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Action Pledges

Title

Sea level rise and extremes monitoring and prediction through the Global Ocean Observing System

Partner UNESCO - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)

Date of submission 01/06/2008

Description

IOC Action pledge I

The purpose of this project is to provide reliable and accurate scientifically-based information and early warnings on local sea level rise and extreme sea level events.

This pledge contributes to the areas of work data and observations and climate related risks and extreme events.

Further information

ACCC
http://ioc3.unesco.org/accc/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=2&Itemid=2
GOOS
http://www.ioc-goos.org/
UNEP
http://www.unep.org/
WCRP
http://wcrp.wmo.int/wcrp-index.html
WMO
http://www.wmo.int/pages/index_en.html

Regional focus All regions
Sector Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Monitoring and evaluation
Other
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
NWP work area Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Target group Policy makers
Practitioners

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.


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