IOC Science and Communication Centres on Harmful Algae
The IOC Science and Communication Centres on Harmful Algae is an IOC-UNESCO decentralized Programme Office located at University of Copenhagen (Denmark) operated in cooperation with a number of partner research institutions.
Science and Communication Centre on Harmful Algae - Copenhagen
The Centre in Copenhagen was established in 1995 as a decentralized IOC Programme Office for the IOC Harmful Algal Bloom Programme.
It is established at the Department of Biology of the University of Copenhagen, as a joint activity between the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and this University.
Associated scientific staff of the UoC, Marine Biological Section, the Danish Natural History Museum, and the Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences:
Associated partners in the Centre:
The Centre has a strategy with three normative foci:
This is implemented through a number of core activites:
Hosted by UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE Oostende, Belgium