ERIC Number: ED085210
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972-Oct
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Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Seventh Session. Summary Report.
United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).
A summary of discussions on agenda items is presented in this report. Besides the financial, administrative, and constitutional aspects, the topics concentrate on long-term and expanded oceanic exploration programs, conduct and follow-up of cooperative investigations, legal problems in the scientific investigations of the oceans, and education and training in marine science. Proposals for global investigations of pollution in the marine environment are dealt with in connection with the cooperative study. The work group activities are examined in terms of the Tsunami warning system, oceanic data management, and monitoring marine pollution. Three lectures on matters concerning the Indian Ocean delivered in the session are reported. Included in the appendices are the abstracts of the lectures, a list of participants, two copies of opening addresses, the agenda, a list of the Member States, a summary of abbreviations and definitions, adopted resolutions, a summary report of the extraordinary session, and rationalization for the structure of the UNESCO oceanography organizations. (CC)
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Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Paris (France).