The development of human resources, alias ‘Education,’ is an essential component of the emerging new system of ‘governance.’ More important than territory, natural resources or capital: more blatantly so in the ocean than anywhere else; for ocean management and conservation is based on science and technology, and science and technology, in our century and the next, are knowledge based.


Introduction for the unpublished manuscript for a planned alumni book project, “IOI Alumni and the Future of Ocean Governance,” Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Elisabeth Mann Borgese Fonds, Reference code, MS-2-744, Box 301, Folder 2,