World Ocean Council
The World Ocean Council (WOC) is the Global Blue Economy Business Organization - the international, cross-sectoral alliance for private sector leadership, collaboration and action on ocean sustainable development, stewardship and science. Companies from a range of industries worldwide are distinguishing themselves as leaders in “Corporate Ocean Responsibility”, including: shipping, oil and gas, tourism, fisheries, aquaculture, mining, renewable energy, ocean technology and investment. The broader WOC Network includes 35,000+ ocean industry stakeholders around the world. The WOC is a registered not-for-profit organization in the US, UK and France.