Meet all the endorsed Ocean Decade Actions

Italian Navy HIGH NORTH Program

Italian Navy Hydrographic Institute

Contribution, Create a digital representation of the Ocean

The Italian Navy - acting as national marine focal point for Arctic research - launched in 2017, the Pluriannual Joint Research Program in the Arctic, named HIGH NORTH and this is the proposed Decade Program.

A new three years activity is in progress with an enhanced overview having a look to the 3D mapping from satellite to seabed. The HIGH NORTH Program has three fundamental pillars represented by the 3 E: Exploration, Environment and Education, supported by the 3 C: Collaboration, Coordination and Cooperation.

Contact: Read Adm. Massimiliano NANNINI (