Project ID 546GLO2008

Under the direct supervision of the Head of Marine Policy and Regional Coordination section, the Programme Specialist seconded by JAMSTEC will be responsible to assist in matters relating to law of the sea and transfer of marine technology by: - providing inputs to IOC initiatives relating to UNCLOS - Liaising with Member States on the implementation of activities and programmes on law of the sea, transfer of marine technology and marine scientific research - act as technical secretary for GEBCO -mobilising extra budget in support of the implementation of IOC's mandate relating to UNCLOS.

  • On-going

USD 321,735

Total Project Budget

USD 311,378

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.01.01
End Date 2022.12.31

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 Japan 321,735 311,378

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%