IOC is working closely with IAEA, namely on HAB CD. This cooperation is part of the IOC-IAEA-UNEP MoU (currently under renewal).
Under this cooperation framework individual participants and IAEA Project Participants are trained at the IOC HAB Centre (Copenhagen, Denmark) on a regular basis. HAB provides the training component of HAB species identification to IAEA regional project courses.
HAB attends the IAEA Capacity Development project planning workshops as advisor (Caribbean, SE Asia and South Pacific regional projects).
IAEA and HAB cooperate on HAB data compilation and organise joint data compilation training workshops. These link with DC, DIPS (OBIS-HAEDAT))
IAEA fund most of the activities fully.
Details on the joint HAB-IAEA training activities can be found in the IOC calendar.