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ESA advanced training course on remote sensing of the Cryosphere, 11-16 June 2018, Svalbard (Norway)

As part of the Earth Observation (EO) Science for Society – Scientific Exploitation element of EOEP-5 program, the European Space Agency (ESA) is organising an advanced training course on remote sensing of the Cryosphere, devoted to train the next generation of scientists and specialists to exploit EO data for science and applications.

Monitoring Ocean Change in the 21st Century

Published in EOS Earth & Science News, 8 Sept 2017


Time series data sets, which contain measurements repeated over a span of decades, yield important insights into our oceans’ vital signs.


For full article visit: https://eos.org/features/monitoring-ocean-change-in-the-21st-century 


Invitation to participate in a South African research cruise onboard SA Agulhas II under the IIOE-2 programme

In 2014, the IOC of UNESCO adopted a resolution in support of the Second International Indian Ocean Expedition (IIOE-2), to run from 2015 to 2020. South Africa, being one of the countries affiliated to the IOC will be participating in the IIOE-2 through various activities. These activities were endorsed by the South African Cabinet in August 2017.

SCOR/IODE/POGO Side Event at UN Ocean Conference, Friday 9 June 2017

At the UN Ocean Conference taking place this week, SCOR will be hosting a side event, in collaboration with POGO and IODE, entitled, "Harnessing the Resources of International Ocean Science Organizations to Develop Capacity for Ocean Science in SIDS, LDCS and other Developing Countries"


The side event will be taking place:


on FRIDAY, 9 JUNE 2017

at 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM



POGO-PML AMT Fellowship 2017 - open for applications

POGO is pleased to announce that in partnership with Plymouth Marine Laboratory, it is offering a POGO-PML Visiting Fellowship for training on-board an Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT) cruise in 2017. Previously this has proved to be a very successful training programme providing hands-on, sea-going experience to young scientists from developing countries, and the opportunity to be involved in an internationally renowned scientific programme.



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