In early 2021, BCI granted its Community Awards for Ocean-Related Climate Solutions to six different communities around the world. Join us on a sail around the globe to visit the final winners of its Community Awards making a difference for People, Ocean and Planet!


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Meet our winners

Two Years On: Quotes from Our Winners

"...BCI’s financial support was absolutely critical seed funding for the Blue Action Lab ... We were able to pay staff, develop the organization and expand our array of activities.  The Blue Climate Summit was a peak experience in terms of professional community-building, cultural experience and expansion of our sphere of concern on an international level. "

Jeff Stoike  
Blue Action Lab  
The Bahamas  
September 21, 2023

"...recently we have launched (100% electric fishing and research boat) INTI I into the sea with great joy."

Andrés Espíndola  
Futuro Sostenible  
August 29, 2023

Meet Our Community Award Judges!

Daniela Fernandez

Founder and CEO of Sustainable Ocean Alliance, award-winning social entrepreneur.

Kate Brown

Executive Director, Global Island Partnership (GLISPA)

Tamatoa Bambridge

Research Director, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Centre for Island Research and Environmental Observatory (CRIOBE).