Ocean acidification is an emerging global concern and is a risk to marine biodiversity, ecosystems and human society. This event will highlight initiatives to address the challenges associated with ocean acidification, including the need for
greater international observation and coordination.
A new international Summary for Policymakers on Ocean Acidification (IGBP, IOC- UNESCO and SCOR) and the results of the recent IPCC findings on ocean acidification will be presented at this event.
Date: 18 November 2013
Venue: COP 19; The National Stadium, Warsaw; Room Gdansk
Organizers: IOC-UNESCO, IAEA, PML, WMO, IMO, SCOR, IGBP