Project ID 2210316032

The Subcommission strategy stresses the importance of Capacity Development Programmes addressing Member States needs in close partnership with IOC Global Programmes, WMO, UNDP, UNEP and other UN, international and regional organisations and programmes and with the academia and universities to assist Member States in achieving sustainable use of the ocean and coastal zone and its resources, and the implementation of UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, especially SDG14, and the co-design and co-delivery of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development 2021-2030. The Capacity Development efforts implemented in the IOCARIBE Region should have a particular focus in strengthening the institutions and establishing strong partnerships to ensure a long lasting capacity.

  • On-going

USD 40,000

Total Project Budget

USD 23,108

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.01.01
End Date 2023.12.31
Benchmark as of 2023.06.30

Geographical Scope and Beneficiaries

Country Allocation

Financial plan

Type of Funding Uses of Funding Sources of Funding Project Budget (USD) Incurred Expenditures (USD)
Assessed Contribution - Assessed Contribution Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Contribution to Regular Budget 40,000 23,108

Project contributes to

Contribution to UNESCO Results Framework 2022-2025
Sector: Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission
Outcome 3 - Enhance knowledge for climate action, biodiversity, water and ocean management, and disaster risk reduction Output: 3.IOC1 - Member States critically supported in strengthening their capacity to conduct marine scientific research, generate knowledge, and develop and implement science-based tools, services, and policies in order to reverse the decline in ocean health and accelerate the transition towards sustainable management of ocean-related risks and opportunities
Contribution to Sustainable Development Goals
  • 25%
  • 60%
  • 15%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Small Island Developing States | 60%