Ocean Science Day
Ocean Science Day (OSD) in an event aimed at supporting the discussions and deliberations of the Assembly of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, which is composed by one hundred-fifty Member States.
OSD provides an informal venue to discuss science issues that may need to be elucidated for the purpose of better informed decisions on international scientific cooperation in support of the world ocean. br /br /OSD 2019 will be held during the 30th session of the IOC Assembly (IOC 30), in the morning of 27 June 2019. In the afternoon of the same day, the IOC Assembly will discuss recent developments related to the continuous design of the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021–2030) and deliberate accordingly.