address the plights the African American community faces, and dismantling systems in place.
Check out Auburn University’s Alumnus Spotlight on our very own Eddie Love.
CLOSED – Request for Proposal: Experienced Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice (D.E.I.J.) Consultant
A Strategic and Organizational Equity Assessment and associated trainings to deepen The Ocean Foundation’s (TOF) Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice (D.E.I.J.) efforts.
On July 11, many of us heard about the protests in Cuba. For six decades Cuba has been a model of stability in Latin America, but to TOF’s Fernando Bretos, this time feels different.
“Juneteenth” has been recognized by black communities in the U.S. since 1865, but only recently has it turned into a national reckoning. And while acknowledging Juneteenth as a holiday is a step in the right direction, deeper conversations and actions should take place every day.
Green 2.0 Deputy Director Adriane Alicea talked with The Ocean Foundation’s Eddie Love about drawing strength from community, how to use organization resources to promote equity and not worrying about having uncomfortable conversations.
Moriah Byrd is a young conservationist seeking to find her footing in a sector that lacks diverse representation. Our team invited Moriah to share her experiences and insight related to her budding career in marine conservation.
Jordan Alexander Williams, is a Queer Hoodoo, earth tender & future ancestor, moving towards life and shaping change. Not only is Jordan all of the things above and more, but they live their life unapologetically as they fight for universal justice.
To encourage normalizing D.E.I.J. conversations across the environmental sector, Eddie Love invited powerful individuals in the sector to raise awareness, inform, and inspire our collective industry to know better, be better, and do better.