Project ID 529GLO2000

This IPBC Support Project undertakes engagement, communication and coordination activities that support and contribute to the vision and goals of the International Partnership for Blue Carbon (IPBC). The IPBC connects governments, scientists and non-government agencies with the vision to protect, manage or restore blue Carbon (BC) ecosystems for climate change. The IPBC's desired outcome is for countries with significant BC to establish policies for the protection of BC and to be implementing management plans or restoration projects.

  • On-going

USD 251,603

Total Project Budget

USD 251,573

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.06.18
End Date 2023.01.31

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 Australia 251,603 251,573

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
  • 55%
  • 35%
  • 10%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Priority Africa
  • Small Island Developing States