Paulo Mirpuri is the founding partner of the Turn the Tide on Plastic team of the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 edition. With a Portuguese flag and two Portuguese sailors onboard, Bernardo Freitas and Frederico Melo, the team aims to amplify around the world the United Nations “Clean Seas” campaign, to protect our oceans.
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Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 10 Dezembro 2018
Global leader in sport and sustainability
The sustainability programme of Volvo Ocean Race with Principal Partner Mirpuri Foundation, created to find solutions to the impacts plastic is having on our seas, came out on top in...
Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 — 22 Novembro 2018
Race data revealed at expert conference
Unique information on the global concentration of microplastics pollution in our oceans has been presented at an international science conference in Lanzarote. The information was collected from seawater samples taken during...