Scientific Committee on Oceanic Research
Type of Structure: committee / commission
Regional Scope: global
Parent Organisations: ICSU
Child Organisations: IMBER, SOLAS
No more in operation: GLOBEC, IMAGES
Duration : 0 to present
Contact Address: no office contact defined

holding an official function in SCOR

General information and objectives

SCOR was established to further international activity in all branches of oceanic research. SCOR carries out this responsibility by examining problems and enhancing international action through its working groups, via improvements in methodology and design of critical experiments and measuring programmes. SCOR is the lead organization responsible for the development of the JOFS Core Project of IGBP and acts as the Scientific Advisor to IOC. The Global Ocean Ecosystems Dynamics (GLOBEC) International program is being planned and implemented by SCOR. Other activities extend to development of science policy and national and international cooperation and collaboration with WMO, WCRP(TOGA).

International Directory of Global Environmental Research (GER)
Initiatives, Programmes and Organisations (Version 3, 1993)
published by the UK Global Environmental Research (GER) Office

For further details, link to the SCOR Home Page

Last update: 11/19/14
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2020)

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