- Section 1
The Strategic Research Agenda outlines a roadmap to boost Oceans and Human Health research capacity in Europe. It will promote public health, protect regional seas and safeguard the global ocean.
- Section 2
Target action area 1: Sustainable seafood for healthy people
Our vision for food from the oceans is for fish and seafood to be healthy, nutritious, safe and accessible to all, while ensuring sustainability of fisheries and aquaculture.
- Section 3
Target Action Area 2: Blue spaces, tourism and well-being
Improved individual and community physical and mental health and well-being through enhanced interactions with healthy blue spaces that are sustainably managed.
- Section 4
Target Action Area 3: Marine biodiversity, medicine and biotechnology
Targeting approaches to the use of marine biodiversity in disease prevention while preserving marine ecosystems.
- Section 5
Given its complexity, the development of OHH research will require transdisciplinary and trans-sector collaborations across many stakeholder groups.
- Section 6
Priorities and overarching recommendations
Several priorities and overarching recommendations emerge from this Strategic Research Agenda in relation to research.
H2020 SOPHIE Consortium (2020) A Strategic Research Agenda for Oceans and Human Health in Europe. H2020 SOPHIE Project. Ostend, Belgium. ISBN: 9789492043894 DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3696561