All-Atlantic Talks

The All-Atlantic Talks Podcast series discusses the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance values and ambitions, highlighting the need for cooperation across an Ocean that connects many in different countries.

The episodes explore collaboration efforts around the Alliance’s key priority themes including Science Diplomacy, Open science and Ocean data sharing, Ocean Literacy and society awareness, sustainable blue growth and marine biotechnology, training, capacity building, and marine research infrastructures.

The podcast is being developed under the scope of the EU-funded project AANChOR CSA, which aims to support the implementation of the EU-Brazil-South Africa Belém Statement, its related All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance and the construction of the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Community, through the reinforcement of the international cooperation framework between many countries that border the Atlantic Ocean.

Enjoy lively discussions of invited guests from all around the Atlantic Ocean and learn about ongoing cooperation initiatives experiences and their benefits, future plans, and solutions for a better and more sustainable management of our Atlantic Ocean

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Atlantic ECOsystems assessment
This Episode has the objective of discussing the role of the Atlantic microbiome in driving the dynamics of Atlantic ecosystems, focussing on three pillars of research: microbiomes, plastic and the plastisphere, and seascape connectivity, in the scope of improving knowledge for better management of the Atlantic Ocean and its ecosystem services.
AANCHOR – All AtlaNtic Cooperation for Ocean Research and innovation
Challenges for Management and Governance in the Atlantic Ocean
The episode discusses actions aimed at fostering new challenges and finding new and attractive formats to include the most diverse actors that develop activities in the scope of management and governance of the Atlantic Ocean, providing educational perspectives for young talents who operate in the field of marine sciences. The actions presented are part of the “All Atlantic Training Platform” (AATP), supported by the All Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance and the AANChOR CSA. This episode is held in Portuguese language.
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All-Atlantic Ocean Capacity Development and Training Platform
This episode has the objective of discussing the All-Atlantic Ocean Capacity Development and Training Platform, which has the aim of establishing an “All Atlantic Training Platform” (AATP), which aims to streamline and bring together existing training measures, new challenges and find new and attractive formats to include all stakeholders, thus targeting to provide best possible education perspectives for young talents.
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Transatlantic information and data sharing in the All-Atlantic Space
This episode has the objective of discussing the role of information and data sharing in the Atlantic Ocean and the importance of international cooperation, addressing the principles which guide this cooperation and the achievements made so far.
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All-Atlantic Ocean Research Ambassadors: experiences from Brazil
This episode has the objective of discussing the importance of the new generations to become actors of change in their communities, by promoting stewardship of the Atlantic Ocean’s sustainable development.
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Marine Research Infrastructures & International Cooperation in the Atlantic Ocean
This episode has the objective of discussing the importance of Marine Research Infrastructures and international cooperation along and across the Atlantic Ocean, improving access and sharing principles in this context.
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Blue Schools and Ocean Literacy
The second episode discusses the concept of Blue Schools and activities carried out along the Atlantic in the scope of Ocean Literacy, featuring best practices, visions, and expected impact on the short and medium-term, together with Ronaldo Christofoletti, Associate Professor, Institute of Marine Sciences, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), Brazil, Raquel Lorenz Pena Costa, Portuguese Blue School Program coordinator, Portuguese Ministry of the Sea, Caitlin Ransom, member of the Science Engagement team at the South African Environmental Observation Network, Nozi Hambaze, Science and Engagement Officer, South African Environmental Observation Network, and Thando Mazomba, All-Atlantic Ocean Youth Ambassador representing South Africa. 
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Science Diplomacy in the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance
The first episode discusses the role of science diplomacy in the All-Atlantic Ocean Research Alliance, focusing on its values, ambitions and perspectives for the future, together with John Bell, European Commission, Maria Zaira Turchi, CNPq/MCTI – Brazil and Yonah Seleti, DST -South Africa, Co-Chairs of the Belém Statement on Atlantic Research Cooperation.

This website is developed by the AANChOR Coordination and Support Action, aimed to support the implementation of the Belém Statement, which has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 818395.