Ian Urbina, Director, The Outlaw Ocean Project
Updated: Jun 1, 2022
In collaboration with the Commonwealth Club of California we had the pleasure of speaking with Ian Urbana, director of The Outlaw Ocean Project, a nonprofit journalism organization based in Washington, D.C., that focuses on environmental and human rights concerns at sea globally.
There are few remaining frontiers on our planet. But perhaps the wildest, and least understood, are the world’s oceans: too big to police, and under no clear international authority, these immense regions of treacherous water play host to rampant criminality and exploitation.