UNESCO and the Ocean: information meeting

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The ocean, our common heritage, is rich in resources which need to be preserved.

Information meeting on the activities of the Organization to update the Permanent Delegates and Observers to UNESCO on the activities of the Organization in the context of "UNESCO and the Ocean".
The purpose of this information meeting, to be chaired by Ms Watson-Wright, Executive Secretary and Assistant Director-General for the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC of UNESCO), is to update the Permanent Delegations and Observers on the status of the Organization's actions in the context of the Ocean: IOC activities as well as those implemented in the context of the World Heritage Marine Programme, the Underwater Cultural Heritage convention and in collaboration with the Education Sector.


Type of Event Information Meeting with Permanent Delegations
Start 13.09.2013 09:30 local time
End 13.09.2013 11:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Watson-wright, Wendy
Organizer IOC
Contact r.herve@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Hqs
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room XI
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants
Official Website UNESCO.int for Member States and their National Commissions
Link 1 UNESCO ‘One Planet, One Ocean’
Link 2 UNESCO’s Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
Link 3 World Heritage Marine Programme
Link 4 Underwater Cultural Heritage