Decade Collaborative Centre for the Southern Ocean Region (DCC-SOR)

Decade Collaborative Centre for the Southern Ocean Region (DCC-SOR)

Decade Collaborative Centre for the Southern Ocean Region (DCC-SOR) 2560 1707 Ocean Decade

Lead institution:

Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) – United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK)

SCAR is an international scientific organization established under the International Science Council. The primary objective of SCAR is to initiate, develop, and coordinate high-quality international scientific research in the Antarctic and Southern Ocean region and to provide advice to policymakers, specifically the Antarctic Treaty System, on issues related to the region.

SCAR is governed by a council, which is composed of Delegates from member countries and several of the Scientific Unions of the International Science Council that are members of SCAR.

Start Date: 2023
End Date: 2030

challenges: Protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity, Sustainably feed the global population, Understand and beat marine pollution
ocean_basins: Southern Ocean
type_of_action: Contribution


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