This one-day session of the Executive Council will act as the steering committee of the 29th Session of the IOC Assembly. 

Location: IOC-UNESCO, 7 Place de Fontenoy, 75007 Paris, France.

Website: http://ioc.unesco.org

Read more: EC-50 : 50th Session of the IOC Executive Council 20 June 2017, Paris, France

On Monday the 23rd January, UNESCO launched a training course on Oceanographic Data Management in Maputo, Mozambique. The course has been organized by the IOC through the its Sub Commission for Africa and the Adjacent Island States (IOCAFRICA) based at the UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa and…

Read more: Launch of a training course on Oceanographic Data Management in Maputo 23 Jan 2017

First triennial Oceans and Seas Global Conference. This high-level UN Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Fiji and Sweden, will coincide with the World Oceans Day, and seeks to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14 (Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development).

Read more: "Fiji" Conference - High-Level UN Conference to Support the Implementation of SDG 14 5 - 9 June 2017, United States

These five days course on the Application of Geographical Information System(GIS) on marine and coastal field was attended by 33 participants from  13 French speaking African countries such as Benin, Cameroon, Congo, DR Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Guinea, Morocco, Madagascar, Mauritania, Senegal, Togo and Tunisia and took place…

Read more: Application of Geographical Information System(GIS) on marine and coastal field- 16- 20 Janvier 2017, Dakar -Sénégal