On occasion of EU Ocean Week 2022, blue NGOs organised the high-level event: “There is no ocean B. What we must do to restore our blue planet”. The event focused on the progress made by the EU to solve the current ocean related challenges as well as on the policy solutions to enable the ocean to thrive. Among the speakers, representatives of the EU institutions, fisheries sector, marine NGOs and a young activist. An artistic performance brought the audience closer to the sea.