Lab Methodology

About the Lab

The Sustainable Oceans Lab is a social lab. It is built on the idea that just as we have scientific and technical labs to address our scientific and technical challenges, we need social labs to address our socio-economic and political challenges.

The types of activities that the Sustainable Oceans Lab engages in have several qualities in common. They: 

  • Bring together diverse actors
  • Generate systemic understanding
  • Foster collaboration
  • Enable creativity and experimentation
  • Are participatory

Current Offerings: 

The types of activities that the Sustainable Ocean Lab develops and implements with partners include: 

Transformative Scenarios Processes

Social Innovation Labs 

Knowledge exchanges Learning Journeys


Courses and Trainings

Coaching and accompaniment