Ocean Newsletter

【Ocean Newsletter】Back issues
【Since issue No.311 (2013.07.20), the Newsletter was renamed from the "Ship & Ocean Newsletter" to the "Ocean Newsletter".】


  • No.479 Jul 20, 2020
  • Towards a Blue Recovery
    SUNAMI Atsushi
    President of the Sasakawa Peace Foundation and President of the Ocean Policy Research Institute (OPRI)
  • No.478 July 5, 2020
  • For the Future Earth
    NISHIDA Kiyonori
    Director, Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
  • Divers in Support of Marine Development
    TETSU Yoshimatsu
    Chairman, Nihon Sensui Kyokai (Japan Diving Association)
  • BAN(Boat Assistance Network)— from the Start of the Project to the Present
    UEMORI Tatsuro
    Head, Rescue Project Division, Japan Marine Recreation Association
  • No.477 June 20, 2020
  • The Creation of New Industries through Blue Tech —the Shizuoka Marine Open Innovation Initiative—
    HASHIMOTO Masahiro
    Professor, School of Environment and Society, Tokyo Institute of Technology / General Producer and Board Member, Marine Open Innovation Institute
  • Homing Migration of Chum Salmon and Warming of Sea Surface Temperature —the effects on salmon love—
    URANO Akihisa
    Professor Emeritus, Hokkaido University / Advisor, Hokkaido Salmon Network
  • On Safe Snorkeling
    CHIASHI Koichi
    Professor, Ocean Policy Culture Division, Academic Research Institute, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology
  • No.476 June 5, 2020
  • The United Nations Decade of Ocean Science__ What Japan Can Do
    UEMATSU Mitsuo
    President, Center for Environmental Science in Saitama (CESS) / Emeritus Professor, The University of Tokyo / Member, Executive Planning Group, UNESCO International Oceanographic Commission (IOC)
  • Learning about the Ocean through the Multi-purpose MDA Service "Umi Shiru" 
    YOSHIDA Tsuyoshi
    Head, Marine Spatial Intelligence Office, Hydrographic and Oceanographic Department, Japan Coast Guard
  • Aiming to Become the Kobe University of the Sea —on establishing a Faculty of Ocean Policy and the Kaijin (God of the Sea) project—
    ABE Akihisa
    Professor, Graduate School of Maritime Sciences, Kobe University
  • No.475 May 20, 2020
  • FAO’s Sustainable Fisheries Initiative
    WATANABE Hiromoto
    Senior Fisheries Officer, Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
  • Opening of the New National Museum of Territory and Sovereignty
    TAKAI Susumu
    Special Research Fellow, Ocean Policy Research Institute, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation
  • "Bringing the Ocean into the Classroom" Project —sea urchins as an opportunity for ocean education—
    KIYOMOTO Masato
    Director, Marine and Coastal Research Center, Ochanomizu University
  • No.474 May 5, 2020
  • What Is The Impact of Marine Heatwaves on Marine Ecosystems?
    Ben P. Harvey
    Assistant Professor, Shimoda Marine Research Center, University of Tsukuba
  • The Real Image of Nami no Ihachi, as Seen from an Ocean Perspective
    ISHIKAWA Takeo
    Director, Kamogawa City Folk Museum, Chiba Prefecture
  • Introducing Ocean Education to Landlocked Areas
    SATO Hiroaki
    Project Lecturer, Science & Education Center, Ochanomizu University
  • No.473 April 20, 2020
  • Initiatives and Prospects for Barrier Free Maritime Transport Facilities
    YOSHIDA Tetsuro
    Executive Director and Promotion Division Barrierfree Transportation Head, Foundation for Promoting Personal Mobility and Ecological Transportation
    Assistant Manager, Promotion Division Barrierfree Transportation, Foundation for Promoting Personal Mobility and Ecological Transportation
  • On Hosting the World Congress of The Most Beautiful Bays in the World
    TAKAKUWA Koichi
    Director/Secretary, The Beautiful Toyama Bay Club
  • The Submergence of the Asian Megacity of Jakarta
    TAKEDA Yuri
    Environmental Journalist
  • No.472 April 5, 2020
  • The Ocean Noise Problem
    AKAMATSU Tomonari
    Director, Ocean Policy Research Department, Ocean Policy Research Institute, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation
  • The Reopening of Japanese Commercial Whaling as Seen in Foreign Media
    SASAKI Megumi
    Film Director
  • 2020 as the Ocean Super Year
    TSUNODA Tomohiko
    Senior Research Fellow, Ocean Policy Research Institute, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation