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EMODnet resources for Global Stakeholders

EMODnet has an increasingly global outlook with an increasing number of datasets available through EMODnet services from seas and oceans beyond European waters, including across the Atlantic Ocean, the Southern Ocean and Arctic Ocean. The international user base is also growing from Africa to China, together with international blue economy industries.

Internationally, EMODnet already engages with the IODE and OBIS, contributing over 50% of European biogeographical datasets to EurOBIS. And EMODnet is also engaging with international initiatives and stakeholders outside of Europe to move towards greater harmonization and interoperability. This is essential to meet the goals set out in the International UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and contribute to a data and knowledge rich base for delivering the Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030) and others including the Nippon Foundation-GEBCO Seabed 2030 Project, the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and the COP21 Paris agreement on climate change.

Some international data initiatives that EMODnet collaborates with:

Some partnerships:

  • EMODnet Bathymetry Memorandum of Understanding with international Seabed 2030 / Nippon Foundation / GEBCO
  • EMODnet Biology partnerships with EurOBIS and OBIS

LATEST NEWS

EVENTS

Presentation of the Ocean Framework: A platform to help companies measure and reduce their impact on the ocean

During this SEArica webinar, Fondation de la Mer will present the Ocean Framework tool and discuss its benefits with a user company, with authors of the mission Starfish 2030 and with SEArica Members of the European Parliament.
17 Mar 2021
ONLINE EVENT

The 10th Ferrybox workshop - Save the date!

The 10th Ferrybox workshop will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden on 23-25 March 2021 hosted by SMHI.

More information on the programme and the registration will be available on ferrybox.org

23 Mar 2021 to 25 Mar 2021
Gothenburg, Sweden

Data Solutions for a Changing Ocean [online event]

Showcasing recent developments and future opportunities for engagement with a live Q&A with the EMODnet Biology Team
24 Mar 2021
ONLINE EVENT