UNESCO/IOC Project Office for IODE
|Type||International / Intergovernmental|
The programme "International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange" (IODE) of the "Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission" (IOC) of UNESCO
was established in 1961.
Its purpose is to enhance marine research,
exploitation and development, by facilitating the exchange of
oceanographic data and information between participating Member States,
and by meeting the needs of users for data and information products.