The UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development will provide a “once in a lifetime” opportunity for nations to work together to generate the global Ocean Science needed to support the sustainable development of our shared ocean. Scientifically underpinned ocean data and information will be key to delivery of the outcomes expected from this ambitious undertaking.
-Introduction of participants
-UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development
-Ocean data and information services of the UN partners
-ODISCat, ODIS and OCEAN INFOHUB
-Inter-sessional working group to propose a strategy on ocean data and information stewardship for the UN Ocean Decade (IWG-SODIS)
-Discussions and next steps
-Closing of the meeting