A permanent member of the United Nations Security Council, the United Kingdom is a leader on global affairs and a significant actor in the effort to protect the world’s marine environment. In addition to its immediate territorial waters, the U.K. manages the pristine waters surrounding the Pitcairn Islands, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands, Tristan da Cunha, and other overseas territories.

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Project Eyes on the Seas

Protecting important marine areas, especially the reserves that guard some of Earth’s most...

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5 ways Americans and Europeans are different

Americans and Europeans often have different perspectives on individualism, the role of...

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Turning the Tide

Ending overfishing in north-western Europe

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The Pew Trusts

The Pew Trusts is a UK establishment of The Pew Charitable Trusts, a Pennsylvania (USA) non-profit corporation which is exempt from USA federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and classified as a public charity.  The Pew Charitable Trusts is headquartered in Philadelphia and registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State under entity number 3105890. The registered number of The Pew Trusts in the UK is FC029803.