OCEANS: State Dept. sets dates for world conference on oceans' health Jessica Estepa, E&E reporter Published: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 The State Department will host a world oceans conference in June, Secretary of State John Kerry announced yesterday. Please subscribe to Greenwire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.