The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO is the United Nations body for ocean science, ocean observatories, ocean data and information exchange, and ocean services such as Tsunami warning systems. Its mission is to promote international cooperation and to coordinate programmes in research, services and capacity building to learn more about the nature and resources of the oceans and coastal areas, and to apply this knowledge to improved management, sustainable development and protection of the marine environment and the decision making processes of States.
IOC Oceans - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
Forschungsorganisationen und Fachgesellschaften
Redaktion: von DLR PT Länder / Organisationen: UNESCO Themen: Förderung Geowissenschaften