Romain Troublé, General Director of the Tara Ocean Foundation and President of Ocean and Climate platform (POC)

[COP26] Making the Ocean our best ally in the fight against climate change

Friday, November 5 What is a COP? COP means ‘Conference of Parties’. The Parties are the signatory states of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), signed at the Earth Summit in Rio in 1992, meet. The objective of the UNFCCC is for States to implement actions to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions

Become an artist-in-residence aboard the schooner Tara

Become an artist-in-residence aboard the schooner Tara

Science has always been a source of inspiration for artists. Aboard the  schooner, they observe and transcribe, according to their sensitivity and  imagination, the richness of the oceans, the research, and daily life in close  quarters.  Calls for residency  On each new mission, residencies aboard the schooner are an opportunity to  cultivate different perspectives, create

Plankton sample after filteration through a 10 micron filter ©Sarah Fretwell // Tara Ocean Foundation

COP : is a happy ending possible ?

November 16th, 2021, National climate action plans far from the goal of 1.5°C In the COP26 negotiation spaces, we no longer discuss whether or not there is a climate crisis, as it has been the case for too long in the past. It was time to discuss solutions for mitigating the effects of climate change

Become a partner

Become a partner

Why become a partner of Fondation Tara Océan? Companies, corporate foundations, private endowment foundations and funds provide essential support to the work of Fondation Tara Océan. Our wish is to establish sincere and lasting collaborations with each of our partners. Within the reaches of general interest, the partnerships established enable the foundation to develop its work and respond to emergencies linked to

Become a volunteer for the Tara Ocean Foundation

On stopovers during expeditions in France and abroad Become a Tara guide, telling the schooner’s story. Participate in events at quay: helping with logistics, guiding the public,  Sharing information as an interpreter.  During one-time events (festivals, Fête de la Science) throughout France workshops and awareness-raising activities for the general public At Tara Ocean Foundation headquarters