World Oceans Day 2024

  • 10 Jun 2024

The day celebrated on June 8th with the theme – Awaken New Depths. The action theme for this year is - Catalysing action for our ocean and climate.

Key Points

  • The day is observed to create awareness and urge people to take measures in ensuring to restore the health of the oceans of the world.
  • In 1992, World Oceans Day was proposed at the Earth Summit that took place in Rio De Janeiro.
  • On 5th December 2008, The UN General Assembly designated June 8 to be observed as World Oceans Day every year.