Project ID 525GLO2001

The project will support the implementation of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (the Ocean Decade) which commenced implementation on 1 January 2021. The Ocean Decade is a UN-led global initiative that aims to convene diverse actors around the work to generate critical ocean science for sustainable development solutions. Structured around ten Ocean Decade Challenges it addresses issues ranging from marine pollution, ecosystem management, and climate change to ocean observations, ocean data management and capacity development.

  • On-going

USD 240,705

Total Project Budget

USD 109,833

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2022.07.01
End Date 2024.03.31
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)
Voluntary Contribution - Tightly Earmarked Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Canada 240,705 109,833

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
  • 100%