The Two Shores Summit, the Mediterranean Forum, will be held in Marseille on 24th June 2019. The aim is to […]
Understanding, explaining & protecting the sea
The Paul Ricard Oceanographic Institute was founded by my grandfather Paul Ricard in 1966 in response to one of the first cases of industrial pollution in the Mediterranean. Through its research and public outreach activities, the Institute is addressing today's most pressing challenges: preservation of marine biodiversity, climate change, sustainable exploitation of living resources, and restoring coastal environments. As we race to save the Earth, the Ocean could be our second chance.