Our Ambassadors

These supporters are just some of many who are working to establish a network of designated, no-take marine reserves and marine protected areas in Antarctica’s Southern Ocean.

Our Partner Organisations

Our partner organisations are part of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance working together to establish a network of designated, no-take marine reserves and marine protected areas in Antarctica’s Southern Ocean.

Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition

The Antarctic Ocean Alliance is a project of the Antarctic and Southern Ocean Coalition (ASOC). Founded in 1978, ASOC is a coalition of over 30 non-government organisations working to preserve the Antarctic continent and its surrounding Southern Ocean.

The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Pew Charitable Trusts works globally to establish pragmatic, science-based policies that protect our oceans, conserve our wild lands and promote the clean energy economy.


Greenpeace is the leading independent campaigning organization that uses peaceful direct action and creative communication to expose global environmental issues.

Oceans 5

Oceans 5 is a global funder’s collaborative, comprised of new and experienced philanthropists, committed to protecting the five oceans of the planet. The group collectively focuses its investments and support on large-scale, opportunistic projects and campaigns aimed at significantly expanding marine reserves and constraining overfishing.

Mission Blue

The Mission Blue Sylvia Earle Alliance (SEA) works to explore and care for the ocean and is committed to inspiring a sea change in public awareness, access and support for marine protected areas worldwide.

The Last Ocean

The Last Ocean was started in 2004 to promote the establishment of a marine protected area (MPA) to conserve the pristine qualities of the Ross Sea, Antarctica.

International Fund for Animal Welfare

Founded in 1969, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) saves individual animals, animal populations and habitats through projects all over the world.

Humane Society International

The Humane Society International (HSI) seeks to create a humane and sustainable world for all animals, including people.

Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society

The Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS) is a leading global charity dedicated to defending whales and dolphins from the threats they face.

International Polar Foundation

The International Polar Foundation supports polar scientific research for the advancement of knowledge, the promotion of informed action on climate change, and the development of a sustainable society.

Greenovation Hub

The Greenovation Hub is a non-government organisation specialising in innovative environmental campaigns in China.

Blue Marine Foundation


DEEPWAVE was founded in 2003 to contribute to the development and promotion of environmentally compatible structures for the ecological systems of the high and deep sea.

Korean Federation for Environmental Movement

The Korean Federation for Environmental Movement (KFEM) is the first and largest environmental organisation in Korea and focuses on a range of issues including polluting industries, Korea’s nuclear expansion policies and marine protection.

Forest & Bird

Forest & Bird is New Zealand’s largest independent conservation organisation that works to preserve the country’s natural heritage and native species.


Our Associate Partners

BLOOM Association

Created in 2004 in France, BLOOM Association is a non-profit organisation whose mission it is to protect the oceans by informing the public about the current state of oceanic environments and educating people about the way forward.


The Natural Resources Defence Council (NRDC) is a US-based environmental action group combining the grassroots power of 1.3 million members and online activists with the courtroom clout and the expertise of more than 350 lawyers, scientists and other professionals.


Oceana was founded 2001 to work solely to protect the world’s oceans.

Plant a Fish

Plant a Fish’s initiatives empower and educate local communities through the action of “re-planting” aquatic species of plants and animals in environmentally stressed areas to make a positive impact. We impassion people to champion the stewardship of the natural world around them and beyond.


The TerraMar Project promotes awareness, responsibility and transparency of the high seas. Our web-based nonprofit is empowering the global community to act, via education and social engagement to protect the largest and least protected place on our planet. We believe in the Law of the Commons, which is why your citizenship to the ocean is critical to our success. Becoming a citizen of The TerraMar Project gives a voice to marine life that cannot speak for themselves.

The Ocean Project

The Ocean Project advances ocean conservation in partnership with zoos, aquariums, and museums (ZAMs) around the world.


OceanCare is a Swiss non-profit organisation founded in 1989.  It has a strong commitment to realistic and cooperative initiatives. The association works at national and international level in the areas of whaling, industrial fishing, environmental changes, seal hunting and dolphin captivity.