51st session of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) Executive Council

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Each year, IOC's Executive Council reviews issues and items from on-going work plans, and makes preparations for the Assemblies, which meet once per biennium.
Discussions at this year’s Executive Council will cover, inter alia, the following topics:
⁃ Roger Revelle Memorial Lecture
⁃ UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030)
⁃ Second edition of the Global Ocean Science Report
⁃ Conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction (BBNJ)
⁃ Global Ocean Observing System
⁃ Ocean literacy
⁃ Global Climate Observing System
⁃ World Climate Research Programme


Type of Event Category 2-Intergovernmental meeting
Start 03.07.2018 10:00 local time
End 06.07.2018 13:00 local time
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Focal point Boned, Patrice
Contact Patrice Boned (p.boned@unesco.org)
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 7, place de Fontenoy
Room Room IV
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French, Spanish
Estimated number of participants
Official Website
Link 1 Visit IOC's website
Link 2 Provisional timetable
Link 3 Provisional agenda
Link 4