Meet all the endorsed Ocean Decade Actions

OceanTeacher Global Academy: Building Capacity and Accelerated Technology Transfer for the Ocean Decade

UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE - Belgium

All Challenges, All Ocean Basins, Project

The OceanTeacher Global Academy (OTGA) provides a comprehensive internet-based training platform that supports classroom training, blended training, and online (distance) learning.

OTGA courses cover a range of topics addressing the priority areas of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, 2030 Agenda and its SDGs, as well as supporting the implementation of the IOC Capacity Development Strategy.

OTGA works with Decade partners to further develop, host and deliver Decade related capacity development (training) products and activities to meet capacity development priorities.

OTGA aims at assisting all countries to acquire the necessary capacity to equitably participate in, and benefit from, the Decade actions and related products and services.

Start Date: 01/01/2021
End Date: 31/12/2023

Lead Contact: Greg Reed (


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