2022 News

COARE Delivers Joint Closing Statement at INC-1

02 December 2022

After the big plastic treaty win, our Executive Director was invited to give closing remarks on behalf of all Civil Society at the Special Session of the UN Environment Assembly.

COARE delivers joint closing statement at first Plastics Treaty Negotiations

COARE delivers INC Opening Statement on Behalf of all NGOs

29 November 2022

COARE's Executive Director was given the privilege of speaking on behalf of all NGOs at the inaugural meeting of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC) to develop an international legally-binding instrument (treaty) to end Plastic Pollution.

COARE speaks on behalf of all NGOs at first Plastics Treaty negotiations

COARE received DEMA Community Champion Award

14 October 2022

DEMA’s annual Diving Community Champion Award recognizes DEMA-member companies that utilize their diving businesses and positions in the community to make a difference locally or on a broader scale. The Community Champion Awards are awarded to the top three DEMA-Member companies as voted by the DEMA Membership.

COARE wins DEMA Community Champion Award

Leaders Commit to Negotiate a new Global Plastics Treaty

02 March 2022

Today, the United Nations Environment Assembly voted to begin negotiations for a new legally binding treaty to address plastic pollution. COARE is proud to have helped negotiate this resolution's language, and, after working on this for nearly six years, to have been on the ground for the adoption.