Project ID 821GLO2000

The JPO will assist IOC agendas, policies and knowledge products, ensuring technical accuracy of deliverables, and contribute to the bi-annual work programme & budget of OSS/IOC; assist in the development of international ocean science, delivering scientific advice for ocean policy within IOC expertise, particularly on ocean science & ocean health, including harmful algal blooms, ocean plastics, nutrient pollution & climate change, and the oceans & human health interface; assist to develop, plan and implement scientific training courses, seminars, workshops; prepare background material, manuals, guides, activity reports; organize ocean science & health's data compilation and sharing.

  • On-going

USD 297,948

Total Project Budget

USD 241,998

Total Incurred Expenditures


Start Date 2020.11.04
End Date 2022.11.03

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 China 297,948 241,998

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
  • 50%
UNESCO Global Priorities and Priority Groups
  • Gender Equality | 10%
  • Priority Africa
  • Small Island Developing States